- Public Scoping -

Scoping Meeting Dates, Times and Locations: The DAF held open house scoping meetings from 5:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. in the following communities on the following dates:

March ARB
November 29, 2022

March Field Air Museum
22550 Van Buren Blvd.
Riverside, CA 92518
(Google Map)
Tinker AFB
December 1, 2022

Sheraton Midwest City Hotel and Reed Conference Center
5750 Will Rodgers Rd.
Midwest City, OK 73110
(Google Map)
Grissom ARB
December 6, 2016

Milestone Event Center
1458 North Liberator Rd.
Peru, IN 46970
(Google Map)

To be notified when the Draft EIS will be released and/or to request a copy of the Draft EIS, please complete the Registration Form.

To submit comments on the KC-46A MOB 5 EIS proposal, please click here. The comment period ended on December 21, 2022.


Electronic versions of the scoping materials are available for download below.

There are multiple ways to download these documents, which are all in the PDF file format and require the free Adobe PDF reader. If you don't already have this product, you can download it here. Below are a couple of options for downloading:
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Entire Scoping Material Package download
This package includes all the materials listed below.
Large Display Boards download
These boards provide information on the following topics:
Purpose and Need of the Proposed Action
National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) and EIS Process
Evaluating the alternatives for the Proposed Action
Environmental resources being studied in the EIS
Grissom Air Reserve Base (ARB)
March ARB
Tinker Air Force Base
Comparison of the KC-135 and KC-46A
Brochure download
This brochure provides the similar information as the large boards above, but in a letter-sized, 4-page pamphlet.
Mail-In Comment Form download
Electronic comments can be submitted via this website, or comments can be submitted via mail using either this mail-in comment form or your own. Addresses to mail-in comments can be found on the comment form or on this website here.

Public participation is an integral part of this project. Your input is valuable and assists the Department of the Air Force in making better-informed decisions.

Comments can be mailed to the address listed below or submitted electronically to Mr. Austin Naranjo, AFCEC/CZN, afcec.czn.nepacenter@us.af.mil.

13397 Lakefront Drive; Suite 100
Earth City, MO 63045

Project Contacts:

Grissom ARB Public Affairs - (765) 688-3348
March ARB Public Affairs - (951) 655-4137
Tinker AFB Public Affairs - (405) 739-202
Tinker AFB Public Affairs - after hours – (405) 734-7313