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                                 Masks are Required in all AMC Terminals/Flights. Click Here for more information


Patriot Express Travelers,

This is an flight schedule message. The Patriot Express will begin operating bi-weekly (every other Saturday) starting on 8 Oct 2022 with a new carrier OMNI Air International. The routing will originate and terminate in Norfolk, and include stops at Sigonella and Rota both ways, with Bahrain being the turn-around station. ATLAS Air will fly its last weekly mission on 29 Sep 2022. It is extremely important for travelers to keep the schedule change in mind and contact NAVPTO / PSD for flight bookings accordingly. You may contact the passenger terminal with questions and concerns at and 439-9009.


Contact Information

FPO AE 09838

Service Counter
(+973)17859009 / (+973)17326178
DSN: (318)439-9009 / (318)439-9591


Hours of operation: 24/7


On behalf of NAVCENT and CTF53, Welcome to the Kingdom of Bahrain and we hope you have an enjoyable stay!

Our AMC/USN operated Terminal is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and standing ready to support your military travel requirements.

We hope that you will find this website useful to you as you plan your military air travel.

Should you have any questions concerning your military travel please contact us on DSN: 318-439-9009/318-439-9591 or Commercial: 00973-1785-9009/00973-1785-9591.  You can also email us at

We look forward in serving you now and in the future. We wish you a pleasant and memorable experience.

Space Required Passengers

Please see our 72 Hour Flight Schedule to see all Roll call times for pre-booked passengers & Space required passengers. Please call our AMC Passenger Service Terminal/Center for any questions.

Space Available Passengers

On 22 April, 2022 OUSD(A&S) reinstated all Space-Available Travel Program Categories as defined in Department of Defense Instruction 4515.13, “Air Transportation Eligibility,” Change 6 .

Please submit required documents at a minimum of 15 working days prior to intended flight. 

Please Contact NAVCENT Space A Coordinator for Space-Available authorization required documents , you can reach them ,

 Contact: (DSN)318 439 8198 , (Commercial): (+973)17858198

Additional Information

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

Traveling with Pets

Click here for your Pet Travel Document Requirements

We strive on providing you with the best possible service. Please let us know if you have any questions or concerns during your visit.


*** Please check our 72 hour Schedule regularly for the most up to date times ***

Flight Updates/Delays/Changes





*** All flights are subject to change or delay without notice ***
*** Please check our 72 hour Schedule regularly for the most up to date times ***


Local Travel Information


Passengers travelling to US, on the Patriot Express must be prepared to present Hard copies of their Travel Orders.

Click here for the required Travel Documentation.

Click here for US Customs and Border Clearance Requirements.


Travel to Diego Garcia

Diego Garcia passengers must be prepared to present Hard copies of their Travel Orders/Letter of Authorization, APACS authorization, VACCINATION certificate, ROM lodging reservation and negative COVID-19 viral test administered within 72-hours prior to flight departure.

Passengers Travelling to Diego Garcia must be fully Vaccinated .

Fully vaccinated travelers are those individuals who are 14 days post-completion of COVID-19 vaccination with an FDA-authorized vaccine and meet all the CDC criteria for the specific vaccine administered. Such individuals must maintain proof of vaccination and be prepared to show said proof prior to check in.

Acceptable Covid-19 result formats for Diego Garcia: Hardcopy, Digital

Please check this page often.  Updates will be listed as soon as available.  This message will only change if there are further updates to provide.  Our website is the best place to confirm flight status and travel updates.