Keesler Air Force Base

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4503 M St
Biloxi, MS 39530
(228) 377-1110

About

Keesler Air Force Base is a United States Air Force base located in Biloxi, a city along the Gulf Coast in Harrison County, Mississippi, United States. The base is named in honor of aviator 2d Lt Samuel Reeves Keesler, Jr., a Mississippi native killed in France during the First World War. The base is home of Headquarters, Second Air Force(2 AF) and the 81st Training Wing (81 TW) of the Air Education and Training Command (AETC). The base has specialized in ground trade training since its opening in 1941 during World War II. It has had high-quality technical schools and absorbed units moved from other bases under the Base Realignment and Closure Act (BRAC).

(Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Keesler_Air_Force_Base)

Gate and Hours

The White Avenue gate offers 24-hour access to Keesler AFB. The Old Pass Road Gate also offers the same access and is located on the west side of the base. Both gates are within the city of Biloxi.

White Ave (Main) Gate: Open 24/7
Old Pass Rd Gate: Open 24/7
Meadow Dr Gate: Mon-Fri 0530 – 1800


Quick Reference

Chapel
(228) 377-4859

Azalea Dining Facility
(228) 377-3409

Education Office
(228) 376-8708

Equal Opportunity
(228) 377-7289

Family Advocacy
(228) 376-3457

Airman and Family Readiness Center
(228) 376-8728

Finance Office
(228) 376-8225

Housing Office
(228) 376-8615

Legal Office
(228) 376-8601

Post Office
(228) 374-7276


Base Surroundings

Gulf Islands National Seashore
3500 Park Rd,
Ocean Springs, MS 39564
(228) 875-9057

Maritime & Seafood Industry Museum
115 E 1st  St,
Biloxi, MS 39530
(228) 435-6320

Ohr-O’Keefe Museum Of Art
386 Beach Blvd,
Biloxi, MS 39530
(228) 374-5547

Shaggys Biloxi Beach
1763 Beach Blvd,
Biloxi, MS 39531
(228) 432-5005

Stacked Grill
158 Howard Ave,
Biloxi, MS 39530
(228) 732-8888

Mary Mahoneys Old French House
110 Rue Magnolia,
Biloxi, MS 39530
(228) 374-0163

Half Shell Oyster House
125 Lameuse St,
Biloxi, MS 39530
(228) 432-5050

Edgewater Mall
2600 Beach Blvd,
Biloxi, MS 39531
(228) 388-3424

The Grand Theatre
11470 Cinema Dr,
D’lberville, MS 39540
(228) 354-9541


Medical Care

Keesler AFB 81st  Medical Group
301 Fisher St,
Keesler AFB MS 39534
(227) 376-2550

The 81st Medical Group operates one of the largest Air Force medical facilities in the Force. Its primary mission is to maintain medical readiness for worldwide contingencies by providing quality, cost-effective health care for more than 27,000 enrollees, including almost 7,500 active-duty members. In addition, the 81st MDG commander oversees the Gulf Coast Multi-Service Market, which includes five military medical treatment facilities from Mobile, Alabama, to New Orleans, coordinating care for 80,000eligible beneficiaries along the Gulf Coast. http://www.airforcemedicine.af.mil

 

Frequently Called Numbers/TRICARE
Appointment Line: (800) 700-8603
24-Hour Nurse Advice Line: (800) Tricare (800) 874-2273)
Dental Clinic: (228) 376-0511
Mental Health: (228) 376-0385
Family Advocacy: (228) 376-3457
Customer Relations: (228) 376-3092
TRICARE: (800) 444-5445
Laboratory: (228) 376-4460
Pharmacy: 228-376-4955

TRICARE partners with United Healthcare Military & Veterans as its regional contractor in the Western United States to provide health care services and support to beneficiaries.

TRICARE: https://www.tricare.mil

Tricare Home Page allows access to Enroll in or Purchase a Plan, File or Check a Claim, View Referrals, Find a Health Care Provider, Change Your Primary Care Manager, Compare Plans, Manage Prescriptions and much more.

