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JBA launches environmental cleanup outreach
April 6, 2023

JBA 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)

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

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 leadership prepares for winter
November 8, 2022
A group of Joint Base Andrews leaders gather for a pre-season inclement weather brief at JBA, Md., Nov. 7, 2022. The group discussed JBA’s Snow and Ice Control plan and participated in a tabletop activity to ensure that all parties understood their roles and responsibilities for the upcoming winter season. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Isabelle Churchill)

Noise starts tomorrow at JBA
September 15, 2022
The U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron “Thunderbirds” practice a routine for the Joint Base Andrews 2022 Air & Space Expo upon their arrival at JBA, Md., Sept. 12, 2022. The Thunderbirds perform worldwide to strengthen morale and esprit de corps among Air Force members, support community relations, represent the United States and its armed forces to foreign nations and to project international goodwill. (U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Isabelle Churchill)

316th Security Support Squadron completes SMC training
August 25, 2022
Tech. Sgt. Reece Dinofsky, 316th Security Support Squadron assistant NCO in charge of training, aims an M4 Carbine toward a target during a weapons proficiency training exercise at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Aug. 23, 2022. Dinofsky acted as a mentor to three Airmen throughout the “shoot, move, communicate” exercise and created simulated events to enhance their training. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Isabelle Churchill)

30 days and counting ‘til the 2022 Air & Space Expo is back at JBA!
August 18, 2022
Event attendees walk through the static aircraft displays during the final day of the 2017 Andrews Air Show, Sept. 17, 2017, at Joint Base Andrews, Md.

Honorary commanders visit America's Airfield
August 17, 2022
A group of Joint Base Andrews leadership, honorary commanders and members of the 89th Airlift Wing pose for a photo in front of a Boeing C-32 during an honorary commanders immersion event at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Aug. 16, 2022. The immersion event was intended to continue maintaining strong relationships with leaders in the local community and highlight the mission of the 89th Airlift Wing. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Isabelle Churchill)

JBA and 316th Wing change command
June 30, 2022
Col. Todd Randolph takes the guidon from Maj. Gen. Joel Jackson as he assumes command of the 316th Wing and the installation in Hanger 3 at Joint Base Andrews, Md., June 30, 2022.

316th MSG welcomes new commander
June 22, 2022
Col. Nate Somers, right, accepts command of the 316th Mission Support Group from Col. Tyler Schaff, 316th Wing and Joint Base Andrews installation commander, during a change of command ceremony at Joint Base Andrews, Md., June 22, 2022.

JBA hosts 11th Annual Motorcycle Safety Day
June 3, 2022
Motorcycle riders drive together in a side by side formation down the street.

Joint Base Andrews moves to Health Protection Condition Bravo
February 7, 2022

CSAF visits JBA to engage with America’s Airmen
November 18, 2021
Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown, Jr., speaks with Airmen at the 459th Air Refueling Wing at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Nov. 17, 2021. Brown answered questions on topics including Air Force infrastructure, manning and  the Total Force Integration concept. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Spencer Slocum)

POTUS gives farewell speech at JBA
January 21, 2021
POTUS gives farewell speech at JBA

JBA first responders are base’s first recipients of historic COVID-19 vaccine
December 31, 2020
JBA first responders are base’s first recipients of historic C

Col. Schaff and CMSgt. Ross wish the JBA community a happy holiday season
December 4, 2020
Happy Holiday Banner.  Royalty-free graphic courtesyy of Classroom Clipart.  Image is 6.4x2.75 @ 72 dpi.

Armory Maintains the Mission during COVID-19
June 23, 2020
A Security Forces defender stands at the 316th Security Support Squadron armory window to receive the weapons and equipment for his shift on Joint Base Andrews, Md., June 17, 2020. The armory also houses weapons for general officers and personnel living on base.

Clinic patients urged to use virtual messaging tool
May 21, 2020
The Air Force Medical Service offers a secure messaging platform for patients and families to communicate safely, securely and conveniently with their Air Force providers. (Courtesy Graphic)

America's Airman: Ms. Robin Wood
May 14, 2020
This week's America's Airman is Mrs. Robin Wood.

Finding Essential Supplies in Unconventional Places
April 24, 2020
Gallons of hand sanitizer sit on a shelf in the Security Forces Combined Resources Facility on Joint Base Andrews, Md., April 20, 2020. The 11th Security Support Squadron placed an order for 30 gallons of hand sanitizer to ensure personnel are safe while fulfilling the mission.

Maintaining the Mission during COVID-19: Lodging
April 24, 2020
The Temporary Lodging Facility provides lodging for essential personnel supporting the mission on Joint Base Andrews, Md., April 13, 2020.  Individuals under precautionary quarantine are located on a dedicated floor and use separate entrances and exits to reduce possible risks.

First sergeant overcomes adversity; retires with former diamond
December 12, 2019
Bounce back

JBA Defenders host 25th anniversary for VSPA
October 17, 2019
Vietnam Security Police Association members, their family members and Joint Base Andrews Airmen stand for the singing of “The Star-Spangled Banner” at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Oct. 10, 2019. The VSPA visited the Vietnam Veterans Memorial and JBA as they celebrated their 25th anniversary. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Spencer Slocum)

America’s Airman: Airman 1st Class Jose Avila
October 4, 2019
America's Airman