Fort Richardson (Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson) Directory

Richardson Drive, Anchorage, AK 99505
Fort Richardson is located in Anchorage, Alaska. It became part of Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in 2010 when it combined with Elmendorf Air Force Base. The base is home to the Army's 4th Brigade Combat Team - the only airborne brigade combat team in the Pacific Theater. The Alaska National Guard, Alaskan Norad Region, a National Cemetery, the Buckner Fieldhouse and a state-owned fish hatchery can also be found on Richardson. The primary mission on base is to serve as the premier strategic response force for the Pacific. Mountain and glacier warfare and rescue training operations are also conducted on Fort Richardson due to its proximity to nearby mountain ranges. This Fort Richardson directory features the critical info you’ll need to navigate through the many facilities and recreational opportunities available on base.