DPTMS, Plans & Operations

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Welcome to Fort Bliss, Texas. Home of America's Tank Division.
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FEATURE STORIES

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    Each year, retired Chief Warrant Officer 3 Tommy Mills of El Paso asks himself how the organizers of the competition in his son’s name could possibly do better, but each year, they find a way.

    This year was no exception for the Staff Sgt. Joshua M. Mills Commando Competition, with the largest number of teams ever participating in the fifth annual competition that honors our nation’s fallen. The competition is named after an El Paso native and Green Beret who was assigned to 3rd Battalion, 7th Special Forces Group, when he died Sept. 16, 2009 ...

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    Miller Belmont was in the hot seat. It was his first day at Fort Bliss after arriving from Colorado Springs and a dozen planning officers from the U.S. Army Joint Modernization Command were already peppering him with questions.

    As the director of experimentation at the U.S. Army Space and Missile Defense Command Future Warfare Center, he was at Hinman Hall, JMC’s headquarters on main post, to get a new, sophisticated piece of equipment into the Army’s premier operational experimentation venue: the Joint Warfighting Assessment.

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Welcome to Fort Bliss

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Fort Bliss and 1AD Welcome Video

Welcome Video

Important Updates


Fort Bliss Access Control Point - Changes to Hours
Effective Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018 at 5 a.m., the following changes will take affect at the below listed Fort Bliss Access Control Points (ACPs):

• Chaffee Gate will operate from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily, including holidays. Chaffee VCC remains operational 24/7.
• MSG Pena Gate will operate 24/7.
The following hours still apply for Fort Bliss Gates/VCCs:
• Old Ironsides VCC is closed
• Buffalo Soldier VCC will operate from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily except holidays.
• Cassidy Gate will continue to operate 24/7.
• Sheridan VCC is closed to the general public indefinitely.


Fort Bliss Access Control Points


For information on Fort Bliss Access Control Points, visit the full gate access website.

Major Units on Fort Bliss