How do I contact Aafes?

How do I contact Aafes?


Can you order from the PX online?

What is the benefit? Approved Veterans can shop the online exchanges, including! Shopping with the Exchange online gives you access to exclusive military pricing and offers, tax-free shopping and more.

What is the name of a military store on base?


Is the commissary cheaper than regular grocery store?

The takeaways: Commissary store brands offer savings in comparison to national brands within the store, sometimes as much as half the price of the national brand, depending on the product. That’s generally the case with any grocer’s store brands.

What does military PX stand for?

Post Exchange

What PX stand for?

Part Exchange

Why is it called a PX?

PX stands for Post Exchange and was chosen to differntiate it from BX (Base Exchange) used on Airforce bases. “In the US Armed Forces, BX is a common name for a type of retail store operating on United States military installations worldwide.

What’s the difference between PX and BX?

Army folks still say “PX,” and Air Force folks still say “BX.” They are both AAFES, one is Post Exchange for Army, and one is Base Exchange for Air Force. Army calls is post exchange while air force is base exchange.

Who can use the military PX?

Starting in 2017 all honorably discharged veterans could shop at the Exchange online, but not on base. And starting January 1, 2020, the Department of Defense expanded those shopping privileges to in-store military exchanges, the commissary and MWR resale facilities.

Can civilians use the PX?

Starting May 1, 2021, DOD and Coast Guard appropriated fund and nonappropriated fund civilian employees are authorized to shop at military exchange stores in the United States and the U.S. territories and possessions. This shopping access does not include the purchase of military uniforms, tobacco products or alcohol.