Fandom

1945-1991: Cold War world Wiki.

Incirlik Air Base

1,666pages on
this wiki
Add New Page
Talk0 Share
Incirlik Air Base.
Category Statistic.
Location. Turkey.
Opened in. 1955 (it was biult in 1951).
Closed in. Still open
Operated by. USAF
Owned by. USAF
Outside link, http://www.incirlik.af.mil/ and http://www.wikiwand.com/en/Incirlik_Air_Base.
Incirlik Air Base overhead 1987

An aerial view of the airfield at Incirlik Air Base, circa 1987. An aerial view of the airfield at Incirlik Air Base, one of two bases to which the 401st Tactical Fighter Wing deploys its forces during a time of conflict.

Incirlik Recon

A Cold War composite recon track requiring the use of two missions.

Several Lockheed U-2 air plane reconnaissance missions were run from hear as part of "Operation Overflight" by late 1957, as well as propaganda leaflet drops on the Lebanon. It has been involved in many recent  conflicts such as both wars in Iraq. Izmir Air Station controls Incirlik Air Base and Çiğli Air Base in the NATO\Turkish chain of command.

Ad blocker interference detected!


Wikia is a free-to-use site that makes money from advertising. We have a modified experience for viewers using ad blockers

Wikia is not accessible if you’ve made further modifications. Remove the custom ad blocker rule(s) and the page will load as expected.