Welcome to Team Dover's Honorary Commander Program!
Congratulations on being selected to represent your community in Dover Air Force Base's Honorary Commander Program. As an inductee, you represent the community and political leaders that make Delaware great. Follow your 2019 Social Media page for real-time updates, information and photos. We will enjoy spending this year with you!
Honorary Commander Program Philosophy
The Honorary Commander Program partners the commanders of Dover AFB with some of Delaware's distinguished community and political leaders. The program encourages an exchange of ideas, experiences and friendships between key leaders of the surrounding communities and Dover AFB. By building and strengthening community relationships, commanders and honorary commanders can positively impact their community.
What to Expect
As an Honorary Commander, you will experience Dover AFB's dynamic mission from all angles. From meeting pilots in the cockpit of a C-5M Super Galaxy or C-17 Globemaster III to touring the Air Force Mortuary Affairs Operations Center, Honorary Commanders are treated to the full range of operations conducted at Dover AFB.
Honorary Commander Alumni
Once your tour as an Honorary Commander is complete, you will be invited to continue your participation and support as one of our Honorary Commander Alumni. You can continue fostering the friendly and professional relationships you developed over the course of your year as a Dover Air Force Base Honorary Commander. Follow the Alumni Social Media page for real-time updates, information and photos.
6-9 November – AMC Civic Leader Visit
19 November – State of the Base
27 November – HCC 101/Wing Staff Agencies
7 December – Wing Christmas Party
December – Squadron Holiday Parties
January – TBD – The Military Affaire
1 February – Annual Awards Banquet
20 March – Maintenance Group Tour
17 April – Mission Support Group Tour
14 – 16 May – Community Relations Tour
19 June – Medical Group Tour
17 July – AFMAO/AFMES/JPED Orientation
10 August – 512th Orientation
13 – 15 September - Open House/Air Show/USAF Birthday
19 October – Induction Ceremony
*All dates subject to change based on mission requirement.