Pyote Airfield is located in western Texas in the United States.
in 1942. Also known as Rattlesnake Bomber Base after the diamondback rattlesnake found in Texas. The base encompassed over 3,000 acres.
USAAF units based at Pyote
333rd BG, 467th BS (B-17) 1943
After the war, the base was used to store mothballed
B-17 and B-29s. Today, the airfield is abandoned.
Rattlesnake Bomber Base: Pyote Army Airfield In World War II by Thomas E. Alexander
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February 4, 2018