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Joint Base Andrews
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Joint Base Andrews News
Joint Base Andrews celebrates Juneteenth
June 16, 2023
— Groups across base held Juneteenth observance events this week to spread awareness and celebrate the national holiday. ...
Joint Base Andrews brings community together with small business summit
June 9, 2023
— Joint Base Andrews hosted the annual Small Business Summit as an opportunity for local small business owners to network and share resources with peers, and connect with the base, June 8...
Prince George's County Police Department honors Joint Base Andrews for Military Appreciation Month
May 26, 2023
— 316th Wing Defenders and county police gathered at the Prince George's County Police Department Headquarters for a Military Appreciation Month event to honor military members stationed at Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, May 25...
Air Force District of Washington hosts Industry Week to showcase mission needs
May 23, 2023
— Air Force District of Washington’s contracting directorate hosted Industry Week at the Gen. Jacob E. Smart Conference Center at Joint Base Andrews, Md., May 9-12, 2023, to give businesses an idea of what the AFDW mission is and where additional skillsets are needed...
Joint Base Andrews hosts Capitol K-9 Trials competition
May 21, 2023
— Law enforcement working dogs and their handlers demonstrated their skills to fight for first place during the “Capitol K-9 Trials” competition May 20...
Joint Base Andrews breaks ground on new K-9 kennel
May 19, 2023
— Joint Base Andrews hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for the installation's new military working dog kennel, May 9, 2023...
316th Wing honors Vietnam Veterans at D.C. ‘Welcome Home’ ceremony
May 17, 2023
— WASHINGTON, D.C. - Airmen assigned to the 316th Wing, Joint Base Andrews, Md., joined Americans from all over the country at the National Mall in Washington, D.C., May 11-13 to thank Vietnam veterans for their service and sacrifices from over 50 years ago...
Washington Commanders get first-hand experience with 1st Helicopter Squadron
May 12, 2023
— Washington Commanders’ players and staff visited with the 1st Helicopter Squadron May 9, 2023...
Joint Base Andrews' namesake, World War II bomber crew honored in Iceland
May 5, 2023
— Icelandic and U.S. citizens held a ceremony on May 3, 2023, to mark the 80th anniversary of the B-24 Liberator bomber “Hot Stuff” crash that killed 14 of its 15 passengers and crew, including Lt. Gen. Frank Maxwell Andrews...
Inaugural STEAM competition pushes local students above and beyond
April 21, 2023
— More than 100 students from local high schools attended the base's inaugural Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts, and Math Competition and Exhibition, April 20, 2023. ...
Joint Base Andrews community holds second inaugural State of the Base
April 14, 2023
— Federal, state, and local leaders met with military commanders across JBA to share their collective top priorities, recent accomplishments and areas for improvement within the base community during the second annual State of the Base Address, April 12, 2023...
Joint Base Andrews launches environmental cleanup outreach
April 6, 2023
— The Department of the Air Force and Joint Base Andrews leaders are asking community members for input to determine if there is interest in establishing local environmental restoration advisory boards at JBA, the Brandywine Defense Reutilization and Marketing Office site, or the Davidsonville Fuel Oil Spill site...
113th Wing and Civil Air Patrol join forces for Operation Fertile Keynote
April 5, 2023
— The 113th Wing and the Civil Air Patrol joined forces for their monthly exercise, Operation Fertile Keynote, March 30, 2023...
Molding resilient Defenders
April 4, 2023
— More than 25 Reserve Citizen Defenders with the 459th Security Forces Squadron, Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, participated in the Integrated Defense Leadership Course from March 13-26, 2023, at Camp James A. Garfield Joint Military Training Center and Youngstown Air Reserve Station, Ohio...
MH-139 Grey Wolf visits Joint Base Andrews
April 3, 2023
— The MH-139 Grey Wolf helicopter arrived at JBA, March 28, 2023. It is slated to provide emergency security response for nuclear security missions within Air Force Global Strike Command and contingency response and airlift to the Air Force District of Washington...
UPDATE: Joint Base Andrews to lift lockdown at 6 p.m.
March 30, 2023
— At approximately 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 30, Joint Base Andrews initiated lockdown procedures after an armed individual was reported near base housing. This is not an active shooter situation, as no shots have been fired. There are no reported injuries or deaths...
PRESS RELEASE: Joint Base Andrews on lockdown
March 30, 2023
— At approximately 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, March 30, Joint Base Andrews initiated lockdown procedures after an armed individual was reported near base housing. There is not an active shooter as no shots have been fired. There are no reported injuries or deaths. This incident is still ongoing, and more details will be released when possible. The base remains on lockdown. Media members with queries should contact 316th Wing Public Affairs at (310) 543-7447 or firstname.lastname@example.org...
Engineers lead the way: AFDW Civil Engineer Squadrons train for Readiness Challenge IX
March 28, 2023
— It’s no easy feat to build a base but civil engineers are prepared for the job. To prove they are maintaining the necessary contingency skills, the Air Force Civil Engineer Center hosts the ultimate test for civil engineers to showcase their capabilities: the Air Force Civil Engineer Readiness Challenge...
Kristen Christy shares story of community, resilience
March 27, 2023
— Kristen Christy, a master resiliency expert, spoke at the base theater in honor of Women’s History Month, March 27, 2023. Christy, who earned the 2018 Air Force Spouse of the Year Award, shared her story of loss and the importance of remaining resilient through life’s challenges...
MHS GENESIS goes live at Joint Base Andrews
March 27, 2023
— The 316th Medical Group hosted a “Flipping the Switch" event to mark its transition to the new health records system, MHS GENESIS, at the Malcolm Grove Medical Center, March 25, 2023...
Joint Base Andrews celebrates Women's History Month
March 17, 2023
— The JB Andrews community came together to celebrate Women’s History Month for a Mini-Expo at the Community Commons, March 17, 2023. The event featured informational booths from the 316th Medical Group, local women’s businesses and the Military and Family Readiness Center. It also included stations such as financial management assistance, a free photobooth and a place to win prizes for part of a raffle. ...
Joint Base Andrews leaders sign Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month proclamation
March 15, 2023
— Joint Base Andrews senior leaders signed a proclamation designating April as Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month on March 15...
89th Airlift Wing conducts Combat Arms Training, Maintenance
March 13, 2023
— “There are few things that instill a lethal mindset faster than getting behind a weapon system and sending rounds downrange, and we were happy to provide our teammates in the 89th Airlift Wing that opportunity,” said Lt. Col. Nick Mercurio, commander, 316th Security Support Squadron...
Students experience Joint Base Andrews Aerospace Summit
March 10, 2023
— Future engineers, scientists and inventors from local area schools filled the bay area of hangar three on March 9, for the 5th Annual Aerospace Summit. Sponsored by the Patriots Training Technology Center, JBA’s Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Math annual event is an opportunity for young students to learn about the many facets of aviation careers and operations while sparking curiosity with aircraft tours and exciting competitions...
Joint Base Andrews welcomes new honorary commanders
March 3, 2023
— Joint Base Andrews welcomed 16 community and civic leaders into the 2023 Honorary Commanders Program during an induction ceremony at The Club at Andrews, March 2. The JB Andrews Honorary Commander Program has been in existence for almost 20 years to allow communication and partnerships between key leaders of the base and surrounding community...