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FORT LEONARD WOOD, Mo. (Jan. 13, 2021) — The system used to scan ID cards at Fort Leonard Wood gates, known as the Automated Installation Entry system or AIE, is currently being updated with an expected completion date of Jan. 22. The update is to replace outdated equipment and to comply with necessary network security requirements.  During this time, those entering the gates may experience up to a 12-second delay after their ID cards are scanned. No other impacts are expected.  We appreciate your patience during this time and apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.


About Fort Leonard Wood

Fort Leonard Wood is a thriving and prosperous installation that has evolved from a small basic training post more than 75 years ago to a premier Army Center of Excellence that trains more than 80,000 military and civilians each year.

Fort Leonard Wood is home to the U.S Army Maneuver Support Center of Excellence and three U.S. Army schools: the U.S. Army Engineer School; U.S. Army Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear School; and the U.S. Army Military Police School. In addition to training engineer, CBRN and military police specialties for the Army, Fort Leonard Wood also provides gender-integrated in-processing and Basic Combat Training for new Soldiers.

Fort Leonard Wood also hosts and trains with the largest Marine Corps Detachment and Air Force Squadron on any Army installation as well as a large Navy construction detachment.

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