DOVER, Del. (AP)- Dover Air Force Base has relocated some aircraft in anticipation of Hurricane Sandy.
The Department of Defense says aircraft have also been moved out of Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst in New Jersey and Stewart Air National Base in New York.
In addition, FEMA has requested that Dover Air Force Base be used as a staging area for support and supplies.
Also, some residents of low-lying areas of the base have been ordered to evacuate.