The Wichita Airport Authority’s Airport Badging Office is responsible for the issuance of Airport Identification to airport employees, tenants and contractors. The Airport Badging Office is located in the Airport Police & Fire Building (west of the Airport Terminal) at 2193 Air Cargo Road, Wichita, Kansas. The Airport Badging Office is open Monday thru Friday from 7:30am to 3:30pm. Please call (316) 946-4740 with any questions.
In light of increased security, all Airport Badging / Access Control policies and procedures are under continuous review, and subject to revision. Please continue to visit this site for updated policies and procedures.
How to Apply
To obtain an initial Badge at Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport, please follow the steps listed in the document below:
Steps for an INITIAL Badge
To renew your Badge at Wichita Dwight D. Eisenhower National Airport, please follow the steps listed in the document below:
Steps to RENEW Badge
Airport Badge Application (to be used for back-up purposes only)
- ID Media $35.00
- Fingerprint $55.00
- Ramp Permit $20.00
If ID media is reported lost or it is returned inoperable due to badgeholder’s negligence, the fees below apply. If a person has been issued both an ID media and a vehicle ramp permit, and either becomes unaccounted for, then both media forms shall require reissuance.
- First Event: $50.00
- Second Event: $100.00
- Third Event: $150.00
In addition, a $50 fee will be charged for ID media not returned within three (3) days of it’s expiration date.
The Airport Badging Office accepts cash, check, Visa, Mastercard or a Direct Billing may be established in advance.
Please click here for the I-9 List of Acceptable Documents Form:
All documents must be unexpired and in the same legal name.
Example: Thomas M. Black and Thomas Michael Black is okay. However, Thomas M. Black and Tom Black or Thomas M. Black, Jr. is not.
Fingerprint Appointments & ID Media Training may be scheduled during the following hours:
Monday thru Friday
7:30a.m. – 3:30p.m.
Closed the following City Holidays:
- New Year’s Day
- Martin Luther King Day
- Presidents’ Day
- Memorial Day
- Independence Day
- Labor Day
- Veterans Day
- Day after Thanksgiving
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