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Installation Overview -- Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico

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Installation Overview -- Kirtland Air Force Base, New Mexico

Kirtland Air Force Base is divided as Kirtland East and Kirtland West. Major Kirtland East organizations include: the host 377th Air Base Wing, the Nuclear Weapons Center (NWC), the Air Force Operational Test and Evaluation Center (AFOTEC), the Air Force Inspection Agency (AFIA), the Air Force Safety Center, Sandia National Laboratories, U.S. Department of Energy. Major organizations on Kirtland West are: Air Force Research Laboratory, Kirtland NCO Academy, New Mexico Air National Guard, the Kirtland Contracting Center, and the 58th Special Operations Wing. There are over 100 associate organizations on Kirtland AFB.

Directions from the Airport to to Kirtland Inn (Lodging Office) via the Wyoming Gate

Exit airport via Yale Blvd. Turn right onto Central Ave (going east toward mountains). Continue down Central (about 2.5 miles) to Wyoming Blvd. Turn right on Wyoming and go straight into the base, Wyoming Gate). At the gate you will need to get a pass to get on base. Turn left onto Club Road just inside the Wyoming gate. Continue past Mountain View Club and turn right on 18th Street. The Lodging Office will be on the right side of the street.

Airport Transportation -- The Sunport of Albuquerque does not offer mass transit nor military shuttles. Taxis are the only form of transportation.

Directions if Driving North or South on I-25

If you are driving north or south on Interstate 25 take Interstate 40 east (toward Santa Rosa)to Wyoming Blvd. Turn right (south) on Wyoming Blvd and continue until you come to the Kirtland AFB Wyoming Gate. At the gate you will need to get a pass to get on base. Turn left onto Club Road just inside the Wyoming gate. Continue past Mountain View Club and turn right on 18th Street. The Lodging Office will be on the right side of the street.

If you are driving east or west on I-40

Take the Wyoming Blvd Exit and turn south on Wyoming Blvd until you come to the Kirtland AFB Wyoming Gate. At the gate you will need to get a pass to get on base. Turn left onto Club Road just inside the Wyoming gate. Continue past Mountain View Club and turn right on 18th Street. The Lodging Office will be on the right side of the street.

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