Nurse Advice Line TRICARE: (800) 874-2273 Opt 1.
The Nurse Advice Line is available to all TRICARE beneficiaries in the U.S., except those enrolled in US Family Health Plan. You can call the Nurse Advice Line 24/7, at no cost to you, to talk to a registered nurse who can: Answer your urgent care questions.

New to TRICARE: https://www.tricare.mil/Plans/New
Learn more about TRICARE- Watch an overview video & take free public TRICARE courses online.

TRICARE Online:
https://www.tricareonline.com/

You can make Primary Care appointments, check lab results and even order your pharmacy refills using TOL, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Contact: (800) 600-9332

TRICARE For Life: https://www.tricare.mil/tfl
Contact- (866) 773-0404

TRICARE for Life is your Medicare-wraparound coverage for TRICARE-eligible beneficiaries who have Medicare Part A and B. TRICARE for Life beneficiaries can receive care at military hospitals and clinics, but only on a space-available basis.

TRICARE Pharmacy Program: https://www.tricare.mil/pharmacy
The TRICARE Pharmacy Program provides the prescription drugs you need, when you need them, in a safe, easy, and affordable way.

Base Listings

The numbers for Fairchild Air Force Base have low accuracy due to its unique utilization. Entire companies are rotated through on a regular basis, so large portions of the phone directory are subject to change without notice. Please contact the base operator at (509) 247-1212 if you experience any difficulty reaching your desired contact.

Name Level Name Phone
Keesler Education Office KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 376-8708
Keesler Education Office KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 376-8710
Automotive Services KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 432-2404
Dormitory Management Office, Consolidated KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 377-1730
Dormitory Management Office, Consolidated KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 377-1731
Base Beauty & Barber Shops KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 432-8765
Base Beauty & Barber Shops KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 432-7224
TRICARE Service Center, Health Benefits Advisor KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE 1 (800) 444-5445
TRICARE Service Center, Health Benefits Advisor KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 376-4752
Chapel, Larcher Ave KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 377-4859
Child Development Center KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 377-2211
Civilian Personnel Office KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 376-8347
Civilian Personnel Office KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (312) 591-8347
Commissary/DECA KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 377-2830
Commissary/DECA KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 377-4288
Dental Clinic KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 376-0511
Airman and Family Readiness Center - Emergency Relief Services KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 376-8728
EFMP Family Support KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 376-8513
Relocation Program - 81 FSS/FSFR KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 376-8728
Relocation Program - 81 FSS/FSFR KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 377-5346
Personal Financial Management Services KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 376-8728
American Red Cross KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 896-4511
American Red Cross KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (877) 272-7337
SNIAC - EFMP Enrollment KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 376-3457
SNIAC - EFMP Enrollment KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 376-5605
Family Member Relocation Clearance Coordinator/Special Needs KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 376-5605
Base Exchange - Army Air Force Exchange Services Admin KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 432-2404
Base Exchange - Army Air Force Exchange Services Admin KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 435-2524
Family Advocacy Office KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 376-3457
Family Child Care (Home Day Care) Program KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 377-3189
Family Child Care (Home Day Care) Program KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 377-5935
Financial Services Office KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 376-8220
Financial Services Office KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 376-8225
Keesler Federal Credit Union On-Base Location KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 386-1600
Keesler Federal Credit Union On-Base Location KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (888) 533-7537
Golf Course, Bay Breeze KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 377-3832
Blake Fitness Centers KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 377-4385
Blake Fitness Centers KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 377-2907
Dragon Fitness Center KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 377-2907
Base Hospital Information & Appointments KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (800) 700-8603
Traffic Management Flight - Main KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 376-8533
Traffic Management Flight - Main KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 376-8534
Housing Referral Office KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 376-8614
Housing Referral Office KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 376-8615
Military Personnel Customer Service KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 376-8347
Information and Referral KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 376-8728
Legal Office KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 376-8601
Library, McBride KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 377-2181
Military Clothing Sales Store (MCSS) KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 435-4156
New Parent Support KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE (228) 376-3453