Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst


Public Affairs

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Base Tours and Orientation Flights

Base Tours

The 2016 tour season is full, tour requests for the 2017 season are now being accepted, complete the request form below to get yours scheduled.  For ROTC requests, please call 754-2104

The Public Affairs office can offer two base tours a month and are only offered on the first and third Thursdays from March to October.  These tours are granted on a first-come, first-served basis. To request a tour, download the form below and submit to the Joint Base Public Affairs office.



Email Sign Ups
Media Email Sign up
Public Affairs Support
COVE Requests

Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst provides its service members an opportunity to connect with the local community through the Community Outreach Volunteer Experience. COVE lets service members at the base volunteer to support local events as speakers or representatives of the base. Likewise, it gives community members a chance to learn more about the military and more

specifically, the missions at JBMDL.


Members of COVE are available to speak on a variety of topics such as career opportunities, military history and leadership skills.


To request a speaker, download the Speaker Request Form below and submit it to the Joint Base Public Affairs office no later than four weeks prior to the event.

Honor Guard
Use the applicable form below to request Honor Guard support:

To request Military Funeral Honors only, click here.

For all other Honor Guard requests, click here.
Honor Guard Request Form
Getting to Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst
Click here.  Once the page and map are loaded, right click on the blue pinpoint in the center of the map. Click on "Directions to here" option.

Insert your starting location into the "A" box in the left panel. Click "Get Directions". When that is completed, the program can potentially provide up to four "Suggested Routes". Based on your preferences, selected one of the choices and find the driving directions in the left panel below the "Suggested Routes".

The appearance of hyperlinks does not constitute endorsement by HQ Air Mobility Command, the United States Air Force, or the Department of Defense, of the external website, or the information, products or services contained therein.
Aerial Flyover/Static Display Request
All requests are handled by the Department of the Air Force. 

Organizations wishing to feature McGuire aircraft at their event should visit the USAF Aerial Events Support Web site here, or contact:  

USAF Aerial Events 
Commercial: (703) 695-9776 or 695-9664
DSN 225-9776 or 225-9664
Fax: (703) 693-9601 or DSN 223-9601
Public Affairs Office

For more information or to request a base tour, orientation flight, or speaker contact the Joint Base Public Affairs office at:

87th Air Base Wing Public Affairs
2901 Falcon Lane, Suite 235
Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., 08641

Commercial: (609) 754-2104 
DSN: 650-2104 
Fax: (609) 754-6999


Freedom of Information Act
Under the provisions of the Freedom of Information Act, written requests for McGuire Air Force Base records may be received by postal service, facsimile or electronically at Requests received by facsimile or electronically must have a mailing address included since it may not be practical to provide a substantive response electronically. 

Click here to view more about the Freedom of Information Act