Who We Are


Joint Task Force-Bravo

Located at Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras, JTF-Bravo out competes adversaries; organizes multilateral exercises in cooperation with partner nations and other US Agencies; and supports countering transnational organized crime, humanitarian assistance/disaster relief, and defense institution building to promote regional cooperation and security in Central America.

JTF-Bravo conducts and supports joint operations, activities, and investments throughout the joint operational area, maintaining a forward presence to enhance regional security, stability, and cooperation in support of the SOUTHCOM Commander’s Campaign Plan.

Our motto:
"Progress through Unity."





JTFB Leadership
           Col. James Wiese
           JTF-B Commander


Command Sgt. Maj. Nicholas Ford
JTF- B Senior Enlisted Leader










Mission and Tasks


JTF-Bravo conducts and supports U.S. Southern Command operations, activities and investments across all domains in support of U.S. Government agencies and partner nations in Central America, in order to enhance regional security and defends the U.S. homeland and national interests. On order, JTF-Bravo will deploy for crisis response as directed by the USSOUTHCOM commander within the area of responsibility. 


Lines of Effort

  • Provide Expeditionary Capabilities 

  • Grow Partnerships

  • Counter Regional Threats

  • Build Personal Readiness


Contact Us

Public Affairs:

DSN: (312) 4494150
Commercial: (504) 27135123, ext. 4494150

To email us, send a message to southcom.sotocano.jtfb-pao.mbx.jtf-b-public-affairs-office@mail.mil 

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Featured Information

If you are an incoming service member, please take a look at our Welcome Guide for information that will help you prepare for your deployment.