Minnesota National Guard
Space A Travel

Space Available Flight, also known as Space A or military hops, is a unique privilege provided to servicemembers, retirees and their families. Under the Space-Available (Space A) program, eligible passengers can fill unused seats on DoD-owned or controlled aircraft once all the space-required (duty) passengers and cargo have been accommodated.

Category I
- Emergency travel on a round-trip basis in connection with serious illness, death, or impending death of a member of the immediate family

Category II - Environmental Morale Leave (EML)

Category III
- Ordinary leave

Category IV
- Unaccompanied dependents on EML

Category V - Permissive Temporary Duty and students

Category VI - Retirees A complete listing of eligible passengers by category is contained in DoD 4515.13-R
Local Contacts

934th Airlift Wing
Minneapolis, MN

133rd Airlift Wing
St Paul, MN

Grand Forks, AFB
Grand Forks, ND

Contact a specific Gateway for an updated schedule of flights.