Current Updates

Phase II of AEDC Return to Full Capacity (RtFC) operations are continuing.

HPCON Status:

  • Arnold AFB is in HPCON Bravo+; Tier 2 operations began April 6, 2020; RtFC Phase 1 operations began June 1, 2020; RtFC Phase 2 began June 15, 2020.
  • Tunnel 9 is in HPCON Bravo+; Tier 2 operations resumed April 27, 2020; RtFC Phase 1 operations began June 1, 2020; RtFC Phase 2 began July 1, 2020.
  • NFAC is in HPCON Bravo+ and NASA Stage 3; Week Zero operations were completed June 19, 2020; Week 1 operations began June 22, 2020; NFAC has been at full staffing since July 6, 2020; situational teleworking is continuing based on availability of productive work.

The enhanced screening measures established March 21 are still in place.

Employees should notify their supervisor if they have been tested for COVID-19 and are awaiting results or if you or an immediate family member have:

  • A confirmed COVID-19 case; been quarantined; or been placed under medical observation, including hospitalization.

Preventive measures include six feet spacing and mandatory wear of face coverings.
For additional information, visit Arnold AFB Coronavirus Site.

Messages from the General Manager

Know the Facts About COVID-19

  • Older adults and people who have severe underlying chronic medical conditions seem to be at higher risk for developing serious complications from COVID-19 illness.
  • The best way to prevent illness is to avoid being exposed to this virus.
  • Wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If soap isn’t available, use a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
  • The virus is thought to mainly spread from person-to-person. Stay 6 feet away from someone who is sick.
  • Avoid social gatherings of more than 10 people.
  • The following symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure: Fever, Cough, Shortness of breath
  • Stay home if you are sick, unless a medical visit is necessary. Call ahead before visiting your doctor.
  • For additional information about COVID-19 visit CDC Site.

NAS Safety Message

Your safety is a top priority for NAS. Do NOT let the current situation create workplace distractions. Stop work IMMEDIATELY if you have safety concerns.

Self Reporting Illness

Notify your supervisor immediately of confirmed COVID-19 cases or quarantine pertaining to you or immediate family members, or if you or your immediate family members have been placed under observation

EAP Hotline Available 24/7

All NAS employees are automatically enrolled in the Employee Assistance Program. EAP offers a 24/7 helpline.
Call (888) 293-6948 or visit: WorkHealthLife.