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Base Auckland

Base AK Aerial View and Crest

RNZAF Base Auckland is located near the upper reaches of the Waitemata Harbour (20 minutes drive north of Auckland city).

The Base has over 1,000 personnel and is the largest RNZAF Base. It is the home of Base HQ Auckland, No.6 Squadron (Seasprite), No.5 Squadron (Orion), and No.40 Squadron (Hercules and Boeing 757). It also is home to a number of support units, including the Directorate of Operating Airworthiness, Operation Squadron (AK), RNZAF Parachute Training and Support Unit, the training school for Air Force security dogs and No 230 Mission Support Squadron.

For more information contact:
Postal Address: The Public Information Officer
RNZAF Base Auckland
Private Bag
WHENUAPAI
Telephone: +64 9 417 7000
Fax: +64 9 417 7445