Whiteman AFB - Small Business Contracting Information and Guidance

Whiteman AFB Air Force Base 509th Bomb Wing


Whiteman Air Force Base (AFB) - Small business contracting information and new business opportunities. Guidance for doing business with Whiteman AFB and insight regarding small business set-aside contracts.  This web page also provides information about subcontracting with prime defense contractors. There is an overview of the categories of products, equipment, parts, commercial transportation support, and specialized services routinely procured by Whiteman AFB's 509th CONS base contracting office.  


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Whiteman AFB is home to the 509th Bomb Wing and the 131st Bomb Wing.  Theses two wings operate and maintain the U.S. Air Force's entire B-2 stealth bomber fleet. 

Also located at Whiteman AFB is the 442nd Fighter Wing.  The 442nd FW is an Air Force Reserve Command unit that flies and maintains A-10 fighter aircraft. The 1st Battalion, 135th Aviation Regiment, a Missouri Army National Guard unit) is another tenant unit at Whiteman AFB.  This unit flies and maintains the AH-64 Apache attack helicopter.

Whiteman AFB has approximately 3,800 active duty military personnel on-site and 902 civilian workers.   

Whiteman Air Force Base AFB Missouri Map

Whiteman AFB is located near Knob Noster,
Missouri (about 60 miles southeast of Kansas City).

Whiteman AFB - Major Organizations and Tenant Units 

  • 509th Bomb Wing (Air Force Global Strike Command) 
  • 131st Bomb Wing (Missouri Air National Guard)
  • 442nd Fighter Wing (Air Force Reserve Command)
  • 1-135th Assault Helicopter Battalion (Missouri Army National Guard) 
  • Air Combat Command Training Support Squadron (TRSS) Detachment 12
  • 72nd Test and Evaluation Squadron
  • 325th Weapons Squadron
  • Maritime Expeditionary Security Force (MESF) Division 11 (U.S. Navy Reserve)

Whiteman AFB - official website:  http://www.whiteman.af.mil/ 
Whiteman AFB - telephone directory:  http://www.mybaseguide.com/Military-Relocation-Guide/1394/whiteman_afb
Whiteman AFB - base locator:
 Phone  660‐687‐1110    

Contracting Offices supporting Whiteman AFB and on-base organizations:

      509th Contracting Squadron (509 CONS)
      660 Tenth Street, Ste 222
      Whiteman AFB, Missouri 65305
      Phones: 660-687-5414  /  660-687-5395  /  660-687-5466

      Small Business Office at Whiteman AFB
      Phones: 660-687-3641  /  660-687-5417 

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What types of products and services are procured by Whiteman AFB? 
We have compiled a master list of the types of products and services that are
routinely procured commercially (or contracted for) by this defense installation 
and other military bases and DoD organizations.  View Master List 


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