Sheppard AFB/Wichita Falls Municipal Airport (SPS)
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Sheppard Air Force Base (IATA: SPS, ICAO: KSPS, FAA LID: SPS) is a United States Air Force base located five miles (8. 0 km) north of the central business district of Wichita Falls, in Wichita County, Texas, United States. It is the largest training base and most diversified in Air Education and Training Command. The base is named in honor of Texas Senator John Morris Sheppard, a supporter of military preparations before World War II. The host unit at Sheppard is the 82d Training Wing (82 TRW), which provides specialized technical training and field training for officers, Airmen and civilians of all branches of the military, other DoD agencies and foreign nationals. The 80th Flying Training Wing (80 FTW), also at Sheppard, conducts the Euro-NATO Joint Jet Pilot Training (ENJJPT) program, a multi-nationally manned and managed flying training program chartered to produce combat pilots for both USAF and NATO. This internationally manned and managed flying training program is the only one in the world. Brigadier General Kenyon Bell is the commander of the 82d Training Wing and he concurrently serves as the installation commander of Sheppard AFB. Colonel Russell Driggers is the commander of the 80th Flying Training Wing. Sheppard AFB shares one runway with Wichita Falls Municipal Airport under a joint civil-military arrangement.
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Super 8 Wichita Falls
Ideally located off of Hwy 287 and I-44 we are just minutes from Sheppard Air Force Base, MPEC and all local area attractions, restaurants and shopping. This beautiful all interior corridor property has 103 comfortably appointed rooms catering to both the business and the leisure traveler.
Travelodge Wichita Falls
Conveniently Located Within Miles of Downtown Wichita Falls and Just 3 Miles From the Airport, This Hotel has all the Amenities for a Comfortable Nights Stay.
Ramada Wichita Falls Sheppard AFB Area, Texas welcomes you with an easily accessible location on US Hwy 287, Beverly Drive exit. The hotel is only a few minutes drive to Sheppard Air Force Base, Midwestern State University, MPEC Center and the Ray Clymer Exhibit Hall.
The Econo Lodge hotel in Wichita Falls is conveniently located within walking distance of attractions and events like the Kell House Museum, Lucy Park and the Wichita Falls Railroad Museum. Events, including Midwestern State University's winter Fantasy of Lights and the annual Hotter'N Hell Hundred bicycle ride, take place minutes from this Wichita Falls hotel.
Courtyard by Marriott Wichita Falls
Surrounded by the beautiful scenery and history of North Texas, the new Courtyard by Marriott Wichita Falls is an innovative hotel that delivers passionate hospitality to business and vacation travelers seeking a smarter way of working and playing in the Lone Star State.
La Quinta Inn Wichita Falls Airport Area
The La Quinta Inn Wichita Falls Airport Area is convenient to popular north Texas attractions including Lake Arrowhead, Lake Wichita, Lake Kickapoo, and Texas' best kept secret, Possum Kingdom Visit the towering, four-tiered Wichita Falls waterfall on the big Wichita River.
Red Roof Inn
The Red Roof Inn Wichita Falls is immediately off I-44/287 and adjacent to several restaurants. This hotel is near Wichita Falls Regional Airport , Sheppard Air Force Base and Kay Yeager Coliseum.
Holiday Inn Hotel Wichita Falls
Our hotel features: 167 spacious guest-rooms, an indoor pool & spa, the upscale Berends Landing Restaurant, relaxed Spindletop Bar & Lounge, fitness room, business center, and over 6500 sq. ft. of flexible meeting space. We're the perfect place for your corporate extended stays, overnight lodging or your company's next holiday party.
The Candlewood Suites hotel in Wichita Falls features comfortable guest suites with fully equipped kitchens and free high-speed Internet access, and all of our guests enjoy free laundry facilities. The Candlewood Suites is Pet Friendly.
Americas Best Value Inn
At the Americas Best Value Inn, our philosophy is "Cleanliness You Can Count On". Our promise is to have clean and well-maintained rooms at affordable prices. Americas Best Value Inn always offers reasonable prices.
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