Peterson Air Force Base is a non-public news gathering forum and requires all civilian media to have entry authorization and an escort prior to entering the base. Unless otherwise arranged, all media will enter the installation via the West Gate located on Stewart Blvd.

Media interested in covering Peterson activities should call 719-556-5185 or email 21sw.pa@us.af.mil to arrange for an escort and for detailed information regarding upcoming media opportunities. The office has a 24-hour on-call PA representative who can be reached through the Colorado Springs Regional Command Post at 719-556-4555. 

To get a better understanding of the Economic Impact of our installation on the local area please review Peterson's FY18 Economic Impact Statement.

If you need more information on our Wing Commander, Vice Commander and Command Chief,
see the Peterson
Senior Leader biographies

Fact Sheets Quick Link will take you to our installations and our mission capabilities.