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"Public sentiment is everything. With public sentiment, nothing can fail. Without it, nothing can succeed."   - Abraham Lincoln 

Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst offers many programs designed to enhance relations with the local community. Base tours are offered to small groups and orientation flights are available for eligible parties. Requests for military speakers can be submitted through the Speaker's Bureau program and Honor Guard requests for public events can be submitted via the link below. Requests for aerial flyovers and static displays are handled through the Department of the Air Force; once approved, requests can be sent to the Joint Base Public Affairs Office.

tabBase Tours and Orientation Flights 



Base Tours

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. Tour requests are now being taken for 2015 tours. To request a tour, download the form below and submit to the Joint Base Public Affairs office.

  BASE TOUR REQUEST FORM

Windshield Tours

Windshield tours offer the public a chance to get a quick look at the base, its mission partners and quality-of-life facilities. These tours usually last about two hours and take place solely in a vehicle. This is a great opportunity to get a sense of what the base is like when a whole day option isn't available.

Send us an e-mail to request a tour.

tabSpeaker's Bureau 
The Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst Speaker's Bureau provides its servicemembers an opportunity to connect with the local community.  Likewise, it gives community members a chance to learn more about the military and more specifically, the missions at JB MDL. 

Members of the Speaker's Bureau 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 no later than four weeks prior to the date of the event to the Joint Base Public Affairs office.

tabHonor 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

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tabAerial 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
E-mail: aerial.events@pentagon.af.mil
tabPublic 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

E-mail: 87.abw.pa@us.af.mil


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