ELMENDORF AIR FORCE BASE - An Alaska base has been named one of the military's best for mission performance and quality of life.
Secretary of Defense Robert Gates announced on Friday that Elmendorf Air Force Base in Anchorage was among the five winners of the 2010 Commander in Chief's Annual Award for Installation Excellence.
Other winners were Fort Bragg, Fayetteville, N.C.; Marine Corps Air Ground Combat Center Twentynine Palms, Twentynine Palms, Calif.; Naval Base San Diego, and Defense Distribution Depot Susquehanna, New Cumberland, Pa.
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