CONSTRUCTION TO INCLUEDE CONCRETE PAVEMENT, COVERED WALKWAYS (STRUCTURAL), KITCHEN, EMPLOYEE RESTROOM, HVAC AND SETTING GENERATORS AND CONNECTING MAIN DISTRIBUTION PANELS. OF ENGINEERS / TRANSATLANTIC PROGRAMS CENTER PROJECT DESCRIPTION: THE PROJECT CONSISTS OF DESIGNING AND CONSTRUCTING ARMED HELO APRON, UN-ARMED HELO APRON, ISR AIRLIFT RAMP AND AN AIR TRAFFIC CONTROL TOWER AT TALLIL AIRBASE.PROJECT NAME: DESIGN AND CONSTRUCTION OF A COMBAT AVIATION BED DOWN BRIGADE (CABB) LOCATION: TALLIL AIRBASE / IRAQ STARTING/ENDING DATE: 23 SEPTEMBER 2008/ 31 MARCH 2011 CLIENT: U. THE AIRFIELD PAVEMENTS (APPROXIMATELY 280.000 SQUARE METERS CONCRETE PAVEMENT AREA) HAVE EDGE LIGHTING AND FLOOD LIGHTING.Other major tenants have included the 3rd ID's 4th IBCT, 82nd Airborne Division Advise & Assist Brigade, 332nd Medical Brigade, 321st Sustainment Brigade, Vertical Onboard Delivery Detachment-1 (VOD-1), VAQ-142, Navy Customs Battalion Juliet, elements of the Iraqi Army's 7th Division, and the United States Air Force (USAF).
Balad Air Base is an Iraqi Air Force base located near Balad in the Sunni Triangle 40 miles (64 km) north of Baghdad, Iraq.The base was originally named Qadisiyah Airbase (قاعدة القادسية الجوية), a reference to the Battle of al-Qādisiyyah (c. Qadisiyah AB was one of five new air bases built in Iraq as part of their Project "Super-Base", launched in 1975 as a response to the lessons learned during the Arab-Israeli wars of 19. CIA Paramilitary Officers, working with their allies, attempted to destroy al-Qaeda and Taliban forces.In February 2002, a Special Forces intelligence analyst working for Task Force Bowie began to identify patters that led him to believe that surviving al-Qaeda forces were massing in the Lower Shahikot Valley, some 60miles south of Gardez.The Lower Shahikot bordered the Pakistani tribal lands where many al-Qaeda fighters were believed to have escaped to from Tora Bora.