Space-A From Central Kansas to Europe and Back

There’s a little known privilege available to active duty and retired military personnel that allows them to travel around the world virtually free. This perk is called Space Available, or Space-A, travel. Since November 2016 I had been watching the flight schedules from several bases near us, my husband, granddaughter and I, to get an idea of some “regularity” in order for us to plan our trip. Other … Read more

Bury St. Edmunds, England

Bury St. Edmunds, England, in the county of Suffolk, was originally called Beodericsworth and was first platted in a grid style in 1080 by Abbott Baldwin. Today it is known for the Green King brewery and for a British Sugar processing factory where Silver Spoon sugar is made. But Bury St. Edmunds has a long recorded history dating back to before 841 A.D. This is where … Read more

What is Space-A Travel Anyway?

There is a little known privilege that active duty and retired military personnel, and their dependents, have access to that allows them to travel virtually free all around the globe. What’s the catch you ask? You absolutely must be flexible and be prepared to pay for commercial travel is necessary. This perk is called Space Available, or Space-A, travel and it is governed by Air Mobility … Read more