|WORLD AREA CODE||86|
|ZIP CODE||NM 88101|
|IATA METROPOLITAN CODE||CVS|
LAT / LON 34°22'58"N / -103°-19'-19"W
Station ID: KCVS
Observation Time: 05/03/2021 3:03 am
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About Cannon Air Force Base Airport Code
Cannon Air Force Base code is CVS. This base has got its three-letter IATA code from Clovis city where it is based. Its elevation above sea level is 1,309.2 meters.
About Cannon Air Force Base (CVS)
Named in honor of General John Kenneth Cannon, Cannon Air Force Base (CVS) is home to the 27th Special Operations Wing under the command of Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC) in the heart of Clovis, New Mexico. The 27 SOW provides intelligence, surveillance, and reconnaissance and closes air support.
Established in 1942, Cannon Air Force Base (CVS) houses special operations aircraft including the AC-130W Stinger II, MQ-1 Predator, MQ-9 Reaper, and CV-22 Osprey among others. This air force base was once an Air Combat Command, the status of which changed to Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC) in the year 2006.
Colonel Tony D. Bauernfeind is the commander of the 27 SOW and Paul J. Henderson is the Command Chief Master Sergeant.
Cannon Air Force Base (CVS) Runways
Cannon Air Force Base (CVS) features two state-of-the-art runways:
04/22 3,049m concrete
13/31 2,498m PEM
Cannon Air Force Base (CVS) Occupants
3rd Special Operations Sqn
9th Special Operations Sqn
12th Special Operations Sqn
16th Special Operations Sqn
20th Special Operations Sqn
33rd Special Operations Sqn
318th Special Operations Sqn
551st Special Operations Sqn
|04-22||10,000 ft||150 ft||Concrete||Yes|
|13-31||8,200 ft||150 ft||Partially concrete, asphalt||Yes|
Frequently Asked Questions
When should I reach the airport to board a flight on time?You should reach 90 minutes in advance before the departure of your domestic flight and 3 hours before the departure of an international flight.
Can I use the Wi-Fi facility at the airport?Yes. You can use the free Wi-Fi facility at the airport.
What facilities are available at the airport for me?The airport features luxury lounges, duty-free shops, ATMs, onsite parking, multi-cuisine restaurants, and currency exchange counters among other facilities.
Which department should I get in touch with at the airport to report the loss of articles?You must check with the Materials Management Department as all unclaimed properties found at the airport and its vicinity are deposited here.
Do I need to carry something to claim the lost property?Yes. You need to carry a copy of your boarding ticket along with a government-issued picture ID.
Can I avail medical facilities at the airport?Yes. The airport has a 24*7 medical center helmed by well-trained doctors and paramedics. In the event of a medical emergency, ambulances are also provided.
Who should I contact if my baggage is missing at the destination airport?Kindly get in touch with your respective airline.
Can I carry medicines to the airport?Kindly refer to your respective airline’s guidelines should you wish to carry medicines on board. It is advised that you carry your doctor’s prescription as well.
Who should I contact if I found any unattended item at the airport?For the safety of our passengers, we request them to not handle any unattended items. They are advised to inform about the same to the airport staff or security personnel.