Accession Number:

ADA605217

Title:

Environmental Assessment for Aviation Foreign Internal Defense Beddown (AvFID) at Duke Field, Eglin Air Force Base, Florida

Descriptive Note:

Final rept.

Corporate Author:

AIR FORCE TEST CENTER EGLIN AFB FL TEST WING (96TH)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

2012-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

158.0

Abstract:

Pursuant to Council on Environmental Quality CEQ regulations for implementing the procedural provisions of the National Environment Policy Act NEPA 40 Code of Federal Regulations CFR Parts 1500-1508, 42 United States Code USC statute 4321, et seq., and the Air Force Environmental Impact Analysis Process as promulgated in 32 CFR Part 989, the US Air Force USAF has prepared an Environmental Assessment EA to analyze potential environmental consequences associated with the proposed Aviation Foreign Internal Defense AvFID fixed-wing aircraft beddown and associated construction projects at Duke Field, Eglin Air Force Base AFB. Purpose The purpose of the Proposed Action is three-fold 1 to provide highly trained, rapidly deployable, combat-ready Combat Aviation Advisor CAA squadrons to support foreign partner nations as part of the AvFID mission 2 to consolidate facilities in order to maximize operations and maintenance facility efficiency and respond to physical needs associated with the AvFID beddown and 3 enable necessary support facilities to meet current environmental, safety, and security standards e.g., United Facilities Criteria DoD Minimum Antiterrorism Standards for Buildings.

Subject Categories:

  • Civil Engineering
  • Environmental Health and Safety

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE