Tag: 11th Wing

June 9, 2020

Spring changes in the air: JBA says goodbye to 11th Wing, welcomes 316th

As the temperature begins to rise and flowers blossom to their full extent, it becomes evident seasonal change is in the air. With summer months approaching, military families globally gear up for permanent change of station season. This summer, families aren’t the only ones preparing for adjustments. Joint Base Andrews is going through a spring change of its own as it says goodbye to the prestigious 11th Wing and welcomes the 316th Wing.

April 3, 2020

Aircrew members MEDEVAC infant twins during COVID-19

On March 30, 2020, a C-17 Globemaster III departed from Osan Air Base, South Korea, and landed at its final destination at Joint Base Andrews, Maryland later that same evening.

Feb. 19, 2020

A Conversation with CMSAF Wright

Joint Base Andrews members attend “A Conversation with Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force Kaleth O. Wright” in observance of Black History Month at the base theater at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Feb. 18, 2020. Chief Wright was invited by the JBA African American Heritage Committee to speak on this year’s theme: ‘Honoring the Past, Securing the Future.’

Jan. 20, 2020

MLK day interviews

A video featuring Joint Base Andrews Airmen about the impacts MLK had on todays military.

June 14, 2019

JBA hosts 2019 Small Business Summit

Joint Base Andrews hosted the 2019 Small Business Summit here, June 13, 2019.

May 30, 2019

Memorial Day remembrance

In the spring of 1865, the U.S. Civil War ended with a devastating loss for America -- more lives were claimed than any other conflict in U.S. history.

Feb. 21, 2018

Max Impact visits Imagine Andrews

The U.S. Air Force’s premier rock band, Max Impact, performed for Imagine Andrews students to honor Black History Month on Joint Base Andrews, Md., Feb. 15, 2018. The band played songs for the school that highlighted past and present African American musical contributions.

Feb. 20, 2018

Community gathers for BHM luncheon

Service members and civilians gathered for the Black History Month luncheon at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Feb. 14, 2018. The event featured food, music and art rooted in African American culture.

Jan. 23, 2018

JBA children take off in new playground

Joint Base Andrews opened a new indoor playground Jan. 22, 2018 at the Community Commons. The playground has a small tree house, a two level gymnasium, a slide and a section for children under the age of one to play. The playground was created following a JBA community request.

Jan. 18, 2018

11th WG Airmen train during ATSO Rodeo

11th Wing Airmen took part in the Ability to Survive and Operate Rodeo full-spectrum readiness training here Jan. 18, 2018. The training is designed to enhance Airmen performance in emergency situations. The ATSO Rodeo was comprised of donning Mission-Oriented Protective Posture gear, performing self-aid buddy care, defensive fighting positions and pre- and post-chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear defense attack simulations.