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Daily Update: 30 July 2020

Update from the Installation Commander

Update from the Installation Commander

TINKER AIR FORCE BASE, Okla. --

For July 30, Tinker AFB remains in HPCON Bravo Plus due to the COVID-19 pandemic. The latest confirmed cases include 4 civilians from OC-ALC and 72 ABW in buildings 3001, 240, and 2283. Health officials are actively tracing all recent movements and contacts in conjunction with affected units and local health authorities. Anyone considered to have been exposed to increased risk will be contacted directly.

The Midwest City City Council has approved an emergency public safety ordinance requiring the use of face masks in public places wherever social distancing is not possible. The mandate exempts children under 10 years of age, among other exceptions. The ordinance is effective immediately. For more information, visit https://www.midwestcityok.org/citycouncil/page/mwc-council-approves-face-coverings-ordinance

All Airmen are invited to submit innovative, game-changing ideas to compete in the 2020 AFMC Spark Tank competition. Submitted ideas should have the potential to make significant impacts on Air Force missions within a 6-month to two-year time frame. For more information, visit https://www.afmc.af.mil/News/Article-Display/Article/2244775/afmc-launches-spark-tank-competition/

REMINDER: Don’t forget in every case to contact the Medical Group COVID-19 Public Health Hotline at 405-582-6297 with any questions or concerns. If you get tested at one of the Free Testing Sites, and test positive, you must contact this Hotline. Violations of OPSEC endanger national security! Never discuss mission capabilities or details on social media. Also, please refrain from mentioning names of potentially ill individuals for privacy.