The Air Force will ramp up its effort to adopt the new Operational Camouflage Pattern uniform across the entire service in 2019.

By April 2021, all airmen will be required to have ditched the old Airman Battle Uniform in favor of the OCPs. In October 2018, the Air Force began allowing airmen the option of wearing OCPs, and AAFES stores at a few bases began selling the new pattern.

More AAFES stores will get the OCP this April, and AAFES is expected to start selling the uniform online in October. Read More