AFMAO/Education & Training will arrange reservations once they have a full roster. DO NOT make reservations or cancellations, e-mail AFMAO.Training@us.af.mil. The Eagle Rest Inn's telephone number is DSN 445-2840/2841 or Commercial 302-677-2480/2481. Lodging is located at 800 14th Street, Dover Air Force Base, Del.
AIRPORT and RENTAL CARS
The closest airport is Philadelphia International. Approximate driving time from the airport to Dover AFB is 90 minutes. Travel to Dover AFB will include driving on toll roads. The toll fees will be approximately $4 in (weekdays) or $8 (weekends), payable in cash.
For directions from Philadelphia International to Dover AFB click here.
Training is from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Please report to class by 7:45 a.m., but not before 7:15 p.m. for the start of each day. This is a working facility and the mission is ongoing. Do not plan on leaving early on the last day of the class so flight reservations should be done for the evening or the next day.
Air Force Mortuary Affairs Operations (AFMAO) is located at 116 Purple Heart Drive, Dover AFB, DE 19902. The phone number is DSN 445-3218/3220 or Commercial 302-677-3218/3220. Check in at the front desk where visitor badges will be issued.
The Uniform of the Day is ABUs and steel toe boots are mandatory. Please bring cold-weather attire from September to April.
The classroom is your home. Please take care of it and clean up after yourself. Drinks are allowed but must have lids. Eating is allowed but do not allow it to become a disturbance to the briefer and other students. Coffee is available, but mugs are not, so if you wish to have coffee, please bring your own mug/cup(s).