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.
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||The Public Information Officer
RNZAF Base Auckland
||+64 9 417 7000
||+64 9 417 7445