Joint Base Andrews News

89th Airlift Wing conducts Combat Arms Training, Maintenance
March 13, 2023
We were happy to provide our teammates in the 89th Airlift Wing that opportunity.

Students experience Joint Base Andrews Aerospace Summit
March 10, 2023
A student flies an aircraft simulation during a Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts and Mathematics event at Joint Base Andrews, Md., March 9, 2023. The event was held to garner interest in military STEAM related career fields. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Daekwon Stith)

Joint Base Andrews welcomes new honorary commanders
March 3, 2023
Civilian leaders recite the Honorary Commander Oath during an induction ceremony at Joint Base Andrews, Md., March 2, 2023. The program has been in existence for almost 20 years to allow communication and partnerships between key leaders of the base and surrounding community. (Photo courtesy of Patrick Griffith)

Joint Base Andrews hosts Quality of Life Council
March 1, 2023
Military members and civilians attend the Quality of Life Forum at Joint Base Andrews

Who Am I? Black History Month event
March 1, 2023
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Joint Base Andrews, Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling rideshare program goes live
February 28, 2023
Joint Base Andrews and Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling launched a new rideshare program on March 1, 2023. The project was an effort to make traveling easier for the people who live, work or transit through the installations. (U.S. Air Force graphic by Staff Sgt. Spencer Slocum)

DAF hosts Black History Month STEM achievement panel
February 23, 2023
Chief of Staff of the Air Force Gen. CQ Brown, Jr., provides opening remarks for the African American STEM Achievement panel, Joint Base Andrews, Md., Feb 22, 2023. The event was hosted by the Black/African American Strategy Team (BEST) whose goal is to eliminate career barriers for people of color. (U.S. Air Force photo by Andy Morataya)

316th Medical Group prepares for MHS Genesis
February 22, 2023
Military and civilians sit at a table with laptops during a meeting.

316th Wing hosts annual awards ceremony
February 17, 2023
Members of the 316th Wing gather at the 2022 Annual Awards Ceremony at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Feb. 16, 2023. The wing incorporated a gameshow into the annual awards ceremony. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Matthew-John Braman)

Joint Base Andrews Pre-Raven Course prepares candidates for mental, physical challenges
February 3, 2023
Military members in physical training uniforms perform exercises.

Joint Base Andrews celebrates Biomedical Sciences Corps Appreciation Week
January 30, 2023
Blood vials line containers prior to testing at the Malcolm Grow Medical Center laboratory at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Jan. 25, 2023.

Junior ROTC cadets receive inside look at 1st Helicopter Squadron mission
January 30, 2023
High school student sits in helicopter

AFDW commander visits 316th Wing, recognizes Airmen
January 25, 2023
Major General Joel Jackson, Air Force District of Washington commander, and Chief Master Sergeant Chassidy Sells, AFDW command first sergeant , meets with Senior Airman Kimarri Fulton, raven with the 316th Wing to recognize her for her outstanding performance within her career field Jan. 24, 2023, Joint Base Andrews.

Joint Base Andrews hosts National Mentorship Month panel
January 23, 2023
Two men and a woman sit in chairs on a stage.

Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Event brings awareness to Airmen
January 19, 2023
A slideshow presentation plays during the Remembering Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Event at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Jan. 18, 2023. Airmen and civilians across JBA were brought together to generate awareness and interest in the life and accomplishments of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Austin Pate)

Honoring Ajola
January 10, 2023
Jordan, Shawn and Ajola pose for a picture. (Courtesy photo)

1st Helicopter Squadron welcomes new chiropractic clinic
January 6, 2023
Col. Todd Randolph, right, 316th Wing and installation commander, cuts a ribbon with Dr. Thomas Bui, Human Performance Flight chiropractor, for the grand opening of a new chiropractic clinic at the 1st Helicopter Squadron at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Jan. 4, 2023.

JBA celebrates the holidays
December 22, 2022
Joint Base Andrews holds their annual Holiday parade, Dec. 20, 2022, at Joint Base Andrews, Md.

JBA bolsters Airman combat skills
December 2, 2022
A Joint Base Andrews Airman retrieves a gas mask during a Airman Combat Skills Training exercise at JBA, Md., December 2, 2022. The semi-annual training included a refresher course in Chemical, Biological, Radiological, and Nuclear and Mission-Oriented Protective Posture. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Isabelle Churchill)

JBA trains for active shooter
December 2, 2022

A dose of virtual reality: Pilots enhance 316th OSS helicopter simulator for training needs
December 1, 2022
Maj. Mitchell Clapp, 316th Operations Support Squadron assistant director of operations, monitors a training mission on the virtual-reality helicopter flight simulator system at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Oct. 25, 2022.

Active Shooter base exercise prepares Airmen for emergencies
November 30, 2022
An Airman participates in an active shooter exercise at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Nov. 30, 2022. During the exercise, Airmen were evaluated on their actions, such as how they communicated with one another, tracked down the target(s) and attempted to save lives. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Austin Pate)

Tactical Combat Casualty Care training prepares 316th Wing Airmen
November 21, 2022
A 316th Security Forces Group Airman waits for Tactical Combat Casualty Care training to begin at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Nov. 18, 2022. The training consisted of 316th SFG,  316th Operations Group and 316th Medical Group Airmen practicing emergency care and evacuation by helicopter to reduce preventable deaths. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Austin Pate)

Capitol Christmas Tree arrives at JBA
November 17, 2022
The 78-foot-tall Capitol Christmas Tree is displayed on the bed of a truck at Joint Base Andrews, Nov. 17, 2022. The Red Spruce nicknamed “Ruby” was harvested in the Pisgah National Forest of North Carolina on Nov. 2 and prepared for a nearly 1,000-mile expedition. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Austin Pate)

National Harbor honors veterans with Spirit Park opening
November 11, 2022
An American flag waves in the wind at the opening of Spirit Park in National Harbor, Md., Nov. 11, 2022. Harbor officials honored the occasion with the unveiling of a 50-foot tall and 80-foot wide custom-made American flag and the grand opening of Spirit Park in honor of veterans. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Spencer Slocum)