Nestled seven miles southwest of the central business district of Abilene, Texas, Dyess Air Force Base is a United States Air Force base controlled by the United States Air Force. Covering a area of about 6,409 acres, Dyess Air Force Base is home to the host unit 7th Bomb Wing as well as more than 13,000 civilian and military people.
The base features about 200 facilities along with three runways. There are two aircraft based on the field of Dyess Air Force Base, such as military aircraft. Dyess Air Force Base is the largest employer in Abilene, Texas.