What is a BMT address?
BMT Sample Address AB Last, First, Middle Initial XXX TRS/FLT XXX/Dorm X-X 1320 Truemper St. Unit 36XXX Lackland AFB, TX 78236-XXXX.
How do you address someone in Air Force Basic Training?
If all else fails, a week (or so) after arrival, your address is listed at the Lackland AFB Basic Training Reception Center. Your family can call the center at (210) 671-3024 and get your address.
How do you address a letter to an Air Force base?
This special address must include:
- The full name of the addressee. Mail sent without a full name will not be delivered.
- The unit or Post Office box number.
- A three letter code associated with the type of location. APO is used for Army and Air Force installations.
- The “state” of the addressee.
How long does it take to get a letter from Air Force Basic Training?
Your Trainee will send a post card with the BMT address to one person. It should arrive within a week. Click HERE for a printable version. Your trainee will write when he/she can, but usually letters from them start arriving around week 2 or 3.
Can you send pictures to BMT?
Send a small photo or two. DO NOT decorate the outside of the envelope with drawings, stickers, or write any text other than the address and your return address (and no spritz of perfume either). This will cause unnecessary attention from the Drill Instructor during mail call.
Can you send packages to BMT?
Care packages and gifts are not allowed to be received during basic training. Trainees will know this ahead of time and this message must be relayed to their loved ones.
Can you write letters to people in the Air Force?
Families should use good judgement on what to send to a trainee in Air Force Basic Training. A simple hand-written letter sent in a white envelope is sufficient. Families writing to a trainee should attempt to write positive and encouraging letters. Avoid sending care packages or contraband items to trainees.
When can Air Force trainees call home?
1. Your trainee (AB) will call when they are authorized to in Week of Training (WOT) 3 and again in WOT 6. There is NO specific date or time and if you ask you’ll get Multiple and conflicting information because each MTI is different.
Does the Air Force read your letters?
No. They don’t read letters.
Can you send pictures in letters to basic training?
Whether you are using Sandboxx or handwritten Letters to stay in touch with your Recruit in training, adding a photo with your Letter is highly encouraged by the recruits. During basic training recruits are kept completely disconnected from the outside world.
Can I send pictures to someone in basic training?
Pictures – They are allowed to have pictures. However, do keep in mind that they have limited space. Soldiers don’t need the entire photo album, just a few pictures will do. You may want to be sure you are sending copies rather than originals just in case something happens to them.
Can you bring a Bible to Air Force BMT?
Yes, you can send a bible to your recruit in boot camp. This military bible is a small size and can be customized with your loved-ones name in gold on the front cover.
How do I Find my Address after basic training at Lackland AFB?
Lackland AFB, TX 78236 If all else fails, a week (or so) after arrival, your address is listed at the Lackland AFB Basic Training Reception Center. Your family can call the center at (210) 671-3024 and get your address.
How many recruit training squadrons are there at Lackland?
At Basic Military Training, there are seven Recruit Training Squadrons (TRS) at Lackland. Your mailing address depends on your squadron, the flight you are assigned to, and the dormitory number your flight is assigned to.
Can My Parents Find Me at basic military training at Lackland?
Your parents may also be able to find you on social media as there is a Facebook Page for Recruit Training. At Basic Military Training, there are seven Recruit Training Squadrons (TRS) at Lackland. Your mailing address depends on your squadron, the flight you are assigned to, and the dormitory number your flight is assigned to.
What is the unit number for JBSA Lackland TX?
321 TRS / FLT xxx Dorm x-x (flight and dorm number depends on flight and dormitory assigned) PSC # 3 1320 Truemper St. Unit 36xxxx (the last 4 digits of Unit number depends on the squadron and dorm assigned) JBSA Lackland TX 78236-6094