Lajes AB Azores Portugal

Lajes Field or Lajes Air Base officially designated Air Base No. 4 is a multi-use air field, home to the Portuguese Air Force Base Aérea Nº4 and Azores Air Zone Command (PortugueseComando da Zona Aérea dos Açores), a United States Air Force detachment (operated by the 65th Air Base Wing of United States Air Forces in Europe), and a regional air passenger terminal located near Lajes and 15 km (9.3 mi) northeast of Angra do Heroísmo on Terceira Island in the AzoresPortugal. Located about 3,680 km (2,290 mi) east of New York City and about 1,600 km (990 mi) west of Lisbon, Portugal; the base sits in a strategic location midway between North America and Europe in the north Atlantic Ocean.


Inside Lajes Field

Inside Lajes Field – 65th Air Base Wing


65th ABW logo

Facebook Forum/Facebook Pages

Lajes AB Space A Facebook Forum

Lajes Field  

Passenger Terminal  




Space A Information/AMC Gram

Pax: 351-295-57-3277 – Fax: 351-295-57-5110

Passenger Terminal: DSN: 535-3227/Commercial: 351-295-57-3227

Phone 312-535-3227 (from Europe)

 E-mail: [email protected]

E-mail: [email protected]

US Consulate – Entrance Requirements

Inside Lajes Field – Passenger Terminal Information

Inside Lajes Field – Space A FAQ

 Mid-Atlantic Lodge



Billet: 351-295-57-5178

Air Force Inns

Inside Lajes Field – Lodging Info

65th Force Support

About Careers


Trip Advisor

Virtual Tourist – Hotel Aldeia da Fonte

Visit Azores – Hotels

Visit Azores – Local Lodging

Military Installations – Temporary Housing

Military Living – Portugal Temporary Military Lodging


Best of Azores Sao Miguel Island Panorama Photography 3 By

Best of Azores Sao Miguel Island Panorama Photography 3 By


Trip Advisor

Arrival Guides – Restaurants

Arrival Guides – Bar & Nightlife


1 Of Us Hostel – 6 of the best Restaurants

Enter Portugal

Azorean Restaurant & Bar




Attractions/Things to Do

Trip Advisor

Arrival Guides

Virtual Tourist

Visit Azores

Planet Ware

Express – Things to do in Azores


Visit Azores – Vacation Packages


Azore Tours


Are car rental services available on Lajes Field?  There is a rental car desk in the lodging office lobby and another in the Ocean Front BX.

Arrival Guides – Rental Cars

VIP Cars


Terceira Airport Car Rental

Visit Azores – Car Rental

Visit Azores – Taxis

Visit Azores – Bus

Visit Azores – Moto & Bicycle

Real Adventures – Azores Van & Taxi Tours


65th Medical Group

65th Medical Group

Medical/Dental Centers/Dentists

About Careers – Medical Care

Expatica – Hospitals in Portugal

Bradt Travel Guides – Health and Safety in the Azores

Alliarz – Hospitals

Inside Lajes Field – 65th Medical Group

Inside Lajes Field – Dental

Expat Forum – Health Care in Portugal

What Clinic – Dentists – TRICARE Dental

US Consulate – Physicians

US Consulate – Hospitals and Health Care

Military Installations – Health Care/Special Needs

Military Installations – Health Care



Maps, Guides and Base Facilities

Arrival Guides – Essential Information

Independent – Complete Guide

Brad Travel Guides


My Military Savings – Exchange

Visit Azores – Tours

About Careers – Location/Driving Directions

Military Living

Getting Around

Military Installations – Directions


65th ABW patch

Government and Military Organizations/Retiree Activities

Lajes Field, Azores  65 ABW/CVR  Unit 7710  APO AE 09720-7710  Hours: 0900 – 1200, Tuesday  Phone: 011-351-295-57-1037  

E-mail: [email protected]  

US Embassy – Lisbon

US Consulate – Azores (Ponta Delgada)


Phone Numbers

About Careers – Main Phone Numbers

Military Installations – Installation Contacts


Base Directory

Inside Lajes Field – Supporting our Families


Azores flag

Azores flag

Other Excellent Links

US Consulate – Emergency Contact

Vet Friends

World Atlas – Portugal

In Charge Azores Fast Facts

Military Installations – Fast Facts

Military Installations – Installation Overview

Military Installations – Emergency Assistance

Military Only Travel – Worthy Websites