May 20, 2022

JBA honors National Week Police

During Police Week, Joint Base Andrews held multiple events to honor past and present law enforcement officers, as well as those who made the ultimate sacrifice in the line of duty.

May 17, 2022

Who Am I…

In 1962, President John F. Kennedy designated May 15th as Peace Officers Memorial Day and the week in which that date falls as Police Week.

May 13, 2022

Project SEARCH graduates four at JBA

Joint Base Andrews hosted a graduation today for four students with intellectual and developmental disabilities who have worked at multiple locations on base for the last nine months.

May 12, 2022

JBA's EMEDS training prepares medical personnel for deployments

Military medical personnel from across the United States participated in the final day of an Expeditionary Medical Support System exercise at Joint Base Andrews, Md., May 12, 2022. The entire exercise allowed for the military personnel to hone their skills in a controlled environment so they are prepared for stressful emergency military medicine situations.

May 11, 2022

JBA celebrates military spouses

The Military Family Support Center hosted its annual National Capital Region Military Spouse Appreciation Day at Joint Base Andrews, May 6, 2022.

May 10, 2022

Observing Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

May is Asian American, Native Hawaiian and Pacific Islander Heritage Month. This emphasis on heritage awareness provides an opportunity to learn about and celebrate the contributions that Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders have made to American history.

May 10, 2022

Service or Self?

All Airmen are familiar with the Air Force’s Core Values: “Integrity First, Service Before Self and Excellence in All We Do”. Most Airmen would agree the most difficult core value to embody is “Service Before Self”. At face value, one could define this idea simply as “putting the Air Force before everything you do”. Air Force core values should be easy to explain and understand without justification- especially to our incoming Airmen. In a time where the Air Force actively promotes the importance of mental health practices, self-care and resiliency, is it possible one of our core values sends a conflicting message?

May 6, 2022

1st HS promotes diversity in aviation

Diversity continues to be a priority in the Air Force. Leadership at the highest levels have made changes within the force to become more inclusive and diverse to increase strength and military capabilities. The 1st Helicopter Squadron hosted a “We Fly, Too” event at Howard University, April 30, 2022.

May 5, 2022

316th CES brings the heat for quarterly fire training

Members from the 316th Civil Engineer Squadron and 193rd Special Operations Wing came together for a simulated live fire-fight training here, May 2, 2022.

May 4, 2022

CMSAF JoAnne S. Bass visits CDC 2

Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force JoAnne S. Bass visited Child Development Center 2 here, April 27, to recognize and honor childcare providers during Month of the Military Child.