William Schwertfeger, retired U.S. Air Force Lt. Col., shares his story as a prisoner of war during the Vietnam conflict in 1972 at a POW/MIA Ceremony Sept. 17, 2020, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas. According to the Department of Defense Prisoner of War Missing Personnel Office, there are 1,657 personnel still missing from the Vietnam conflict. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Marc A. Garcia)
McConnell honored the fallen from World War II, the Korean War, the Cold War, the Gulf War as well as other conflicts during the 2020 POW/MIA wreath laying ceremony Sept. 16, 2020, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas. Wreath laying ceremonies are held to formally pay respect to the sacrifices of American veterans that were captured or missing during a time of war. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Alexi Bosarge)
Lynnette Brown, 22nd Contracting Squadron quality assurance program coordinator, discusses a tragic past and her path toward healing Sep. 10, 2020, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas. Brown shared the story of her late husband’s suicide and how she uses her story to help others as part of McConnell’s Beyond the Blue initiative. Beyond the Blue focuses on taking steps to normalize the conversations that surround seeking help. (U.S. Air Force photo illustration by Airman 1st Class Marc A. Garcia)
Firemen assigned to the 22nd Civil Engineer Squadron, march in a vigil walk during POW/MIA Remembrance Week Sept. 14, 2020, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas. POW/MIA Remembrance Week honors those who are or have been prisoners of war or declared missing in action, through events coordinated by Team McConnell. The week’s events include a vigil walk, a wreath laying ceremony and a POW/MIA ceremony. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Marc A. Garcia)
Col. Emily Farkas, 22nd Maintenance Group commander, speaks at the Patriot Day Retreat Ceremony Sept. 11, 2020, at McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas. The ceremony was held to honor the civilians and first responders who lost their lives during the 9/11 terrorist attacks. (U.S Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Marc A. Garcia)

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 Phone Directory & Operating hours

Below is a quick list of organizations on McConnell Air Force Base. Please note that these are the normal operating hours for these organizations. Hours may be different during holidays and family days or COVID-19. Please click here for the CORONAVIRUS tab for specific changes. For phones numbers not listed, contact the base operator at 316-759-6100.

 

Commercial

DSN Hours
 

(316) 759-XXXX

743-XXXX  
McConnell Base Operator (316) 759-6100  312-743-6100 (DSN)  

AAFES/Base Exchange

(316) 685-0233  

AAFES Base Exchange
Monday - Saturday 9:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.

Sunday: 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

 

AAFES - Barber Shop

(316) 686-2128

Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Saturday: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Sunday: 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

 

AAFES - Beauty Shop

(316) 689-8716

Monday- Saturday: 9 a.m. - 6 p.m.

 

AAFES - Shopette Express

(316) 685-0291

Saturday-Sunday: 8:30 a.m. - 10 p.m.

Airman & Family Readiness Center

(316) 759-6020  

Airman & Family Readiness Center
Monday - Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Arts and Crafts Center (316) 759-4084  

Engraving and gift shop:

Monday - Friday: 10 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Custom Framing:

Monday - Friday: 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Auto Hobby Center    

Auto Hobby Center:

Wednesday - Sunday 11 a.m.  - 7 p.m.

Bowling Center

(316) 759-6187  

Bowling Center

Monday - Friday: 10:30 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Saturday: 10:30 a.m. - 11 p.m.

       

Civilian Personnel Office

(316) 759-4353  

Civilian Personnel Office

Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Chapel

(316) 759-3562  

Chapel

Monday/Wednesday/Friday: 9 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Tuesday/Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Sunday: 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Child Development Center

(316) 759-4223  

Child Development Center

Monday - Friday: 6:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Commander’s Action Line

(316) 759-4061  

Commander's Action Line

24/7

Commissary

(316) 759-5627    

Command Post

(316) 759-3264    

Dental Clinic

(316) 759-5181  

Dental Clinic

Monday/Wednesday/Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Thursday: 8:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Closed 2nd Tuesday of every month

Dining Facility

(316) 759-6114  

Dining Facility

Monday - Friday:

    Breakfast 5 - 8 a.m.

    Lunch 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

    Dinner 4 - 7 p.m.

    Midnight Meal 10:30 p.m. - Midnight

Saturday/Sunday/Holidays:

    Breakfast 7 - 9 a.m.

    Lunch 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.

    Dinner 4 - 7 p.m.

    Midnight Meal 10:30 p.m. - Midnight

Dole Community Center

(316) 759-4330  

Dole Community Center

Monday-Friday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Education Center

(316) 759-4240  

Education Center

Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Friday: 7:30 - 11:30 a.m.

Finance Customer Service

(316) 759-4618  

Finance Customer Service

Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Fitness Center

(316) 759-4009  

Fitness Center

Monday - Thursday: 6 a.m. - 9 p.m.

Friday: 6 a.m. - 8 p.m.

Saturday/Sunday/Holidays: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Health Promotions

(316) 759-6024  

Health Promotions

Monday - Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Honor Guard

(316) 759-3991  

Honor Guard

Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.

After Hours: (316) 641-3724

Housing

(316) 347-2929  

Housing

Monday - Saturday: 8:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Information, Tickets & Travel

(316) 759-6007/6344  

Information, Tickets, Travel

Monday - Friday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Inspector General

(316) 759-6915/1842  

Inspections Section

759-1842

Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Complaints Section

759-6915

Monday-Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Legal Office

(316) 759-3590  

Legal Office

Monday/Friday: 9 a.m. - Noon

Wednesday: 1 - 4 p.m.

Tuesday/Thursday: Closed

Library

(316) 759-4207  

Library

Monday - Thursday: 9:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Friday: 9:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Lodging

(316) 759-6999    

Medical Appointments

(316) 759-6300  

Medical Appointments/Mental Health

Monday/Wednesday/Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Tuesday, Thursday: 8:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Closed 2nd Thursday of the month

Military Personnel Flight

(316) 759-3737  

Military Personnel Flight

Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - 3 p.m.

Outdoor Recreation

(316) 759-4435/4432/4645  

Outdoor Recreation

Monday - Friday: 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Saturday - Sunday: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Closed Federal Holidays

Pharmacy

(316) 759-5062  

Pharmacy

Monday - Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Public Affairs

(316) 759-3141  

Public Affairs

Official Photos (by appointment only)

Monday - Friday: 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Passport Photos (Walk-ins)

Monday- Friday 9 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Retiree Activities Office

(316) 759-4411  

Retiree Activities Office

Monday - Friday: 8 a.m. - Noon

Security Forces

(316) 759-3976  

Security Forces

24/7

  759-4810  

Space-A Travel

Monday - Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Tanker Tavern

(316) 759-2076  

Tanker Tavern

Wednesday/Thursday: 4 - 10 p.m.

Friday: 4 - 11 p.m.

Traffic Management Office

(316) 759-5915  

Traffic Management Office

Monday - Friday: 8:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.

Veterinary Clinic

(316) 759-5190  

Veterinary Clinic

Monday - Friday: 9 a.m. - Noon, 1 - 4 p.m.

Youth Center (316) 759-4070  

Youth Center

School Year hours:

Monday - Friday: (Before School) 6:30-8 a.m.

(After School) 3-6 p.m.

Saturday/Sunday:  Closed

Summer Camp:

Monday - Friday 6:30 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Visitor Control Center 759-4713  

Visitor Control Center

Monday - Friday: 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

       
       

 

 

 

 

 

 

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