On-site COVID-19 testing services at BWI & SEA-TAC AMC Terminals are no longer available. Passengers requiring proof of a COVID-19 test MUST arrive at their departure terminal with this documentation at the time of check-in. Passengers arriving without proper documentation will be denied travel.
Eligible family members and DoD civilians on official travel to Germany, Japan and the Republic of Korea must have either a 1. Special Issuance Passport or, 2. As a temporary exception, a regular (blue tourist) passport and memorandum from a DoD passport agent stating the SIP application was submitted prior to departing from the point of origin. The memorandum must include the following information: Each applicant’s full name, date of SIP submission, country of travel for PCS/TDY/TAD, and DoD VPAS ID. For a limited time, boarding a flight while on official travel status with a regular passport is permissible only with the this exception memo. NOTE: This temporary exception—allowing official travel on a regular passport with exception memo (in lieu of a SIP)—will expire on March 31, 2022. This exception was originally set to expire on Sept. 30, 2021. Effective April 1, 2021, official travel must be conducted with a SIP. For more information, review the country-specific Foreign Clearance Guide at https://www.fcg.pentagon.mil/ or contact your unit-level passport office.
Beginning 1 September 2021, all dependents, DoD Civilians, and DoD Contractors must comply with Korean Electronic Authorization (K-ETA) requirements. Use this link to create and manage your K-ETA: https://m.k-eta.go.kr/. More details can be found at https://www.osan.af.mil/Newcomers/