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Welcome to the Team Eglin Public Affairs home page. Our job in public affairs is to tell the Eglin Air Force Base story. We also strive to enhance Airman morale by keeping Airmen and their families informed about Air Force issues. Our office is responsible for providing accurate, timely information on Eglin issues, programs and base events to the people in the community and members of the news media.

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tab"Base" Newspapers 
Eglin Air Force Base no longer publishes a hard-copy newspaper.  The only official news source for the base is

There are two commercial newspapers delivered on base.  The Eglin Dispatch is published by the Northwest Florida Daily News. The Eglin Flyer is published by the Bay Beacon.  Both are private firms that are in no way connected with the U.S. Air Force.  

These publications' contents are not necessarily the official view of, or endorsed by, the U.S. government, the Department of Defense, the Department of the Air Force or Eglin Air Force Base.  

The appearance of advertising in those publications does not constitute endorsement by the U.S. government, the Department of Defense, the Department of the Air Force or either publisher.  

The Eglin Dispatch can be viewed online at  Contact them directly at (850) 863-1111 for information about advertising.

Currently, the Eglin Flyer is on line for subscribers. Contact them directly at (850) 678-1080 for information about advertising.
tabFlyover Requests 
Requests for U.S. Air Force aircraft to participate in airshows or as static displays is managed by the Department of the Air Force. Organizations wishing to feature an Eglin aircraft at their event should visit the Air Force's Aviation Support page, or contact Air Force Aviation Support at SAF/PAN, (703) 695-9776 or 693-2558; DSN 225-9776 or 223-2558; Fax: (703) 693-9601 or DSN 223-9601; or email,
tabCurrent Operations 
Media representatives can contact the Operations division by calling (850) 882-3931 from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. After duty hours, an on-call public affairs representative can be reached by calling (850) 883-4020. Faxes can be received at (850) 882-4894. All media requests must be coordinated through Team Eglin Public Affairs.

The Internal Information division of Public Affairs relies on its public website, its facebook page and twitter feed to provide information to the base.

For official photo support, click here.

tabCivic Outreach 
The Civic Outreach division seeks to foster good relations with our local communities. Part of reaching out to the public involves providing Eglin tours for some groups.

Tours must include participants from a cross-section of the community or business leadership. Tours may not be comprised of members from predominantly one organization. Tour groups may not exceed 40 participants and number no less than 25. Tours cannot interfere with Eglin mission requirements. Each group must provide its own bus transportation. All tour groups will have an Eglin escort aboard the bus. Contact the Civic Outreach division a minimum of three months prior to the desired tour date at 850-882-3931.

In addition to tours, the Civic Outreach division manages the guest speaker's program. To request an Eglin speaker, e-mail your request to include event date, organization name and any other particulars of your program to

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tabImportant numbers
To report a noise complaint
(850) 882-3931

Eglin AFB Telephone Assistance
(850) 882-1110

Eglin Command Post
(850) 883-4020 

tabEglin HeadlinesRSS feed 
Eglin newborns receive comfort and care

Eglin nurses provide essential inpatient care

Women's History Month retreat ceremony

Medical teams train to give in-air critical care

SF Airmen carry torch for Special Olympics

Red rolls during weapons load competition

Blue brings bombs to weapons load competition

In memory of Chief Binnicker

March 3-on-3 tourney brings the "Madness"

Contractor breaks ground on new base housing

Eglin Riding Club teaches Soldiers to ride horses

E-9A Widget, one of a kind

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