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Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

Wright-Patterson Air Force Base

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With a long history of flight tests spanning from the Wright Brothers into the Space Age, Wright-Patterson serves as the Center of Innovation for the Air Force. This is where the Air Force designs, develops, fields and sustains every tool in the warfighter's arsenal. The base has more than 27,500 military, civilian and contractor employees, a $4.3 billion annual economic impact and is the largest single-site employer in Ohio.