Joint Base Andrews News

Nancy Floyd, 316th Force Support Squadron test control officer, gives an initial Electronic Weighted Airman Promotion System test briefing at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Feb. 20, 2024. This was the first wave of eWAPS testing at Andrews. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Matthew-John Braman)
Joint Base Andrews’ promotion testing goes digital
By Senior Airman Matthew-John Braman | | Feb. 27, 2024
In a landmark move toward modernization, the U.S. Air Force is set to revolutionize its promotion testing system with the introduction of Electronic Weighted Airman Promotion System (eWAPS) testing starting February 2024.The...

U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Daniel A. DeVoe, Air Force District of Washington and 320th Air Expeditionary Wing commander, speaks with Oxon Hill High School students during a GO Inspire program event, at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Feb. 21, 2024. The GO Inspire program is a Department of the Air Force recruiting program designed to increase awareness of accession pathways among underrepresented groups, broaden community outreach to attract diverse candidates from science, technology, engineering, arts and mathematics, and strengthen diversity among the rated communities, as well as the broader Air and Space Forces. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Austin Pate)
Wings of tomorrow: Inspiring young minds toward Air Force careers
By Senior Airman Austin Pate | Feb. 26, 2024
U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Daniel A. DeVoe, Air Force District of Washington and 320th Air Expeditionary Wing commander, hosted a tour of the 1st Helicopter Squadron for Oxon Hill High School students who participate in the Air...

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...