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Nebraska Air Force Bases (1)


  • Offutt AFB Bellevue

  • Offutt Air Force Base is operated by Air Combat Command and located in Sarpy Count, near Omaha, Nebraska. It was built in 1918 and is currently home to the 55th Wing, the largest Wing of the Air Combat Command, the US Strategic Command Headquarters, the Air Force Weather Agency, the Omaha operating location of the Defense Finance and Accounting Services, etc. It is named after First Lieutenant Jarvis Offutt, an Omaha native who was a World War I airman. The first two bombers built to drop atomic bombs were built in Offutt AFB. The base was also home to the Strategic Home Command. It has a population of 8,901 military and civilian personnel and their families, and retirees.