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Update: 4 Confirmed COVID-19 Cases at Nellis AFB

Release Number: 010320

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. – Within the past 24 hours, Nellis Air Force Base has confirmed three new positive Coronavirus (COVID-19) cases, for a total of four.  

Additionally, a member of a geographically separated unit of the 57th Wing stationed at Fairchild Air Force Base, Washington, has tested positive. The 57th Wing has GSUs across the US.

All service members are being treated and entered isolation at the time of symptom onset. The members will remain in isolation in accordance with CDC protocols.

Nellis AFB continues to work closely with our federal, state, and local health officials to ensure our detection and response efforts are coordinated. Nellis AFB leadership will constantly monitor the situation and provide additional information as it becomes available.

For Nellis-specific COVID-19 information, please visit: https://www.nellis.af.mil/COVID-19/.

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