Joint Base Andrews News

Airmen wait for competitions to start during the 316th Wing annual awards ceremony at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Feb. 22, 2024. The challenges, designed by units within the 316th Wing, included the 316th Medical Group’s Tactical Combat Casualty Care challenge, the 316th Wing Staff Agency’s trivia-based challenge and the 316th Security Support Squadron’s Redman Baton Training challenge, among others. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Isaac March)
316th Wing celebrates previous year’s achievements, legacy
By Staff Sgt. Isaac March | Feb. 23, 2024
The 316th Wing held its 2023 annual awards ceremony, where its members gathered to celebrate the organization’s achievements, Feb. 22...

Brandon Murphy, left, head of growth at Lumena, speaks about the new installation of MindGym to U.S. Air Force Col. Parkin C. “Gage” Bryson, 316th Wing deputy commander, at the Tactical Fitness Center at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Feb. 9, 2024. The sessions seek to enhance the user’s ability to transition their mental state through light and sound for relaxation, inner-exploration and contemplative practice. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Matthew-John Braman)
Putting the mind in MindGym
By Senior Airman Matthew-John Braman | Feb. 15, 2024
A sensory deprivation, bio-responsive mindfulness Lumena MindGym was installed on base at the West Side Fitness Center, Feb. 9...

The Department of the Air Force’s senior civilian and military leaders, Feb. 12, unveiled sweeping plans for reshaping, refocusing, and reoptimizing the Air Force and Space Force to ensure continued supremacy in those domains while also better posturing the services to deter and, if necessary, prevail in an era of Great Power Competition. (Department of the Air Force graphic)
Joint Base Andrews Airmen ready to embrace Air Force changes
By | Feb. 13, 2024
U.S. Air Force Col. Todd E. Randolph, Joint Base Andrews installation and 316th Wing commander, joined members of the 316th Wing to virtually watch the opening keynote address at this week’s Air Force Association Warfare...

From left, U.S. Army Col. Tasha N. Lowery, Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall installation commander, Marc Barnes, Washington Nationals mailroom coordinator, Sean Doolittle, a former professional baseball player and Washington Nationals pitching strategist, and U.S. Air Force Col. Todd E. Randolph, Joint Base Andrews installation commander, participate in a wreath-laying ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in honor of Black History Month at Arlington National Cemetery, Va., Feb. 2, 2024. The day’s itinerary included a tour of the Tomb Guards’ quarters by the Nationals’ employees and base commanders to learn more about the history of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier, followed by a wreath-laying ceremony at the gravesite of U.S. Army Cpl. Ernest Judson Wilson, who served in World War I before becoming a notable figure in professional baseball. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Airman 1st Class Gianluca Ciccopiedi)
Washington Nationals, military leaders honor Black History Month at Arlington National Cemetery
By Airman 1st Class Gianluca Ciccopiedi | Feb. 6, 2024
Leaders from Joint Base Andrews and Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall, along with representatives from the Washington Nationals, gathered at Arlington National Cemetery to commemorate Black History Month to honor the legacy and...

The 316th Medical Group Ground Surgical Team operates in a simulated surgical operating room at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Jan. 25, 2024. The simulated war enviroment allowed the team to strengthen their mission capabilities by training in diverse circumstances. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Matthew-John Braman)
316th Medical Group takes off with new live-flight Tactical Combat Casualty Care training
By Senior Airman Matthew-John Braman | Feb. 2, 2024
The 316th Medical Group held a live-flight Tactical Combat Casualty Care training event with the organization’s Ground Surgical Team and Critical Care Air Transport Team, Jan. 25...