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Army Support Activity

Army Support Activity


Army Support Activity Soto Cano is a forward deployed, expeditionary Installation Management Command headquarters. ASA was established in 2008 to provide expeditionary base operations support to tenant units, organizations and activities operating on and from Soto Cano Air Base, Honduras. 

ASA Soto Cano manages garrison and installation activities and services in direct support of the Commanding General, U.S. Army Southern Command, who serves as the senior commander for Soto Cano AB. The ASA serves as the senior commander's representative on Soto Cano AB to enable readiness and mission execution, while providing quality services and facilities, optimizing resources, sustaining the environment and enhancing the wellbeing of the entire Soto Cano AB community.     

Mission: ASA Soto Cano simultaneously integrates installation operations and delivers base operations support in order to enable tenant organizations to conduct operations, activities, and investments within the USSOUTHCOM area of responsibility.  

ASA-Soto Cano's higher headquarters is U.S. Army Installation Management Command (IMCOM). IMCOM is the Army's Home - maintaining facilities and services so that war-fighting commanders can focus on their mission. 

For more information on the United States Army Installation Management Command click here

ASA Leadership 


COL James Hart

Garrison Commander 





CSM Timothy Murchison

 Garrison CSM 




Living Quarters for Soto Cano Service Members  

Furnished government quarters are provided for military and DOD civilians on orders to Soto Cano AB. Lodging consists of temporary quarters, barracks and quads, available for all personnel based on rank and availability.

Other services provided:

Army Support Activity also manages the Soto Cano dining facility, an Education Center that is committed to implementing quality educational programs and a Base/Post Exchange facility, offering a variety of merchandise. 



    Morale, Welfare and Recreation

Morale, Welfare and Recreation is essential to the resilience of the military community. Our  MWR directorate offers a wide variety of activities including a Recreation Center, library, movie room, gym, outdoor pool, Arts and Crafts, tours, travel, basic scuba certifications on base, sports & equipment check-outs. Our highly motivated staff is here to provide you with the best customer service possible to make your tour at Soto Cano AB enjoyable and memorable.


Interactive Customer Evaluation

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Contact Us

Contact Army Support Activity
DSN: (312) 4496237
Commercial: (504) 27135123, ext. 4496237
Email ASA

Contact Morale, Welfare & Recreation
DSN: (312) 4495009
Commercial: (504) 27135123, ext. 4495009
Email MWR 

ASA News
Honduran Secretary of Defense visits Soto Cano Air Base
May 26, 2022

Soto Cano Air Base updates gym equipment, increases resiliency
May 5, 2022

USO seeks to improve quality of life for U.S. military in Central America
November 10, 2021

Palmerola International Airport discussions, Soto Cano AB
August 12, 2021

Continuing Education Services receives new home at Soto Cano
September 24, 2018