State of the Base: Buckley Air Force Base and the City of Aurora
Colonel Troy Endicott, Buckley Air Force Base Installation Commander and Commander 460th Space Wing present the annual State of the Base at this joint Aurora Chamber of Commerce /Aurora Rotary Luncheon.
Colonel Endicott will review Buckley’s activities for 2018 and take a look ahead at some of the things we can anticipate in 2019. This is also the traditional release date for the Annual Buckley Economic Impact Statement. Colonel Troy L. Endicott is the commander of the 460th Space Wing, Buckley Air Force Base, Colorado. The wing delivers persistent global infrared surveillance, theater and strategic missile warning, and battlespace awareness for combatant commanders and national leadership. In addition to its global responsibilities, the wing hosts more than 93 tenant organizations and over 14,000 people on the Buckley Air Force Base installation.
The State of the Base is co-hosted with the Defense Council of the Aurora Chamber of Commerce.
The Defense Council is the only such organization in the Metro area. It is an association of local business and military leaders which provides for the integration of military personnel into the local community. The group strives to build an understanding of the needs of the military community and provide for a homogeneous blending of the key segment into the Eastern Metro community, while also recognizing the achievements of our outstanding military personnel.