Celebrating their 70th year in 2017, Vance Air Force Base continues their mission of training one-third of our country’s military aviators. Some of the airplanes flown on base are the T-1 Jayhawk, T-6 Texan II, and the T-38 Talon. Over 390 pilots to graduate from Vance Air Force Base each year, and because of their fond memories during training, many return to Enid for retirement.

Those looking to stay in Enid after their military service, along with civilian aviation industry professionals, find a welcome home here and plenty of career opportunities. With the Woodring Regional Airport, there are many thriving businesses serving the base and civilian aviation needs.

To learn more about our aviation history, click here.