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America’s Airmen welcomes AFDW commander
October 19, 2017
Buddy exercises

Golden Knights descend into America’s Air Show
September 17, 2017

Thunderbirds display precision at America’s air show
September 15, 2017

Prince George’s County, JBA support aircraft incident
April 14, 2017
JBA members discuss future operations in Clinton, Md., April 13, 2017.  Many JBA members are out here provideing support becasue of a F-16 Fighting Falcon, assigned to the 113th Wing at Joint Base Andrews, Md. crashed April 5, 2017 approximately six miles southwest from JBA.

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

JBA lights up tree, menorah for the holidays
December 4, 2015
Col. Brad Hoagland, Joint Base Andrews/11th Wing commander, right, speaks to JBA families, as guests prepare to pull the candy cane lever and light up the Christmas tree and Menorah at JBA, Md., Dec. 2, 2015. The Christmas Tree and Menorah Lighting ceremony is an annual event held to kick off the holiday season. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman Nesha Humes)

By Land or Sea, Capitol Christmas Tree Arrives for All to See
November 20, 2015
The 2015 Capitol Christmas Tree is displayed on a specially designed trailer Nov. 19, 2015, at Joint Base Andrews, Md. This year’s Capitol Christmas Tree is 74 feet tall and is a Lutz Spruce. This year’s Capitol Christmas Tree is 74 feet tall and is a Lutz Spruce. It stopped 14 times on the trip, from Chugach National Forest in Seward, Alaska, to JBA. Its final destination is outside the U.S. Capitol building. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Dylan Nuckolls/Released)

Kids ship out to "Boot Camp"
November 12, 2015
Azlynn Mims, daughter of Capt. Raymond Mims from the 11th Wing Staff Agency, shaves shaving cream off a balloon to mimic the haircuts given to basic training trainees, Nov. 7, 2015, on Joint Base Andrews, Md. The event included physical training, a mock military in-processing station, basic drills and military knowledge classes, a survival class and capture the flag to help military children better understand and appreciate parental military service. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Airman 1st Class J.D. Maidens/ Released)

Andrews pediatrics keeps kids healthy, happy
September 30, 2015
Katrina Barnes M.D., 779th Medical Operations Squadron, and Senior Airman Nancy Morency, 779th MDOS aerospace medical technician, examine a patient at the Pediatrics Clinic on Joint Base Andrews, Md., Sept. 24, 2015. The pediatrics team provides timely, quality care to beneficiaries’ children. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Airman 1st Class J.D. Maidens)

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 Air Show: It's Here!
September 14, 2015
The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds perform during Air Power Day at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea, Oct. 21. (U.S. Air Force photo/Staff Sgt. Brian Ferguson)

JBA changes base access policy
August 14, 2015
Airman 1st Class Gary Bills, an 11th Security Forces Squadron elite gate guard, checks Common Access Cards at the Virginia Gate on Joint Base Andrews, March 2, 2015. 11th SFS checks all IDs at JBA gates to ensure security on the installation. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Airman 1st Class J.D. Maidens)

Rob Gronkowski football camp a 'touchdown' with youth at JBA
July 2, 2015
Rob Gronkowski, New England Patriots tight end, high-fives his team during a football camp on Joint Base Andrews, Md., July 2, 2015. Gronkowski, a three time Pro Bowler and Super Bowl XLIX champion, coached approximately 100 military children during the two-day camp. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Robert Cloys)

Commons cultivates community
April 24, 2015
A crowd gathers for the grand opening of the Community Commons at Joint Base Andrews, Md., April 24, 2015. The Community Commons aims to foster a deeper sense of community on JBA. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Philip Bryant)

Avoid online dangers, unfriendly users on social media
February 13, 2015

Andrews 2015 Military Spouse of the Year
February 6, 2015
Holly McHugh, Joint Base Andrews, Md., Spouse of the Year for 2015, poses with a photo of her and her husband, Marine Staff Sgt. Jay McHugh at JBA, Feb. 5, 2015. (U.S. Air Force photo/Airman 1st Class Philip Bryant)

Air show returns to Joint Base Andrews in 2015
December 30, 2014
Spectators wave at a U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds pilot as he prepares for takeoff during the Joint Services Open House May 15 at Andrews. JSOH allows members of the public an excellent opportunity to meet and interact with the men and women of the Armed Forces. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Airman 1st Class Melissa Rodrigues)

Rocking around Hangar 3: A Happy Holiday
December 17, 2014
The Disney Princesses play tea party with attendees of the Parents and Children Fighting Cancer Holiday Party on Joint Base Andrews, Md., Dec. 13, 2014. More than 250 volunteers collaborated for the 27th annual event. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman Nesha Humes)

Tree, Menorah light up JBA
December 5, 2014
The Joint Base Andrews’ Christmas tree lights up the sky after the Christmas Tree and Hanukkah Menorah Lighting on JBA, Dec. 3, 2014. The lighting is an annual event kicking off the holiday season. (U.S. Air Force photo/ J.D. Maidens)

Malcolm Grow announces Thanksgiving closure
November 21, 2014

Christmas in November
November 21, 2014
Attendees of the 2014 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree arrival take a photo with Santa Clause on Joint Base Andrews, Md., Nov. 20, 2014. The tree made its final stop at JBA in its 2,000 mile road trip before it will be displayed and lit at the U.S. Capitol Building’s west lawn on Dec. 2. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman Nesha Humes)

Candy, zombies invade Andrews
November 3, 2014
Caleb, son of Master Sgt. Matt Cagle, 744th Communications Squadron, hides in a pile of leaves during the Zombie Apocalypse Run at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Oct. 30, 2014. Zombie volunteers hid in various locations around the Military Personnel Squadron track to scare participants walking or running. (U.S. Air Force photo/ Senior Airman Nesha Humes)