Space A Travel

Shuttle Schedule for 2022 - 2023


Space Available Passenger Service terminal located in Base Operations on H-Street.

Hours of operations M-F 0800 to 1630 also Saturday, Sunday from 1030 to 1700.

These are the destinations Keesler, AFB fly on a monthly “regular” basis.

Thursday or Friday departing dates below

13 Oct, 4 Nov, 2 Dec, 6 Jan, 3 Mar, 14 Apr, 4 May, 2 Jun, 4 Aug, 8 Sep

Destinations as listed below

Keesler AFB - Nashville, TN (may remain overnight) - Pope, NC - Dobbins, GA - Lakeland, FL - Keesler AFB
Keesler AFB - Ellington, TX - Scott AFB, IL - Little Rock, AR - Keesler AFB

Sunday departing dates below

16 Oct, 6 Nov, 4 Dec, 8 Jan, 5 Mar, 16 Apr, 7 May, 4 Jun, 6 Aug, 10 Sep

Destinations as listed below

Keesler AFB - Little Rock, AR - Scott AFB, IL - Ellington, TX - Keesler AFB
Keesler AFB - Dobbins, GA - Pope, NC - Lakeland, FL - Keesler AFB


Passenger Service Agent:    228-377-1259     DSN: 597-1259
Space Available FAX:            228-377-2488     DSN: 597-2488
Flight Info Recorded Line:    228-377-4538     DSN: 597-4538

Send your AMC Form 140 or DD 1853 to

Members are selected for Space A travel base on the categories below, and date and time of sign up. All AMC form 140s will remain on file for 60 days or until the member flies.

Category I - Emergency leave travel

  1. US citizen, DOD Civilian Employees stationed overseas
  2. Full-time, paid personnel of the American Red Cross serving with U.S. military overseas
  3. Military family members whose sponsors are stationed within the Continental United States (CONUS) and the emergency exists overseas
  4. Family members of U.S. citizen civilian DOD employees when both sponsor and dependents are stationed at the same location overseas


Category II - Accompanied Environmental & Morale Leave (EML)

  1. Sponsors on EML and accompanied family members
  2. DoD Dependent School (DoDDS) teachers and their accompanied family members in EML status during school year holiday, vacation periods.


Category III - Ordinary Leave, House Hunting TDY

  1. Military members on ordinary leave and military patients on convalescent leave.
  2. Military members on permissive temporary duty (TDY) orders for house hunting in conjunction with PCS orders. Military member can be accompanied by one family member
  3. Dependents of military members deployed for more than 365 consecutive days
  4. Military family members (up to age 23 with a valid ID card) of a military member when accompanied by their sponsor who is in an ordinary leave status
  5. between overseas and CONUS


Category IV - Unaccompanied dependents on EML

  1. Dependents of military members deployed more than 120 consecutive days
  2. Unaccompanied family members (18 years or older) traveling on EML orders.
  3. Family members under 18 must be accompanied by an adult family member who is traveling EML
  4. DoDDS teachers or family members (accompanied or unaccompanied) in an EML status during summer break


Category V - Permissive TDY, Students, Dependents,

  1. Post-Deployment/Mobilization Respite Absence
  2. Unaccompanied command-sponsored dependents
  3. Students whose sponsor is stationed in Alaska or Hawaii
  4. Students enrolled in school INCONUS when the sponsor is stationed overseas
  5. Military personnel traveling on permissive TDY orders for other than house hunting


Category VI - Retirees, Dependents, Reservists & Disabled Veterans

  1. National Guard/Reserve components/members of the Ready Reserve and members of the Standby Reserve who are on the Active Status List.
  2. Retired military members who are issued DD Form 2 and eligible to receive retired or retainer pay & their family members, family members are only eligible if they have an ID card and travel with retired service member.
  3. Veterans with a VA rated permanent 100% disability and their dependents.
  4. Dependents must be accompanied by the sponsor and travel must be in CONUS or directly between the CONUS and Alaska, Hawaii or U.S. territories
  5. Surviving spouses of retirees or of service members who died on active duty or training status. Their dependents may also travel if accompanied by the surviving spouse.


Please contact Keesler's base operations passenger service agent at (228) 377-1259 or DSN: 597-1259. For more information on space available travel, visit Air Mobility Command's site. 

(Last Updated: July 28, 2022)