I learned about this today. I don’t think the official anoucement will be out till the 4th. This is great for military families and wonderful way for Disney to show apreciation for members of the armed forces.
Anyone on active duty- Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard
Retired military personnel
Federal/State National Guard and Reserves (with active papers dated 1/1/08-12/23/09)
Dept of Defense (CIA, FBI, Secret Service) and Coalition Forces are excluded
[B]The military service member will receive one Complimentary 5-Day "Disney’s Armed Forces Salute“ Ticket with PH and WPF&M [/B]- this ticket is not upgradeable
[B]Up to 5 of their guests can purchase for $99 a “Disney’s Armed Forces Salute Companion” (5 Day Base) ticket and can add on the PH or WPF&M option for $25 each (which is 50% off the normal price); [/B]however, these tickets may also be upgraded to Premium, Annual and Seasonal Passes. Seasonal Pass upgrade requires proof of Florida Residency. No other upgrades, such as adding on additional days or the NE option, are available
This promotion will begin on 1/4/09 and end on 12/23/09. Tickets will expire on 12/23/09 and have no
Tickets may be upgraded anytime between January 4th -December 23, 2009 as long as there is usage left on the ticket.
At any Vacation Planner or Guest Relations Window
They can purchase an exchange voucher at Shades of Green (ticket is tax free)
They can also purchase an exchange voucher at their Base (ticket is tax free)
The entire party needs to be present for purchase (Spouse or military dependants can receive the companion discount without the military service member being present as long as they have their military ID)
The military service member will need to show ID; Cast Member will ask for their Base’s name, and the State where the base is listed.
This offer is only available once per service member