Maxwell AFB (Gunter Annex) FAQ

Installation Info: Zip Code: 36112, Area Code: 334, DSN: 493

Hundreds of careers are made or broken every year at Maxwell Air Force Base/Gunter Annex inMontgomery, Ala. Home to Air University, Maxwell and Gunter oversee the education and training of a large number of the Air Force's officer and enlisted personnel through correspondence courses and other training programs.

The mission of Maxwell/Gunter is to train and educate members of the USAF. All other units at Maxwell/Gunter have a support role in that education. Some of the schools that call Maxwell/Gunter home are the Air War College, Air Command and Staff College, Squadron Officer School, Enlisted Professional Military Education and the Senior Non-Commissioned Officer Academy.

The Maxwell Clinic is an intermediate-size referral facility and provides consultation, support and specialized treatment for patients from all over the Southeast. There is also a dental clinic on base. Maxwell Clinic has no emergency room, so those needing emergency care should go to either the closest emergency room or the emergency room of the day, found on local television or in local newspapers.