Arnold AFB Gate Screening Procedure Change
By Jason L. Austin, AEDC
/ Published July 15, 2020
ARNOLD AIR FORCE BASE, Tenn. --
Starting 17 July, all persons, to include service members, dependents, civilian employees, retirees, contractors, and individuals unaffiliated with the DoD, who meet any of the following criteria, at any point within the 14 days prior to attempted entry, will be denied access to Arnold AFB. Individuals seeking entry will pass a sign with the following information and will be asked to affirm they have read the sign and if the criteria is applicable to them.
BY ORDER OF THE COMMANDER
BASE ACCESS IS DENIED IF IN THE LAST 14 DAYS:
- YOU HAVE TRAVELED OUTSIDE THE CONTINENTAL U.S.
- YOU TESTED POSITIVE FOR COVID-19
- YOU HAVE BEEN IN CLOSE CONTACT WITH SOMEONE TESTING POSITIVE FOR COVID-19
- YOU HAD ANY OF THE FOLLOWING SYMPTOM BEGIN IN THE LAST 14 DAYS:
- Fever and/or chills
- Shortness of Breath
- Sore Throat
- Loss of Taste