Our mission is to tell the Air Force story through photos, videos and written features highlighting the Department of the Air Force and 49th Wing missions, our Airmen and Guardians, and their families.



  • Visual Information Coverage - Our skilled Public Affairs specialists are trained to provide written, photographic and video coverage of historic events, ceremonies and daily operations across the installation. Our products are published and distributed across multiple platforms with a world-wide audience.
  • Media Relations - Your one-stop information source regarding contact between Military personnel and media outlets. If you have been approached by a media outlet please call 575-572-1791.
  • Community Engagement - We keep in touch with the Alamogordo community key stakeholders are informed about events and activities. Community Engagement responsibilities include: Responding to aircraft disturbance complaints, coordinating F-16 static display and flyover requests, conducting base tours, and managing public speaker requests and the Honorary Commander Program. Click HERE for more about our Community Engagement responsibilities. For Community Engagement questions call 575-572-1824.
  • Security & Policy Reviews - Security and policy reviews ensure that Air Force information is released in a timely manner, without divulging classified or sensitive technical or operational information. It also ensures that information is technically accurate, non-proprietary, free of information about critical military technology and conforms to Department of Defense and military service policies. For more information, please click HERE.
Studio Hours and Information
Official portrait services are by appointment only. Visit the PA Request Portal for service hours and to submit a request.
Official passport photos are available for walk-ins on Wednesday from 9 a.m. - noon. Appointments can be made via the PA Request Portal.


PA Contact Info

The Public Affairs office is open from 7:30 - 4:30 Monday through Friday.
490 David L. Goldfein Street, Building 29, Suite 1500

2023 ALTUS Trophy


To see the Altus Trophy package click on the image.
The external link will only work on Non-DoD devices.