Have Holiday Mail? Know your Mailing Deadlines!


Story Number: NNS191118-07Release Date: 11/18/2019 12:11:00 PM
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From Naval Supply Systems Command Public Affairs

MECHANICSBURG, Pa. (NNS) -- As holidays are fast approaching, so are the mailing deadlines — first is Nov. 27. Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) Postal Operations has recommendations for Sailors to follow to make sure packages arrive in time.

“Most ashore Navy Post Offices will extend package pick up and customer service hours to support the holiday rush, so mail or order early to ensure packages arrive in time for the holidays,” said Naval Supply Systems Command (NAVSUP) Postal Operations Manager Dale Pinchart.

To be sure packages and letters arrive by Dec. 25, Pinchart recommends sending items no later than these mailing dates:

Nov. 27 – For military Space Available Mail addressed to and from
    APO/FPO/DPO AE ZIPs 090-092
    APO/FPO/DPO AE ZIP 093
    APO/FPO/DPO AE ZIPs 094-099
    APO/FPO/DPO AA ZIP 340
    APO/FPO/DPO AP ZIPs 962-966

Dec. 4 – For military Parcel Airlift Mail addressed to and from
    APO/FPO/DPO AE ZIPs 090-092
    APO/FPO/DPO AE ZIP 093
    APO/FPO/DPO AE ZIPs 094-099
    APO/FPO/DPO AA ZIP 340
    APO/FPO/DPO AP ZIPs 962-966

Dec. 9 – For Priority and First-Class Mail, Letters, and Cards addressed to and from
    APO/FPO/DPO AE ZIP 093

Dec. 11 – For Priority and First-Class Mail, Letters, and Cards addressed to and from
    APO/FPO/DPO AE ZIPs 090-092
    APO/FPO/DPO AE ZIPs 094-099
    APO/FPO/DPO AA ZIP 340
    APO/FPO/DPO AP ZIPs 962-966

Dec 18 – For Priority Mail Express Service addressed to and from
    APO/FPO/DPO AE ZIPs 090-092
    APO/FPO/DPO AE ZIPs 094-099
    APO/FPO/DPO AA ZIP 340
    APO/FPO/DPO AP ZIPs 962-966
     * Note that this deadline is NOT applicable to APO/FPO/DPO AE ZIP 093

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