Video by Senior Airman Marco Gomez
XL Is: A great place to learn
47th Flying Training Wing Public Affairs
Dec. 7, 2020 | 4:27
Part two of the "XL Is" video series. On this episode, we introduce newcomers to Laughlin Air Force Base, Texas to schooling options for dependents in the local San Felipe Del Rio Consolidated School District.

Inbound Student Pilots

Student pilots (to include Reserve, Guard and foreign exchange student pilots) will bring in-processing documents to the 47th Student Squadron Transition Office prior to in-processing at the MPE to ensure appropriate student in-processing has been completed prior to Laughlin Air Force Base in-processing. The Transition Office is located in Building 320, Room A133. You can call the Transition Office at 830-298-5211 for additional information.

Inbound Permanent Party

In-processing is done on an individual basis in the Civilian Personnel Office or Military Personnel Element Customer Service Office, located at 427 Liberty Drive in Building 246. You can reach the offices by calling 830-298-5195/5276Military must bring all personnel, medical and financial records when in-processing.

Getting Settled

All inbound personnel (students, permanent-party active duty and civilian employees) must attend a Newcomers' Orientation. Newcomers' Orientation is held every second and fourth Tuesday of the month from 7:30 a.m.- 4:00 p.m. Preregistration is required. Spouses and dependents are welcome and highly encouraged to attend.

Contact the Airman and Family Readiness Center by email at or by phone at 830-298-5620 to reserve a spot.

Useful Links

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