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Recent updates

Effective immediately, all personnel are mandated to wear a mask while indoor facilities at Keesler Air Force Base. This is in accordance with the updated guidance released by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the new guidance from the Secretary of Defense.

Starting Monday, August 9th, the DUCC will be operating 5 days per week now - Monday - Friday, 0700 – 0900 hours. All Monday procedure patients for the 81 MDG will need to be screened for COVID-19 at the DUCC on the Friday prior to the procedure.

Updates on Public Health Emergency Order

  • Limit Gatherings. Keesler AFB on-duty activities are limited to no more than 50% of room capacity. Exceptions for mission- and service-essential activities must be approved at the Squadron commander or higher level, with proper physical distancing and sanitation protocols in place. Gatherings require the wear of face coverings, as directed below.
  •  Fitness Centers. Fitness Centers are limited to fully vaccinated individuals.
    • (1) Proof of vaccination is required for entry and use of the facility.
      • (a)Caveat: Unvaccinated Airmen in official PT uniform can shower after official PT and conduct height/weight measurements for their official PT tests; they must remain masked at all times
    • (2) Mask wear is required when not exercising.
    • (3) Fitness classes executed at reduced sizes.
    • (4) Physical Fitness Tests will continue to be administered. The Fitness Assessment Cell will send updated guidance and instructions to Commanders and Unit Fitness Program Managers
  • c.  Military leave outside the State of Mississippi can be approved at the Supervisor level

Click for more information on COVID-19 Vaccination Status and Formal Training for Uniformed Members

*Per the latest DoD COVID-19 Guidance, Updated Mask Guidance for all DoD Installations and Other Facilities, masks are required in an indoor setting

Current as of October 5, 2021

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