UPDATE: KAFB COVID PROTOCOLS AND HPCON STATUS – May 17, 2021
Effective immediately, Kirtland Air Force Base HPCON Status will move to HPCON Alpha.
Additionally, FULLY vaccinated personnel will not be required to wear a mask OR practice social distancing while on KAFB per DoD guidance. Those personnel that are not vaccinated will continue to wear a mask and practice social distancing as directed.
EXCEPTIONS requiring mask wear: Inside – Medical Group facilities, Child Development Centers, Youth Center and Visitors Control Center.
Mask recommendations by the CDC include:
A. Non-surgical disposable masks
B. Masks made with breathable fabric such as cotton
C. Masks made with tightly woven fabric
D. Masks with 2 or 3 layersE.Masks with inner filters
Masks NOT authorized for wear:
A. Novelty or non-protective masks
B. Masks with ventilation valves
C. Face shields (without protective mask).
THE GATES HAVE 100% ID CHECKS.
CORONADO THUNDERBIRD MEMBERS MAY NOT ESCORT ANYONE WHO DOES NOT HAVE A CURRENT BADGE ONTO BASE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE
BX and Commissary privileges are only for active military and military retirees.