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Nellis Air Force Base (IATA: LSV, ICAO: KLSV) is a United States Air Force base, in Clark County, Nevada, on the northeast side of Las Vegas. It is also treated as a census-designated place by the United States Census for statistical purposes, and so specific demographic information about residents of the base is compiled. As of 2000, the base had a population of 8,896. Nellis is the location of the USAF's Air Warfare Center of the Air Combat Command, a major training location for both US and foreign fighter aircraft pilots. The base is named for William Harrell Nellis, a Las Vegas resident and P-47 pilot who died in action during the Battle of the Bulge.

The main base covers approximately 11,300 acres (46 kmē). 62 percent of it is undeveloped, while the remaining area is either paved or contains structures.

The base consists of three major functional areas.

The associated Nellis Air Force Range is located to the west in Nye and several other counties.

Source : From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

On the next three pages you find a collection of pictures made in November of 2006 at Nellis AFB
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F-15C Eagle F-15C Eagle F-15C Eagle F-15C Eagle
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F-15C Eagle F-15C Eagle F-15C Eagle F-16C Falcon
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F-15C Eagle F-15C Eagle F-15C Eagle F-15C Eagle
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F-15C Eagle F-16C Falcon F-16C Falcon A-10A Thunderbolt II
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A-10A Thunderbolt II A-10A Thunderbolt II F-16C Falcon A-10A Thunderbolt II
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F-16C Falcon F-16C Falcon F-16C Falcon F-16C Falcon
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F-16C Falcon & F-22 Raptor F-22A Raptor F-22A Raptor F-16C Falcon
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KC-135E Stratotanker KC-135E Stratotanker F-16C Falcon F-22A Raptor
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EA-6B Prowler EA-6B Prowler EA-6B Prowler F-15C Eagle
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F-15C Eagle F-15C Eagle F-15C Eagle F-15C Eagle
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