Kirtland AFB - Small Business Contracting Assistance and Guidance

 Kirtland Air Force Base (AFB) - 577 Air Base Wing (577 ABW)


Kirtland Air Force Base (AFB) - Small business contracting information and guidance for doing business with Kirtland AFB, the 377th Air Base Wing, the 498th Nuclear Systems Wing, the Nuclear Weapons Center, and other on-base military units. This web page provides helpful insight regarding subcontracting opportunities with prime defense contractors working at Kirtland AFB. At the bottom of this web page is a compilation of the types of services, products, and materials routinely procured by Kirtland AFB organizations along with points of contact at the base contracting office.  


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Kirtland AFB Organizations and Tenant Units 

  • 377th Air Base Wing (377 ABW) 
    • 377th Mission Support Group 
    • 377th Security Forces Group
    • 377th Maintenance Group
    • 377th Medical Group
  • 498th Nuclear Systems Wing
  • Nuclear Weapons Center (NWC)
  • Air Force Operational Test and Evaluation Center (AFOTEC)
  • 58th Special Operations Wing (58 SOW) 
  • Headquarters, New Mexico National Guard
  • 150th Fighter Wing - New Mexico Air National Guard
  • Air Force Safety Center (AFSC) 
  • Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), Directed Energy Directorate
  • Air Force Research Laboratory (AFRL), Space Vehicles Directorate 
  • Air Force Inspection Agency (AFIA) 
  • 505th Distributed Warfare Group 
  • Joint Navigation Warfare Center (JNWC) 
  • Air Force Pararescue & Combat Rescue, Officer School
  • Sandia National Laboratories (SNL)
Kirtland Air Force Base Map New Mexico

Kirtland AFB is located at 
Albuquerque in central New Mexico.

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Kirtland Base Phone Numbers

Base Contracting Support: 
Base contracting support for organizations located at Kirtland AFB is provided by several government contracting offices. 

     377th MSG Contracting Division
     8500 Gibson SE, Building 20202
     Kirtland AFB, New Mexico 87117-5606

     Contracting Specialists Phone Numbers:
     505-846-5883  /  505-853-7505  /  505-846-1146  /  505-846-2917

Air Force Research Laboratory Contracting Support:
     AFRL - Directed Energy Directorate
     2251 Maxwell Ave
     Kirtland AFB, New Mexico 87117 

     Contracting Specialist Phone Numbers: 
     505-853-0971  /  505-853-1617

Air Force Nuclear Weapons Center (AFNWC) Contracting Support:
Contracting support for the Nuclear Weapons Center is provided by the AFNWC Contracting Division.  

     AFNWC Phone Numbers: 
     Contracting Operations Commander          505-846‐4531
     Base Contracting Support Flight                 505-846‐4190
     Plans and Programs Flight                          505-853‐7505
     Construction Contracting Flight                   505-846‐5506

Small Business Opportunities at Kirtland AFB: 
There are numerous opportunities for small businesses who want to support base activities conducted at Kirtland AFB. There are also numerous subcontracting opportunities with prime defense contractors. For information about current small business opportunities at Kirtland AFB, contact the base small business specialist (DoD Small Business Directory Master List).

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