Buckley AFB

Buckley Air Force Base is a United States Air Force base in , that was established by the U.S. Army as an auxiliary field and bombing range in 1938, and activated as a designated installation in 1941.

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is one of three satellite ground stations operated by the National Reconnaissance Office in the continental United States. is situated 1¼ miles northwest of Buckley AFB.

The Adams-Arapahoe 28J School District, more commonly known as the Aurora Public Schools, is the public school system in , United States. is situated 1½ miles northwest of Buckley AFB.

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is a city of 276,000 in the of . Photo: Denverjeffrey, CC BY-SA 3.0.

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