|Opened in.||1955 (it was biult in 1951).|
|Closed in.||Still open.|
|Outside link,||http://www.incirlik.af.mil/ and http://www.wikiwand.com/en/Incirlik_Air_Base.|
Several Lockheed U-2 air plane reconnaissance missions were run from hear as part of "Operation Overflight" by late 1957, as well as propaganda leaflet drops on the Lebanon. It has been involved in many recent conflicts such as both wars in Iraq. Izmir Air Station controls Incirlik Air Base and Çiğli Air Base in the NATO\Turkish chain of command.