This Base is located at Tamale and co-located with the Airborne Unit.
It also follows the 4 prong structure, these are the Flying, Engineering, Supply and Administration. The Officer Commanding the Wings are normally Wing Commanders except the OC Flying who is a Group Captain.
The Flying Wing has the No 2 Squadron and transport for Para dropping. The Base Commander of Air Force Base Tamale is an Air Commodore by rank. He is an aircrew officer and is responsible to the CAS for the efficient running of his Base.