Tinker AFB - Small Business Contracting Information and Assistance

 Tinker Air Force Base AFB OC-ALC Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex


Tinker Air Force Base (AFB) - Small business base contracting information and assistance. This web page provides insight regarding subcontracting and supplier opportunities for small businesses interested in partnering with prime defense contractors supporting the Air Force Sustainment Center, Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex, and Tinker AFB support activities. There is a helpful compilation of the various types of products, equipment, materials, and specialized services routinely procured by the contracting offices located on base. This web page also lists on-base points of contact for doing business with Tinker AFB.  


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Tinker Air Force Base is home to the Air Force Sustainment Center (AFSC). The center provides world-class depot maintenance and supply chain management for the U.S. Air Force. In this capacity, AFSC provides support to more than 141 associate Air Force units with more than 75,000 personnel. 

The largest organization at Tinker AFB is the Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex (OC-ALC). OC-ALC provides depot maintenance primarily for tanker and bomber aircraft. OC-ALC also maintains, repairs, and overhauls jet aircraft engines for the Air Force, Air Force Reserve, Air National Guard, the U.S. Navy, and for allied foreign air forces. Over 9,000 military and civilian personnel work at OC-ALC.

The host unit for Tinker AFB is the 72nd Air Base Wing.  The 72nd AFB provides base installation and support services for AFSC, OC-ALC, and over 40 tenant units located at Tinker AFB. 

Tinker AFB has a combined total of 26,000 military and civilian employees. It is Oklahoma's single largest one-site employer. Tinker AFB has an estimated annual economic impact of more than $3.5 billion. 

 Tinker Air Force Base AFB Map Oklahoma City OK
Tinker Air Force Base is located
in east Oklahoma City.

Tinker AFB Organizations and Major DoD Tenant Units 

  • Air Force Sustainment Center (AFSC) 
  • Oklahoma City Air Logistics Complex (OC-ALC) 
  • 72nd Air Base Wing (72 ABW) 
    • 72nd Mission Support Group
    • 72nd Medical Group
  • Air Force Life Cycle Management Center (AFLCMC)
  • 448th Supply Chain Management Wing (488 SCMW) 
  • 552nd Air Control Wing (552 ACW)
  • Strategic Communications Wing One (SCW-1) - U.S. Navy
  • 507th Air Refueling Wing (507 ARW) - Air Force Reserve Command
    • 507th Operations Group
    • 507th Mission Support Group
    • 507th Aircraft Maintenance Group
    • 35th Combat Communications Squadron 
  • 513th Air Control Group (513 ACG)
  • 38th Cyberspace Engineering Installations Group (38 CEIG)
  • Defense Distribution Depot Oklahoma   
  • Defense Information Security Agency Defense Enterprise Computing Center, Oklahoma City
  • Air Force Flight Standards Agency (AFFSA) 
  • Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Distribution Center 

Tinker AFB - official website: http://www.tinker.af.mil/

Tinker AFB - telephone directory: http://www.tinker.af.mil/Portals/106/documents/AFD-151005-022.pdf 

Business Opportunities at Tinker Air Force Base:
There are extraordinary government contracting opportunities for both prime contractors and small businesses at Tinker Air Force Base.  Each year, the contracting office at Tinker AFB awards millions of dollars in small business set-aside contracts to support defense activities at this military installation. In addition to small business set-aside contracts, there are numerous opportunities for small businesses who want to partner with prime defense contractors on Government projects. This partnership can take the form of subcontracting or being a vendor / supplier. 

Additional Resources for Small Businesses: 

Contracting Offices and Points of Contact at Tinker AFB:
Air Force Sustainment Center - Contracting Office (AFSC PK/PZ)
3001 Staff Drive, Ste 1AG76A
Tinker AFB, Oklahoma 73145-3015
Phone: 405-739-2815  /  405-739-5513  /  405-582-5732  / 405-582-1834  /  405-736-4069 
Air Force Sustainment Center Small Business Office (AFSC/SB)  
Building 3001
Tinker AFB, OK  73130
Phone:  405-739-2601  /  405-739-7085 
Air Force Sustainment Center - Contracting Support (AFSC/PZIO) 
7858 5th Street, Suite 1
Tinker AFB, Oklahoma 73145-9106
Phone:  405-739-4476  /  405-739-3884


What types of products and services are procured by Tinker AFB? 
We have compiled a master list of the types of commercial products and services that are routinely procured
by this defense installation and other military bases.  
View List of Products and Services Procured