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Background and objective: all of the natural and human factors should be taken into considerations when establishing and constructing the military facilities and consequently by ensuring the proper location the extra costs can be reduced. Due to its specific geographical, political, and geopolitical characteristics including neighboring with Iraq, Ilam Province has special condition and in the spatial planning it is required to be taken into considerations. The main objective of this study is identifying the status of military centers in Ilam Province, analyzing the environmental situations, and introducing suitable locations for establishing military facilities.
Method: this study has been conducted in descriptive-analytic method. For data collection, the documentary and library studies and topographic maps (1:50000) have been employed. Then, by using the weighting analytic hierarchy process (AHP) method in Arc GIS software, the ratings of criteria in the studied region and providing the appropriate maps compatible with the criteria have been done. And finally, the compound map, which shows the best place for organizing military facilities in this region, is extracted.
Findings and results: the results showed that in the place selection of military facilities in Ilam, the distance from moving sands had the highest importance (.164) and having the access to the health and leisure centers had the least importance (.046, .036). The extracted maps also showed that based on the important criteria, in terms of the place of establishment, currently most of the military centers are not in the desirable condition.