Community Town Hall: COVID Follow Up

U.S. Forces Korea has established a web page for all decisions and directives associated with the COVID-19 outbreak across the Korean peninsula. Osan AB will continue monitoring USFK policy and publishing the local impact to the base population. Please avoid misinformation and refer to official USFK sources regarding the COVID-19 outbreak. Osan AB is working closely with USFK to ensure accurate information is available for our community as quickly as possible. USFK Website: https://www.usfk.mil/ USFK Facebo
U.S. Forces Korea has established a web page for all decisions and directives associated with the COVID-19 outbreak across the Korean peninsula. Osan AB will continue monitoring USFK policy and publishing the local impact to the base population. Please avoid misinformation and refer to official USFK sources regarding the COVID-19 outbreak. Osan AB is working closely with USFK to ensure accurate information is available for our community as quickly as possible. USFK Website: https://www.usfk.mil/ USFK Facebo

Community Town Hall: COVID Follow Up

51 Fighter Wing Public Affairs

OSAN AIR BASE, ROK -- U.S. Forces Korea has established a web page for all decisions and directives associated with the COVID-19 outbreak across the Korean peninsula.  Osan AB will continue monitoring USFK policy and publishing the local impact to the base population.

Please avoid misinformation and refer to official USFK sources regarding the COVID-19 outbreak.  Osan AB is working closely with USFK to ensure accurate information is available for our community as quickly as possible.

USFK Website:  https://www.usfk.mil/
USFK Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/myusfk
Osan Air Base Facebook (@51stFW):  https://www.facebook.com/51stFW/
Camp Humphreys Facebook:  https://www.facebook.com/usaghumphreys/
 

Frequently Asked Questions

Schools and Childcare

DoDEA Schools:  Closed

School Age Care:  0700 to 1800

Child Development Center:  0700 to 1800

Youth and Teen Center:  Closed

 

Mask Wear

Masks are authorized for wear in uniform (no color restrictions) indoors and outdoors; however, the “CDC does not recommend that people who are well wear a facemask to protect themselves from respiratory diseases, including COVID-19.”

 

Peninsula Travel

USFK is working closely with the U.S. and ROK Centers for Disease Control, and they will make necessary updates to off-limits locations on their sites.  Personnel are strongly encouraged to limit movement off-installation.

 

Mass Gatherings

Avoid non-mission essential mass gatherings, parties, speaking events, etc. at this time.

 

Prevention and Treatment

Please view the CDC’s recommended prevention and treatment guidelines. 

Link:  https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/about/prevention-treatment.html

 

Defense Commissary Agency

At this time, the commissary remains open and has enough resources to accommodate Team Osan’s service members and their families.

 

Dining Facilities

Dining facilities remain open.

 

Sick Leave

DOD Civilians and Korean National Employees must adhere to “sick leave” policies and coordinate with their supervisors.

 

Leave and Temporary Duty Locations

Restricted leave and TDY locations will be made available via USFK’s updates.  The Department of State updates their site regularly with travel notices outside of USFK and Indo-PACOM’s more restrictive limits on service members.

 

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U.S. Forces Korea has established a web page for all decisions and directives associated with the COVID-19 outbreak across the Korean peninsula. Osan AB will continue monitoring USFK policy and publishing the local impact to the base population. Please avoid misinformation and refer to official USFK sources regarding the COVID-19 outbreak. Osan AB is working closely with USFK to ensure accurate information is available for our community as quickly as possible. USFK Website: https://www.usfk.mil/ USFK Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/myusfk Osan Air Base Facebook (@51stFW): https://www.facebook.com/51stFW/ Camp Humphreys Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/usaghumphreys/

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