Mission

To conduct territorial defense in support to AFP mission.

Functions

1. Provides territorial defense;

2. Provides maritime air patrol over the EEZ and KCI;

3. Provides air surveillance, air warning, aircraft control, command and control of communication network in support to PAF Air Defense System;

4. Conducts training for air defense and tactical air support;

5. Provides forces for tactical air support;

6. Plans and supervises the base internal and external security requirements;

7. Conducts Civil-Military Operations within its AOR;

8. Participates in the rehabilitation and relief operations;

9. Provides base services to organic and tenant units;

10.Develops, operates and maintains the base facilities; and

11.Performs other functions as directed by higher Headquarters.