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Gen Gameicon.png ZH Gameicon.png
Gen1 USA Airfield Icons.png
Air Field
Gen1 USA Air Field.jpg
Unit
Affiliation

USA

Role

Aircraft production and maintenance

Properties
Hit points

1500

Armour type

Structure Armor

Production
Cost

$1000
$900 (Granger)

Build time

0:30

Produced by

American construction dozer

Requires

American supply center

Hotkey

F

Combat
Sight range

200

Function
Power

-1

Research

Airfields are large complexes necessary for the United States to maintain and manufacture aircraft used during the War against the GLA.

Game buidling[edit | edit source]

Each airfield can support up to four fixed wing aircraft and an unlimited amount of helicopters.

Produced aircraft[edit | edit source]

Icon Building Requirements Ability
CNCG Comanche Cameo.png Comanche none
CNCG Raptor Cameo.png Raptor none

Can engage ground and air targets

CNCGZH King Raptor Cameo.png King Raptor Malcolm Granger only
  • Can engage ground and air targets
  • Shoots down small missiles
  • Detect stealth
CNCG Stealth Fighter Cameo.png Stealth fighter General's Promotion (This was not required if playing as Malcolm Granger)
Gen1 Aurora Icons.png Aurora Strategy center
CNCGZH Aurora Alpha Cameo.png Aurora Alpha

Invincible when attacking

Upgrades provided[edit | edit source]

The American Air Field provided the following upgrades:

Icon Upgrade Description
Gen1 Rocket Pods Icons.jpg Rocket Pods Upgrades all Comanches with rocket pods, which are devastating to groups of units
ZH Countermeasures Icons.png Countermeasures
  • In the latter stages of the conflict all USA aircraft were able to be upgraded with Countermeasures, improving their chance against enemy anti-aircraft attacks (in particular missiles)
  • Zero Hour only
ZH Bunker Busters Icons.jpg Bunker Busters
  • Made available to Stealth fighters later in the conflict, following the vast deployment of GLA Tunnel Networks. Bunker Busters were not only capable of eliminating infantry garrisoned in buildings, but also clearing out Tunnel Networks
  • Zero Hour only
Gen1 Laser-Guided Missiles Icons.gif Laser-Guided Missiles Improved the accuracy of the Raptor's / King Raptor's and Stealth fighter's missiles, and thus generally increased the damage done by 25%
ZH Stealth Comanche Upgrade Icons.jpg Stealth Comanche Upgrade

Gallery[edit | edit source]

Generals USA icon.png United States of America First GLA War Arsenal Generals USA icon.png