The base is home of Headquarters, 2d Air Force (2 AF) and the 81st Training Wing (81 TW) of the Air Education and Training Command (AETC). The 81 TW is responsible for the technical training of airmen in select skill areas immdiately following their completion of basic training as well as providing additional or recurrent training they will need for upcoming assignments. On average, Keesler has 4,700 students on base at a time. Much of the training they receive is in the field of electronics, such as wideband maintenance, ground radio, information technology, avionics, cryptography. The 81st Training Wing also trains personnel in the field of meteorology, to include observing, weather analysis and forecasting, radar operations, air traffic control, Aviation Resource Management (ARMS), and tropical cyclone forecasting
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|*Greenhouse Gas||409 lbs.|
* pounds of emissions prevented