Most of the higher category travelers who were in the air between CONUS and OCONUS for the Christmas holidays have returned to their home locations, as US and DODDS schools began their winter quarter last week. What that means, of course, is that seats for Cat 6 travelers are more readily available! From about now…Read more Time to Fly!
There is helpful information all over the internet to assist space-a travelers in their endeavors. This blog, for example, and sites like Poppin' Smoke, Spacea.net, and others are all very helpful when trying to piece together a space-a trip. If you're a new flyer, though, the FIRST place you should check is the official Air…Read more First, Look Here!
As the year draws to a close, Lady Cat 6 is tidying up the blog site - verifying links, and culling through articles that may need to be updated or discarded. If you've experienced any broken links, or found any information that's outdated, please let me know - I don't want to miss anything! Also,…Read more Year End Tidying and Social Media Update
To all my fellow travelers, to all the PAX reps who put us on the planes, to all the flight crews who take us to the skies and land us safely at our destinations, to all the lodging folks who accommodate our travel changes - to everyone in the space-a universe; Merry Christmas, and God…Read more Merry Christmas!
Finalmente! After being grounded for nearly a year from a medical hiccup, Lady Cat 6 and Sponsor are are getting ready to head to Europe in a few days! Along with packing and making sure our documents are in order, we are prepping our T-Mobile phones for our adventure. In case folks are unaware, there…Read more Phone Reminder for Overseas Travel
Be sure to check your ID card, and update, if necessary! Fall travel season is nearly upon us - make sure you will be able to fly! Cards can be updated at many locations, including Federal Buildings. Click here to find the location closest to you, and make your appointment today!
One of the issues that new space-a travelers can find daunting is the ground arrangements before and after flight. Arranging for lodging, car rental, dining or other necessities can seem difficult with the uncertainty of space-a. But, there are ways to deal with that uncertainty! Here is how we generally handle our arrangements: Lodging: As…Read more Nuts and Bolts of Arrangements