Joint Base Andrews News

Category: 89th Airlift Wing

Released detainees arrive at JBA
May 10, 2018
Detainees disembark aircraft

Monument dedication honors JBA namesake
May 9, 2018

Capitol Christmas Tree arrives at JBA
December 1, 2017
Tree on truck

Warrior CARE week shows strength through teamwork
November 17, 2017
Warrior play sitting volleyball

Airmen team-up during 2017 Dorm Olympics
October 19, 2017
Airmen play volleyball

Combat photographer receives Bronze Star with Valor
October 5, 2017
Col. Eaton shakes hands with SMSgt. Wallace.

America’s Airfield showcases 70 years of air superiority
September 18, 2017

AFRH: Happy 70th Birthday U.S. Air Force!
September 14, 2017
A1C Robinson & Mr. Simonds

Saying goodbye to C-20 aircraft
August 31, 2017

Sunshine, swim and safety with JBA youth
August 14, 2017
Maj. Jennifer Stewart, 11th Force Support Squadron operations officer, speaks to swim safety camp attendees.

Eyes, ears of America’s Airfield
June 12, 2017
Airman 1st Class Isaiah Davis, 89th Operations Support Squadron airfield manager, drives on the flightline during a foreign object debris inspection at Joint Base Andrews, Md., June 7, 2017. FOD inspections are conducted every two hours to prevent even small debris causing serious aircraft damage. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Valentina Lopez)

89th APS named Air Force Large Terminal of the Year
February 16, 2017
Senior Airman Joseph Shank, 89th Aerial Port Squadron fleet services agent, hands a suit coat to Staff Sgt. Porsha Cook, 1st Airlift Squadron flight attendant, prior to a C-40B mission to Europe, departing from Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, Feb. 3, 2017. FAs are known for their unprecedented professionalism and service, catering to America’s most important leaders and diplomats.

Upgraded C-40Bs bring state-of-art communications to VPOTUS airlift
February 14, 2017
Air Force Staff Sgt. John Operana, 1st Airlift Squadron communication systems operator, looks on as Marine Staff Sgt. Corey Riley, U.S. Central Command advanced communicator, operates a video conferencing system during a flight on board a C-40B aircraft to Naval Air Station Souda Bay, Greece, Feb. 4, 2017. Secure and non-secure Video Teleconference and other communications are vital to all 89th Airlift Wing passenger missions, as directed by the White House or Air Force Vice Chief of Staff for Special Air Missions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Master Sgt. Kevin Wallace)

President Trump boards Air Force One at JBA
January 26, 2017
President Donald Trump salutes service members as he exits Marine One at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Jan. 26, 2017. Trump departed for Philadelphia to address the Congressional Grand Old Party Retreat. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Mariah Haddenham)

President-Elect Arrives at JBA
January 19, 2017
President-Elect Donald Trump and his family land at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Jan. 19, 2017. Trump arrived from New York in preparation for his inauguration ceremony, to take place Jan. 20, 2017. This marks the first time Trump will have arrived at JBA in an official capacity. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Gabrielle Spalding)

Eaton assumes command of 'Air Force One' Wing
June 21, 2016
Col. Casey D. Eaton, 89th Airlift Wing commander, salutes during the playing of the National Anthem at the 89th AW change-of-command ceremony at Joint Base Andrews, Md., June 17, 2016. Col. John C. Millard relinquished command to Eaton, who will oversee the 89th AW, a combat-ready wing of more than 1,100 Airmen and provides Special Airlift Mission airlift and support to the president, vice president, cabinet members, combatant commanders and other senior military and elected leaders, supporting White House, Air Force chief of staff and Air Mobility Command missions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Master Sgt. Kevin Wallace)

Bold dreams propel war-torn child to AF flight engineer
June 17, 2016
Master Sgt. Kristofer Reyes, a 99th Airlift Squadron flight engineer, stands at parade rest in front of a C-37A and awaits the arrival of a U.S. senior elected leader at Joint Base Andrews, Md., June 7, 2016. In addition to monitoring and maintaining the mechanical and electrical systems on the C-37A, a highly modified Gulfstream G5 aircraft, flight engineers are also responsible for greeting their customers, which are typically the U.S. vice president, cabinet members, combatant commanders, and other senior military and elected leaders. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Master Sgt. Kevin Wallace)

3 JBA Airmen to compete at 2016 DoD Warrior Games
June 9, 2016
Tech. Sgt. Christopher Ferrell, 11th Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordnance disposal technician, carries 1st Lt. Nathan Nelson (Ret.) up a flight of stars so they can tour an 89th Airlift Wing C-32A at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Nov. 15, 2015. Ferrell is an Air Force Wounded Warrior and will compete at the Department of Defense 2016 Warrior Games June 16-21, 2016. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Master Sgt. Kevin Wallace)

Team Andrews vital to Nuclear Security Summit
April 5, 2016
Joint Color Guard members stand at attention during the Mexican Presidential arrival on the Joint Base Andrews flightline, March 31, 2016. More than 20 countries are scheduled to arrive for the 2016 Nuclear Security Summit held in Washington, D.C. The summit provides a forum for leaders to reinforce commitments to securing nuclear materials. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Chad C. Strohmeyer/RELEASED)

Andrews Airmen enable Obama's historic Cuba visit
March 21, 2016
Col. Christopher Thompson, the 89th Airlift Wing vice commander, and 89th AW Airmen salute as Air Force One departs Joint Base Andrews, Md., March 20, 2016. President Barack Obama and the first family are on a two-day visit to Cuba, making history as the first U.S. president to visit Cuba in nearly 90 years. (U.S. Air Force photo/Senior Master Sgt. Kevin Wallace)

Installation leadership uses new tool to receive suggestions
December 15, 2015
QOLCOMM - Quality of Life Feedback

Taya Kyle speaks at JBA
September 30, 2015
Taya Kyle speaks to Joint Base Andrews personnel and their families, Sept. 27, 2015. Kyle spoke about her experiences dealing with post-traumatic stress disorder. The goal of the Chris Kyle Frog Foundation is to provide meaningful, interactive experiences to service members, first responders and their families.   (U.S. Air Force photo/ Airman 1st Class J.D. Maidens)

JBA pays tribute on 9/11
September 11, 2015
Members of Joint Base Andrews, Md., pay tribute to the first responders and victims of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, during a Patriot's Day Reveille Ceremony at Heritage Park, here, Sept. 11, 2015. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Nichelle Anderson/released)

DOD Announces Winners of the 2015 Commander in Chief’s Annual Award for Installation Excellence
July 7, 2015