McGuire AFB

Location

McGuire AFB is located in southern New Jersey, approximately 15 miles from Trenton. McGuire in nestled in North Hanover Township in a wooded, rural/agricultural area which is the least densely populated area in the state. McGuire AFB neighbors NYC, Philadelphia, and Atlantic City.

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History

Known as Rudd Field, and established as a part of the Army in 1937, the base transferred to the Air Force in 1949. The base is named in honor of Major Thomas B. McGuire, Jr., the second leading American Air Ace of World War II and posthumous recipient of the Medal of Honor.

Population

McGuire supports over 17,996 active duty, guard and reserve, family members and civilian personnel.

Transportation

Shuttle bus service is provided on base for official purposes only.

Sponsorship

A sponsor will be assigned, if requested, prior to departing your base. If no sponsor has been assigned after requesting one, please contact the Intro Program Monitor at 609-754-0513/0353 or DSN 312-650-0513/0353. Let your sponsor know when you are arriving and by what means. If arriving through the nearby airports, you will have to rent a vehicle or pay for transportation service if your sponsor is not picking you up. If arriving during duty hours, report to your unit Commander’s Support Staff. They will set-up the appropriate in-processing appointments.

Temporary Quarters

The All American Inn is open 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Call 609-754-3337 or 609-754-4667 for more information and advance reservations. Guest check-in and check-out is in building 2786 on McGuire. Pet friendly units are available on the McGuire Temporary Lodging Facility (TLF). A daily charge will be applied to your guest folio. When making your reservation you must specify that you are bringing a pet.

Relocation Assistance

The MFSC Relocation Readiness Program, 3435 Broidy Road, McGuire, 609-754-3154, has a Loan Closet for in and out-processing military members and their families. Upon arrival to to JB MDL please contact the Relocation Readiness Program Manager to assist you and your family members to make your move less stressful. JB MDL Newcomers Orientation is held twice monthly on Tuesdays from 8:00 a.m. in the Military and Family Support Center.

Critical Installation Information

  • All homes have been renovated or replaced with newly constructed homes. Privatization will provide families with access to quality homes in well-planned communities on McGuire.
  • The costs for automobile insurance and off-base housing are extremely high.
  • Free pre-school programs are available for children three and four years of age for children new to the Dix or McGuire communities.
  • School of choice for Dix and McGuire residents (Pemberton Township or Northern Burlington)
  • Cost of off-base housing and car insurance are extremely high in this area. Do not assume your insurance company will be willing or able to insure your automobile in New Jersey.

Contact Information

Education Center
3829 School House Road
McGuire AFB, NJ 08641
Phone 609-754-3019
Phone (DSN) 312-650-3019

Barracks/Single Service Member Housing
Unaccompanied Housing Office
2424 McGuire Blvd
McGuire AFB, NJ 08641
Phone 609-754-5498
Phone (DSN) 312-650-5498

Beneficiary Counseling Assistance Coordinators
Health Benefits Advisors
3458 Neely Road
McGuire AFB, NJ 08641
Phone 609-754-9082 / 609-754-9083 / 1-877-TRICARE
Phone (DSN) 312-650-9082/9083
Fax 609-754-9589

Commissary/Shoppette
Commissary
2453 Broidy Road
McGuire AFB, NJ 08641
Phone 609-754-2153 / 609-754-4155 / 609-754-4154
Fax 609-754-5860

Civilian Personnel Office
Civilian Personnel Office, McGuire
McGuire AFB, NJ 08641
Phone 609-754-5698
Phone (DSN) 312-650-5698

EFMP – Enrollment
EFMP Medical
3458 Neely Road
87th Medical Group
McGuire Air Force Base, NJ 08640
Phone (DSN) 312-650-9752
Fax (DSN) 312-650-9760

Emergency Relief Services
Air Force Aid Society
3011 Tuskegee Airmen Avenue
Warfighter and Family Readiness Center
McGuire AFB, NJ 08641
Phone 609-754-3844 / 609-754-3154
Phone (DSN) 312-650-3844/3154
Fax 609-754-5750
Fax (DSN) 312-650-5750

Family Advocacy Program
McGuire Family Advocacy Program
3458 Neely Road
McGuire AFB, NJ 08641
Phone 609-754-9680
Fax 609-754-9567
Fax (DSN) 312-650-9680

Financial Institutions
Andrews Federal Credit Union
3456 Broidy Road
McGuire AFB, NJ 08641
Phone 609-723-8530
Fax 609-723-8532

Hospital/Medical Treatment Facility(s)
87th Medical Group Medical Treatment Facility
3458 Neely Road
87th Medical Group
McGuire Air Force Base, NJ 08641
Phone 1-888-363-2273 / 1-866-377-2778

ID/CAC Card Processing
Military Personnel Section/Customer Service
2916 Falcon Lane
McGuire AFB, NJ 08641
Phone 609-754-0250 / 609-754-5774
Phone (DSN) 312-650-0250/5774
Fax 609-754-3530

Legal Services/JAG
McGuire Legal Office
2901 Falcon Lane
Wing Headquarters Bldg
McGuire AFB, NJ 08641
Phone 609-754-2010 / 609-754-4601
Phone (DSN) 312-650-2010/4601

MWR (Morale Welfare and Recreation)
87 FSS
2905 Tuskegee Airmen Avenue
McGuire AFB, NJ 08641
Phone 609-754-5327
Fax (DSN) 312-650-5327

Relocation Assistance Program
Relocation Assistance/Loan Closet-Warfighter and Family Readiness Center
3011 Tuskegee Airmen Avenue
McGuire AFB, NJ 08641
Phone 609-754-3154
Phone (DSN) 312-650-3154
Fax 609-754-5750
Fax (DSN) 312-650-5750

Transition Assistance Program
Warfighter and Family Readiness Center Transition Assistance Program
3011 Tuskegee Airmen Avenue
McGuire AFB, NJ 08641-5011
Phone 609-754-5751 / 609-754-4832 / 609-754-3154
Phone (DSN) 312-650-5751
Fax 609-754-5750
Fax (DSN) 312-650-5750

Welcome/Visitors Center
McGuire Welcome Center
3021 McGuire Blvd
Entry from Wrightstown Cookstown Rd to McGuire Blvd
McGuire AFB, NJ 08641
Phone 609-754-3628 / 609-754-3938
Phone (DSN) 312-650-3628