News ItemKAFB Economic Impact
Sep 1, 2015 –
On August 18, the FY2014 Economic Impact Report was presented by Colonel Eric Froehlich, Commander of KAFB, to the community at the African American Performing Arts Center. The event was hosted by KPC, an organization in the SS&TP. The report provides information about the resources and economic impact of KAFB on the surrounding community. The local area, or Economic Impact Region, includes all counties within a 50-mile radius from the base center. The total value of KAFB’s annual economic impact is approximately $7.6B, of which the Department of Energy and Sandia National Laboratories is $3.6B and KAFB is $4B. The report is available at www.kirtland.af.mil/.