McConnell AFB KS 67221

McConnell Air Force Base is a United States Air Force base located four miles (6 km) southeast of the central business district of Wichita, a city in Sedgwick County, Kansas, United States.  The base was named in honor of Wichita brothers Fred and Thomas McConnell, both Air Force pilots and World War II veterans. It is the home of Air Mobility Command‘s 22d Air Refueling Wing (22 ARW), Air Force Reserve Command‘s 931st Air Refueling Group (931 ARG), and the Kansas Air National Guard‘s 184th Intelligence Wing (184 IW).  McConnell’s primary mission is to provide global reach by conducting air refueling and airlift where and when needed.

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Inside McConnell

22nd Air Refueling Wing
22nd Air Refueling Wing

McConnell AFB

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McConnell AFB KS, Passenger Terminal  

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McConnell AMC Gram - June 2014
McConnell AMC Gram – June 2014

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Space A Information

72 Hour Flight Recording: DSN 743-5404 Commercial 316-759-5404

Service Counter: DSN 743-4810 Commercial 316-759-4810

Fax: DSN 743-3011 Commercial 316-759-3011

E-mail: space-a@us.af.mil

Hours of Operation:
Monday – Friday 0730 to 1630

Long Term Parking: Free available parking in front of the passenger terminal building #1220.  Contact a Customer Service Rep for more details.

Inside McConnell AFB – Signing Up

Inside McConnell AFB Passenger Terminal

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Air Capital Inn
Air Capital Inn

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Hotels/Motels/B&B/Hostels/RV Parks/Camping Grounds

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Villa La Estancia Cabo San Lucas

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The Keeper of the Plains
The Keeper of the Plains
Wichita, Kansas - downtown seen accross the frozen river
Downtown seen across the frozen river

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Transportation

Travel to/from Wichita Mid-Continent Airport: Transportation to and from Wichita Mid-Continent Airport is offered by local taxi companies.  Speak with a Space-A representative for a list of taxi services.

Public Transit

No available on-base transit

Rental Car
Enterprise: (316) 682-1200   –  Avis: (316) 681-1478  –  Hertz: (316) 651-5748  –  Budget: (316) 946-4400  –  National: (316) 946-4851  –
Thrifty: (316) 946-4403

Taxi
SEA Breeze: (316) 312-2314  –  ABC Taxi: (316) 264-4222  –  American Cab: (316) 262-7511  –  Best Cabs: (316) 838-2233

Bus
Greyhound: (316) 265-8819

Air
Air Tran: (800) 247-8726  –  Allegiant Air: (702) 505-8888  –  American Air: (800) 433-7300  –  Delta: (800) 221-1212  –  United Airlines: (800) 241-6522  –  Frontier: (800) 432-1359

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Commissary

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McConnell flightline

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Government/Military Organizations/Retiree Activities 

Area VII McConnell
22 MSG/CCS 57837 Coffeyville Street Suite 204
McConnell AFB KS 67221-3504 
Hours: 0800 – 1600, Monday – Friday 
Phone: 316-759-3829/4411 
E-mail: mary.eary.1@us.af.mil

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931st Air Refueling Group

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Phone Numbers

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