The Navy’s Mid-South base and Arnold AFB are the only military bases in Tennessee. There are no Army, Marine, or Coast Guard bases in TN.
Air Force Bases
The Arnold AFB Tennessee – named after the Air Force father Henry Arnold – is currently the largest, most advanced and professional flight simulation center in the world. There are around 60 propulsion wind tunnels, rocket test cells, turbines, space chambers and ballistic ranges hosted at this place. At the same time, the entire personnel […]
The Holston Army Plant has been in operations in 1942. The plant is a chemical processing plant that provides ingredients for all types of military explosives. Located in Kingsport, Tennessee, the plant is run by BAE Systems who received a $27-million contract in 2013 to rebuild the facility and create a more energy efficient facility […]
Geography and Area Information Milan Army Ammunition Plant is located just west of Milan, Tennessee and 26.5 miles north of Jackson. The facility spans 22,357 acres and is bordered to the east and west by Spring Creek Road and State Highway 465 respectively. The northern border is marked by the Rutherford Fork Obion River and […]
Naval Support Activity Mid-South is among the US military bases with the highest number of units hosted on site. It is located in Millington and hosts around 7500 inhabitants, whether you count the military troops, the civilian individuals employed on site or the family members. The base is operated by the US Navy. History The […]