COVID-19 (Coronavirus)


Military and Family Support Center hosts base tour for new JBA military spouses
Joint Base Andrews military spouses and tour guides pose for a photo in front of the Helicopter Operations Facility during JBA’s first “Windshield Tour,” a quarterly event hosted by the Military and Family Support Center that provides introductions to historical attractions on the base, Oct. 23, 2020. The event was exclusive to JBA military spouses. Tour guides escorted them throughout JBA to help share the roles and missions JBA played throughout history to present day.
Oct. 27, 2020 - Joint Base Andrews Military and Family Support Center hosted their first "Windshield Tour", a quarterly event that escorts military spouses by bus to significant historical attractions on JBA, Oct. 23, 2020. The event was created this year, exclusively for JBA’s new military spouses, to help familiarize them with the base, to share JBA’s historical role and to promote the Military and Family Support Center.

"No Heat, No Cool" Fall 2020
The 316th Civil Engineer Squadron will initiate an installation-wide
Oct. 8, 2020 - The 316th Civil Engineer Squadron (CES) will initiate an installation-wide "No Heat/No Cool" (NHNC) period to enable the switching of heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) units from cooling to heating mode.

JBA mental health clinic treats pandemic-related emotional pain
316th Operation Medical Readiness Squadron mental health technicians, work to schedule patients at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Sept. 18, 2020. During the COVID-19 pandemic, the clinic has continued to provide multiple services such as one-on-one therapy through psychology, psychiatry or social work to psych testing, couples counseling, virtual classes and group therapy. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Xiomara M. Martinez)
Oct. 6, 2020 - From one-on-one psychological therapy to psych testing to couples counseling, the Joint Base Andrews

JBA offers helpful voting tips for service members
Voting Season Graphic
Oct. 6, 2020 - It’s election season and the Joint Base Andrews Military & Family Support Center’s voter assistance office is here to help. Erika Patterson, installation voting assistance officer, has answers to some common voting questions.

Staff sergeant selects announced
Air Force officials selected 13,864 senior airmen for promotion to staff sergeant in the 20E5 promotion cycle. The promotion list will post Sept. 24. (U.S. Air Force graphic by Staff Sgt. Sahara L. Fales)
Sept. 28, 2020 - Air Force officials released the names of senior Airmen selected for promotion to staff sergeant Sept. 24, including 177 Airmen here.

JBA Operating Conditions



Due to the Coronavirus pandemic, JBA is currently under HPCON Bravo. For more information, please visit JBA's dedicated COVID-19 resource page.


For questions about access to specific places on base, please visit our Base Services Activity Status for an evolving list of closures and changes in services.

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Radio: 107.7 FM, 1500 AM, 820 AM, 630 AM


Mission Partners

Air Force District of Washington   89th Airlift Wing   113th Wing
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Contact Us

Base Operator: 301-981-1110

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316th Wing Public Affairs does not act as an operator service and does not have the capability to redirect incoming calls to other offices.

Studio Photography: During COVID-19, we provide limited support for official Visa/Passports and ISOPrep and Special Duty Assignment packages only every Wednesday. The PA studio is located in the William A. Jones III Building 1500 West Perimeter Road, Suite 2330, Joint Base Andrews, MD 20762.

Please bring your own colored collared shirts. NO WHITE COLLARED SHIRTS! If you are getting both Visa and Passport photos, you will need two different colored shirts. Walk-in hours: Wednesday 9 a.m. - 3 p.m. No appointments available.

If you need to reach the Public Affairs office regarding issues of public importance or concern, please call:

Public Affairs Inquiries    240-988-9234
Photo Studio                   240-988-9234

Common links

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