MacDill AFB - Small Business Contracting Information and Guidance

MacDill Air Force Base (MacDill AFB) 

MacDill Air Force Base (AFB) - Small business contracting information and assistance at MacDill AFB. Subcontracting opportunities for suppliers and vendors to prime defense contractors supporting operations and base activities at MacDill. Compilation of the types of services, products, and materiel routinely procured by the base contracting office. Helpful points of contact and assistance with doing business at MacDill AFB.  


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MacDill Air Force Base is home to a number of important military command headquarters to include: U.S. Central Command, U.S. Special Operations Command, and Marine Corps Forces Central Command. MacDill is also home to the 6th Airlift Wing and the 927th Air Refueling Wing

MacDill AFB provides over $5 billion annually in economic impact to the Tampa, Florida area. MacDill has approximately $2.8 billion in base property and capital assets.  

MacDill has 671 base facilities situated on a 5,700-acre installation. The annual operating budget for MacDill exceeds $250 million.

MacDill has one of the Department of Defense's (DoD) most active and largest small business programs. There are enormous contracting opportunities for small businesses at MacDill. These opportunities are with the U.S. Air Force and with the many tenant organizations located at MacDill AFB. In a typical year, MacDill's Contracting Squadron manages over $1 billion in contracts and provides global contingency contracting support.  

MacDill Air Force Base AFB Tampa Florida
MacDill Air Force Base (AFB)
is located in Tampa, Florida.

DoD Organizations and Tenant Units at MacDill AFB  
MacDill is host to over 30 different military units and DoD organizations.  Some of these organizations include:

  • 6th Air Mobility Wing (AMW)
  • 927th Air Refueling Wing (ARW)
  • Headquarters U.S. Central Command (USCENTCOM)
  • Headquarters U.S. Special Operations Command (USSOCOM)  
  • Marine Corps Forces Central Command (MARCENT) 
  • Joint Communications Support Element (JCSE)

MacDill AFB - official website:

MacDill AFB - base operator (813) 828-1110


Contracting Support at MacDill AFB:
The services, products, and resources from private industry needed to operate and sustain the organizations at MacDill comes from thousands of government contracts awarded and managed by the 6th Contracting Squadron (6th CONS). Many of these contracts are reserved (set aside) for small business concerns.

     6th Contracting Squadron
     2610 Pink Flamingo Ave
     MacDill AFB, Florida 33621-5119 
     Phones: 813-828-1872  /  813-828-3952  /  813-828-1674

MacDill Small Business Office

     6 AMW/SB
     2610 Pink Flamingo Ave
     MacDill AFB, FL 33621
     Phone: 813-828-0264

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Types of products and services
commonly purchased by MacDill AFB  
and other Department of Defense organizations and military bases: (View Master List)