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Biggs Army Airfield

Biggs Army Airfield
USGS aerial image as of 28 January 1997
Airport information
IATABIF
ICAOKBIF
FAABIF
Airport typeMilitary
OwnerU.S. Army ATCA-ASO
LocationFort Bliss, El Paso County, Texas
Built1942
In use1942 - 1968
Elevation1203 m (3946 ft)

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Biggs Army Airfield or Biggs AAF is a military airport located at Fort Bliss near El Paso, El Paso County, Texas, in the United States. The airfield was previously Biggs Air Force Base, a Strategic Air Command installation, between 1947 and 1966. The U.S. Army began operations supporting Ft. Bliss and its mission in 1973.


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