AAFES, DeCA serving service members safely


Nicole Mason, Defense Commissary Agency teller, scans Shondra Seebeck’s groceries at Ramstein Air Base, April 14. Sneeze and cough guards are used as physical barriers between the tellers and customers in an effort to prevent the spread of coronavirus disease 2019. Patrons are also asked to adhere to physical distancing and wear cloth face coverings.
A customer receives goods from an Army and Air Force Exchange Service employee in the Exchange parking lot at Ramstein Air Base, April 15. AAFES implemented several preventative measures such as parking-lot pickup services to help mitigate the spread of coronavirus disease 2019.
Maria Schramm, AAFES cashier, poses for a photo in the Ramstein Express at Ramstein Air Base, April 15. AAFES requires that all employees and patrons in their stores wear cloth face coverings and practice physical distancing.
Customers adhere to physical distancing while standing in line in the Exchange at Ramstein Air Base, April 14. To help customers maintain the recommended physical distance, the Army and Air Force Exchange Service staff placed “mind the meter” decals on the floors throughout the Kaiserslautern Military Community Center.
An Army and Air Force Exchange Service sign provides customers with information about alternative pick up service options at Ramstein Air Base, April 15. AAFES implemented several preventative measures including the parking lot pickup services to help mitigate the spread of coronavirus disease 2019.
U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Israel Garza, 721st Aircraft Maintenance Squadron aerospace propulsion journeyman, washes his hands before entering the commissary at Ramstein Air Base, April 14. Customers must practice physical distancing and wear cloth face coverings when at the commissary or other public places on base.