20 April 2022 (Regarding Federal Judge Decision on Mask Wear)
** Info on Mask Wear in AMC Terminals & On DoD Aircraft to Include the Patriot Express (PE) - All individuals, regardless of vaccination status, must wear a mask on DoD transportation assets (e.g., planes, water transport, buses, trains, taxis, and ride-shares) traveling into, within, or out of the United States, and indoor DoD transportation hubs Remain in Effect Until We Receive Updated Policy from the Office of the Secretary of Defense.** 


Contact Information

AMC Baltimore Washington International Airport Passenger Terminal
7050 Friendship Rd
Baltimore, MD 21240

24 Hour Flight Recording
(609) 253-8825 opt1
DSN: 568-8825

Service Counter
(609) 253-8825 opt2
DSN: 568-8825
Fax: (609) 253-8823
DSN Fax: 568-8823

Hours of operation: 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily, and evenings on nights of departures.

Welcome to AMC's Baltimore - Washington International Gateway

Our normally scheduled flights serve Germany, Turkey, Qatar, Greenland and Kuwait 

Duty Passengers

Duty passengers on Travel Orders are to check-in at the AMC counters located on the ticketing level of the main terminal, across from British Airways. Counters open for check-in 6 hrs prior to departure. Duty passengers must be in line NO LATER THAN (NLT) **2 hrs 20 mins** prior to scheduled departure. Those passengers who arrive after the NLT time may not be processed for the flight and will have to coordinate with their losing unit to be booked on the next available flight.

Space Available Passengers

Roll calls are conducted at the AMC ticket counter 3 hours prior to departure. Due to medical screening, it is recommended that passengers arrive approximately one or two hours prior to roll call time, in order to ensure time for processing.

Space Available seats are often limited, therefor, passenger planning and flexibility is key to Space Available travel.

Passengers are reminded that baggage limitations are: 2 bags per individual, limited to 70 pounds max weight per bag and not to exceed the dimensions of 62 linear inches. Passengers may have one carry-on bag and one personal item, that must fit under any aircraft seat.

We are committed to providing you the best possible service. Please let us know if you have any questions or concerns during your visit.

Passengers on PCS status for Germany:  The German Zoll will charge each inbound pet owner a one-time fee of 55 Euro (1 or 2 pets) to read their Microchips and review documentation.  The German Zoll will have credit card readers available to process funds in the inbound customs area on arrival.

Flight Delays/Changes

***Current as of 23 JUN 2022 at 1140L***


***Showtime for passengers 24 JUN 2022 @ 0400L and NO LATER THAN 0600L ***

Passengers with negative COVID test, please make sure your test is still within time frame required for your destination

*** Please check back often, if further updates occur they will post here as soon as available ***
This message will only update if there are changes or updates to provide. 


COVID-19 Travel Requirements

Be sure to review the DOD's Foreign Clearance Guide for the most current country clearance information.

Travel to Germany 

Travelers entering Germany must present one of the following before boarding their plane:

1. Proof of Vaccination: Certification of full vaccination against COVID-19 written in either English, German, French, Italian, or Spanish and appearing in either paper or digital format. The standard CDC COVID-19 Vaccination Record Card qualifies. Certification is considered valid when the final dose of the vaccine was received at least 14 days ago.

2. Proof of Negative Test: Certification of a negative COVID-19 test written in either English, German, French, Italian, or Spanish and appearing in either paper or digital format. If flying into Germany, PCR tests are considered valid if taken no earlier than 48 hours prior to scheduled takeoff.  

3. Proof of Recovery: Certification of a previous positive COVID-19 test written in either English, French, German, Italian, or Spanish and appearing in either paper or digital format. The positive test must have been a PCR test performed at least 28 days and a maximum of six months prior to entry into Germany.

Incoming travelers who are under the age of six are exempted from all requirements to provide either Proof of Vaccination, Proof of Negative Test, or Proof of Recovery in order to enter Germany. 

Germany’s Federal Ministry of Health (Link Below) Germany requires a booster for all personnel with the Johnson & Johnson vaccine OR a negative antigen/PCR test result.

Proof of Vaccination: Certification of full vaccination against COVID-19 written in either English, German, French, Italian, or Spanish and appearing in either paper or digital format. The vaccine used must appear on the approved list published by the Paul-Ehrlich-Institut at https://www.pei.de/impfstoffe/covid-19

Travel to Turkey 

Travelers to Turkey arriving from all our border gates, including landings at land, air, sea, railway, and military airports, must meet one of the following conditions (excluding specific countries noted below):

 Received at least two doses (single dose for Johnson & Johnson) of the vaccines approved for emergency use by the World Health Organization, and that at least 14 days have passed since the last dose

 proof of disease recovery, valid for 6 months, starting from 28 days after the first PCR positive test result.

 a PCR test report with a negative result maximum 72 hours before the entry Children under the age of 12 will be exempted from vaccination certificate applications with a valid PCR (27 hours prior)/antigen (48 hours) test report.

Passengers arriving into Turkey may be subject to a random PCR test at their final destination in Turkey. A completed “Traveler Entry Form” must be presented at check-in and upon arrival. The form can be obtained at http://register.health.gov.tr.

Travel to Qatar

All passengers traveling to Qatar will need to provide proof of a negative PCR test taken within 48 hours of departure from BWI.

If you have had a positive viral test on a sample taken during the past 90 days, and you have met the criteria to end isolation, you may travel instead with your positive viral test results and a signed letter from a licensed healthcare provider or a public health official that states you have been cleared for travel. The positive test result and letter together are referred to as “documentation of recovery.”

Travel to Greenland

All travelers require a negative COVID test within 48 hours prior to arrival. A PCR test is preferred; however, a Rapid Antigen test or other non-PCR test is acceptable.

Entry requirements per U.S. Embassy in Kuwait:

  1. Fully vaccinated arriving travelers will no longer need a pre-departure or arrival PCR test, and they will no longer have any quarantine requirements.
  2. Partially vaccinated travelers will no longer need a PCR test on arrival, but they will be required to quarantine for seven days, with the possibility to end quarantine early by presenting a negative PCR test after arrival.
  3. Unvaccinated travelers may travel, but they must carry a negative PCR test within at least 72 hours before arrival to Kuwait, they must stay in home quarantine for seven days after arrival, and they must conduct a PCR test on the seventh day to end the quarantine.

Definitions of Vaccinated:

Fully Vaccinated:

  1. Individuals who have completed initial series PLUS booster of Kuwait approved vaccine (Pfizer, AstraZeneca, Moderna, or Johnson & Johnson)
  2. Individuals who are less than 9 months since completing initial series
  3. Individuals who have recovered from COVID in past three months

Partially Vaccinated:

  1. Individuals who have completed initial series of Kuwait approved vaccines but are MORE than nine months since the second dose


  1. No vaccine OR not completed initial vaccine series
  2. A vaccine not approved by the Government of Kuwait

USO Information

The USO is located on the lower level of the international pier, beside baggage claim 14. Open 6:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. daily, the lounge will remain open with advance notice of a delayed or canceled military flight.

To reach the USO volunteer on duty call (410) 859-4425.