Military base

facility directly owned and operated by or for the military

A military base is a place where a country can keep its armed forces.[1][2] It could be an air base, an army base, or a navy base. It could be inside its home country, in a different, friendly country, or in a country being invaded or occupied.

Military basesEdit

In Europe

In North America

Related pagesEdit


  1. Wragg, David W. (1973). A Dictionary of Aviation (first ed.). Osprey. p. 55. ISBN 9780850451634.
  2. Thackrah, J. R. (April 3, 2018). "Military base definition". Collins English Dictionary. Retrieved April 3, 2018.
  3. Retrieved 2023-03-28