Joint Task Force-Bravo

Joint Task Force-Bravo operates out of a Honduran military installation, Soto Cano Air Base, located in central Honduras and is comprised of more than 500 U.S. military personnel and more than 500 U.S and Honduran civilians.

The task force is comprised of the Joint Staff, Army Forces Battalion, 1st Battalion, 228th Aviation Regiment and the 612th Air Base Squadron.

JTF-Bravo conducts a variety of missions in Central America, South America and the Caribbean that range from supporting U.S. Government operations, countering transnational organized crime, humanitarian assistance/disaster relief missions to building partner capacities. The successful completion of these missions, with support from all units, allows JTF-Bravo to promote security throughout the region. 

Directorates and Special Staff

The Joint staff provides command and control, staff assistance, operational, logistical and administrative support for forces deployed in the geographic area in support of U.S. Southern Command directed operations.

J1 - Personnel
J2 - Intelligence
J3 - Operations
J4 - Logistics
J6 - Communications
J7 - Engineers
J8 - Resource and Budget
J9 - Civil Military Operations/Interagency


  • Public Affairs Office
  • Protocol
  • Command Judge Advocate
  • Chapel 
  • Contracting