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316th Wing celebrates previous year’s achievements, legacy
February 23, 2024
U.S. Air Force service members watch and wait as the Legacy Challenge commences.

Joint Base Andrews' namesake, World War II bomber crew honored in Iceland
May 5, 2023
A crowd watches as military members raise two flags onto poles.

Inaugural STEAM competition pushes local students above and beyond
April 21, 2023
Students listen to a military member inside an aircraft.

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, 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)

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

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)

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.

Happy Juneteenth!
June 16, 2022
Black Heritage Flag

Project GO offers 316th Wing career field shadowing
June 8, 2022
Griffin Overwatch graphic

Joint Base Andrews honorary commanders tour 316th Wing
April 12, 2022
Col. Tyler Schaff, 316th Wing and Joint Base Andrews installation commander, 316th Wing senior leaders, and Joint Base Andrews honorary commanders pose in front of a 1st Helicopter Squadron UH-1N Huey Helicopter during the Honorary Commanders Program quarterly visit at Joint Base Andrews, Md., April 4, 2022.

MWD team attends training, furthers capabilities
April 8, 2022
Senior Airman Alistair Dela Cruz, 316th Security Support Squadron military working dog handler, pets MWD Fill prior to the Multi-Agency K-9 Explosive Training Event at Thomas A. Edison High School in Alexandria, Va., Apr. 6, 2022. Handlers attend this training quarterly and the 316th SSPTS tries to send MWD teams who have never attended in the past. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Spencer Slocum)

Washington Nationals invite NCR service members for stadium workout
November 9, 2021
Service members from across the National Capital Region gather at Nationals Park for a group workout, Nov. 1, 2021.

AFDW Chaplain Corps hosts immersion, awards presentation at JBA
June 3, 2021
Col. Glenn Page, Air Force District of Washington command chaplain, introduces Maj. Gen. Steven A. Schaick, chief of chaplains, and Chief Master Sgt. Natalie Gray, U.S. Air Force religious affairs senior enlisted advisor, to the front of the room for an Annual Awards Presentation, at Chapel 1, Joint Base Andrews, Md., May 18, 2021. Typically, the Chief of Chaoplains and religious affairs senior enlisted advisor present the Air Force-level awards. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Bridgitte Taylor)

First joint Spark Tank fosters creative solutions
April 7, 2021
The SparkX Cell Innovation and Idea Center on Joint Base Andrews held its first ever joint 316th Wing and 89th Airlift Wing Spark Tank on March 26, 2021. The event provided a forum for presenters to bring forward innovative ideas to wing leadership in hopes of improving base operations and quality of life. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Cary Smith)

CMSAF gets immersed in JBA’s innovations
March 10, 2021
Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force JoAnne Bass attends a briefing by 316th Medical Group senior leadership at the SparkX Cell Innovation and Idea Center during her tour, Joint Base Andrews, Md., March 4, 2021.

Retired chief talks about resilience
March 2, 2021
Retired chief talks about resilience

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

JBA hosts multiagency forensic training
November 20, 2020
Senior Airman Zion Coleman, 316th Security Forces Base Defense Operations Center controller, receives a call initiating the start of a training for Security Forces, the Office of Special Investigations, and Judge Advocates at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Oct. 30, 2020. BDOC is responsible for dispatching patrolmen when calls come in.

Technical sergeant selects announced
August 27, 2020
Air Force officials have selected 8,246 staff sergeants for promotion to technical sergeant out of 28,358 eligible for a selection rate of 29.08 percent in the 20E6 promotion cycle. (U.S. Air Force photo by Mark Herlihy)

Spring changes in the air: JBA says goodbye to 11th Wing, welcomes 316th
June 9, 2020
Members of the 11th Wing furl and case the squadron and group guidons belonging to the 316th Wing during a 316th Wing to 11th Wing mission movement ceremony on Oct. 1, 2010, in Hangar 3 here.