AAFES Deploys Mobile Field Exchange to Assist with Recovery Efforts in Florida – The Exchange Newsroom

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WACO, Texas – To assist with the recovery after Hurricane Michael, the Army & Air Force Exchange Service deployed a mobile field Exchange (MFE) from its Waco Distribution Center to Eglin Air Force Base in Florida on Sunday, underscoring the Department of Defense retailer’s commitment to military readiness and resiliency.

Mobile Field ExchangeAn MFE is a 53-foot “Exchange on wheels,” with emergency supplies, toiletries, snacks and drinks, that is rapidly deployed to support disaster relief and contingency operations. The MFE is set to arrive Monday morning at Eglin, where it will be staged to support Airmen and first responders at Tyndall Air Force Base, which sustained catastrophic damage last week from Hurricane Michael.

Source: Exchange Deploys Mobile Field Exchange to Assist with Recovery Efforts in Florida – The Exchange Newsroom