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USAF Honor Guard concludes Nova Scotia performances
July 8, 2016
— The U.S. Air Force Honor Guard Drill Team performed during the 2016 Royal Nova Scotia International Tattoo in Halifax, Nova Scotia, June 30 - July 7.Along with the U.S. performers, other countries that participated were Germany, Canada, New Zealand, Switzerland and Kenya."[The performers] knocked it out of the park," Lt. Col. Peter Tritsch, USAF...
Chief's Own support CSAF retirement
June 24, 2016
VCSAF tours 11OG
May 6, 2016
— U.S. Air Force Vice Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein visited with U.S. Air Force Band members and Honor Guardsmen during an 11th Operations Group immersion tour at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington, D.C., May 3, 2016. Goldfein toured the 11th OG to meet Airmen and learn about the mission.
January 29, 2016
— Only after enduring hours, days and months of high-intensity training with M1 Garand rifles, marching until the movements become second nature and exemplifying the Core Values, can Airmen be part of one of the most elite units the United States Air Force has to offer.The United States Air Force Honor Guard's mission is and always has been to...
USAF Honor Guard honors first responders in New York on 9/11 anniversary
September 11, 2015
— The United States Air Force Honor Guard arrived in New York City, N.Y. at the National September 11 Memorial on Sept. 10, stood in front of the bronze plates inscribed with 2,983 victims and began folding three American Flags.Those flags were safe guarded overnight and delivered Sept. 11 to three separate groups of first responders to honor the...
USAF Honor Guard wraps-up international performances
August 28, 2015
— Twenty members of the United States Air Force Honor Guard Drill Team wrapped up three weeks of performances in the United Kingdom during the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo in Edinburgh, Scotland Aug. 29.During this year's tattoo, the drill team represented not only the USAF but also the Department of Defense as the only U.S. military branch to...
USAF Honor Guard performs on ‘World’s Stage’
August 10, 2015
— The United States Air Force Honor Guard drill team is participating in The Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo on the Esplanade of the Edinburgh Castle in Edinburgh, Scotland Aug 7-29."As tattoo first-timers, the attendance of USAF Honor Guard marks the special relationship between the United States and the United Kingdom with a dynamic display of...
The USAF HG 'Celebrates America' at Disneyland
July 8, 2015
— The United States Air Force Honor Guard participated in "Celebrate America," at Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, California, July 2-5, 2015.During "Celebrate America," Disneyland guests commemorated Independence Day with a variety of events, including performances from the USAF Honor Guard."Walking through the gates to perform at Disneyland was...
U.S. Air Force Honor Guard remembers fallen
May 26, 2015
— The U.S. Air Force Honor Guard traveled to Colorado May 22, 2015, to participate in a series of performances and ceremonies spanning Memorial Day weekend.Events included remembrance ceremonies at the Colorado Freedom Memorial; 40th Annual Territory Days, a weekend-long street festival for Memorial Day; and the 51st Annual Memorial Day Parade in...
Drill Team performs at Coors Field
May 24, 2015
U.S. Honor Guard helps in fight to solve hunger
November 10, 2014
— The U.S. Air Force Honor Guard, in partnership with the Capital Area Food Bank, began collecting food Oct. 20, in an effort to bring attention to the hunger that affects many in the National Capital Region.The food bank serves nearly 500,000 people in the region struggling with hunger and distributes 45-million pounds of food, equivalent to...
Warrior of the Week
October 10, 2014
— Airman 1st Class Brandon Hearne, Honor Guard Color Flight ceremonial guardsman, is the Warrior of the Week for the week of Oct. 8, 2014 on Joint Base Andrews, Md.As a member of Colors Flight, Hearne participated in 10 full-honor funerals and filled the roll of an NCO in charge of three Air Force color teams.Hearne was also selected to be personal...
USAF Honor Guard march in Bud Billiken Parade
August 11, 2014
— In a parade of smiling, sequined dancers and high school band performances, the United States Air Force Honor Guard marched in a precise synchronized rhythm during the 85th Annual Bud Billiken Parade on Aug. 9, 2014 in Chicago, Illinois.The parade is aimed at improving the quality of life for African Americans through educational, cultural and...
AF Element welcomes new commander
July 31, 2014
Heritage Park Concert Rocks Joint Community
July 14, 2014
NCR celebrates Fourth of July
July 8, 2014
Drill Team and AF Band kick off Midwestern tour in Milwaukee
June 25, 2014
— The United States Air Force Honor Guard Drill Team and the Air Force's rock band ensemble Max Impact kicked off a nine-day, seven-city, 10-performance tour across the Midwest to increase public awareness and understanding of the armed forces and the mission of the Air Force.The team of 17 Airmen from Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling in Washington,...
Inaugural Heritage Park Tattoo Event
May 14, 2014
— Col. Bill M. Knight, 11th Wing/JBA commander, welcomes the community to the free Inaugural Heritage Park Tattoo event slated for May 17, from 6 to 8 p.m. in front of the William A. Jones, III building.The event, first in series of three set to take place this summer, is a display of appreciation to the community for supporting JBA. It also provides...
779th Medical Group announces changes to operating hours for Feb. 14
February 4, 2013
— In order to provide the best level of care possible, the 779th Medical Group conducts training days on the second Thursday of each month.On these training days, appointments will be limited, but the Emergent Care Center will be open for emergency services.The next training day is scheduled for Feb. 14, 2013. The main pharmacy and satellite pharmacy...
Tuskegee Airman shares role in black history
February 1, 2013
— Some moments in life can change the course of history for the betterment of mankind. Living in an era when segregation and racism openly plagued our nation, Dr. Roscoe Brown Jr., former commander of the 332nd Fighter Group's 100th Fighter Squadron, persevered in the face of adversity.Col. Scott A. Russell, 459th Mission Support Group commander,...
Upcoming events on Andrews
January 17, 2013
— Please be advised that both the Community Activity Center (CAC) and East Fitness Center will be CLOSED through Jan. 23. We apologize in advance for any inconvenience this may cause.DITCH YOUR NEW YEARS RESOLUTION and enjoy a $7.95 fried chicken salad lunch special at The Sports Page from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. For details, call 301- 981-4638.CASINO BUS...
Team Andrews Airmen will be part of history during 57th Presidential Inauguration
January 16, 2013
— A selected few from the ranks of the Air Force, along with those selected by their sister services, will become a part of history on Jan. 21, when President Barack Obama takes his second oath of office during the 57th Presidential Inauguration. They came together on Sunday Jan. 13, to put months of practice to the test.The U.S. Air Force Band,...
Expanded Emergency Financial Assistance Available For Wounded Warriors
December 11, 2012
— (November 27, 2012) - Wounded Warrior Project and Operation Homefront announced, on Nov. 27, a partnership that will extend emergency financial assistance to military service members and veterans who incurred a physical or mental injury, illness, or wound, which was not due to their own misconduct, co-incident to their military service on or after...
JBA kicks-off NAIHM
November 7, 2012
— The Department of Defense 2012 theme for National American Indian Heritage Month is, "Serving our People, Serving our Nations - Native visions for future generations." It encourages the nation to reflect and celebrate the cultures, histories and traditions of the indigenous people of North America, including Alaska and Hawaii.According to U.S...
Andrews closes in preparation for Sandy
October 28, 2012
— Col. William Knight, 11th Wing commander, has announced preparations for Hurricane Sandy, which is expected to make landfall late Monday night or early Tuesday morning.Joint Base Andrews will be under Hurricane Condition 2 as of 10 p.m. Oct. 28. Andrews will be closed to non-essential personnel as of 7 a.m. Monday, Oct. 29. Only mission-essential...