Robins Air Force Base
The base is named in honor of Brig Gen Augustine Warner Robins, the Air Force’s “father of logistics”. It is the home of Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, the 78th Air Base Wing. and more than 60 other units that make up a vital part of the Air Force warfighting team. Robins AFB is one of three air force logistics centers. It is the home of the Air Force Materiel Command’s Warner Robins Air Logistics Complex (WR-ALC) (FLZ) which is the worldwide manager for a wide range of aircraft, engines, missiles, software and avionics and accessories components.
Robins AFB is located in middle Georgia, 100 miles south of Atlanta and 16 miles south of Macon. Robins Air Force Base is the largest industrial complex in Georgia. The base covers more than 6,934 acres, including Georgia’s largest runway. The runway is 12,000 feet long by 300 feet wide with two 1,000 foot overruns.
Warner Robins Air Logistics Center, the host unit at Robins Air Force Base along with the 78th Air Base Wing and more than 60 other units contribute affordable combat superiority, readiness, and sustainability to the Air Force war fighting team.
Warner Robins ALC has worldwide management responsibility for the repair, modification, and overhaul of the F-15 Eagle, the C-130 Hercules, the C-5 Galaxy, and all Air Force helicopters. The center provides logistical support for all Air Force missiles, vehicles, general purpose computers, avionics, and electronic systems for most aircraft. The center also provides logistical support for the C-17 Globemaster III and has worldwide management and engineering responsibility for the U-2 Dragon Lady.
Military members entering Gate 3, open 24 hours a day, will be directed to the INTRO Office, during duty hours, in Building 767; or to the 24-hour arrival point in Building 557, the Lodging Office. The first full duty day after arrival, your sponsor should take you to your unit’s orderly room. The orderly room will schedule an appointment for in-processing. Bring all hand carried records with you for in-processing.
Civilians being assigned to Robins AFB should report to their assigned Commond Support Staff office. For more information, please visit the Civilian Personnel Office, Building 549, You may contact the office at DSN 312-472-0601 or 478-222-0601.
You will need to bring 2 copies of your orders to your current Finance customer service no earlier than 30 days prior to your out-processing so that your financial records can be updated for your PCS move. Your finance office will also brief you on your authorized PCS financial entitlements to include BAS, BAH, Direct Deposit, Advance Pay, Per Diem, Mileage, Dislocation Allowance, and Temporary Lodging Expense. It is important to keep all receipts for filing your travel voucher upon arrival. If you have any questions contact your serving Finance office to assist you with any PCS entitlements. NOTE: You must receive concurrent travel approval from the gaining commander when taking family members to the new duty station.
Robins Air Force Base is the largest industrial complex in Georgia, employing a workforce of over 25,584 civilians, contractors, and military members.