Tag: JBA

Nov. 18, 2021

CSAF visits JBA to engage with America’s Airmen

On 17 Nov., 2021, Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. CQ Brown, Jr. visited JBA to engage with America’s Airmen.

June 23, 2021

Detachment 5's new leader assumes command

Janeva R. Maxson assumed command of Detachment 5, Air Force Installation and Mission Support Center, at Joint Base Andrews, Md., June 17, 2021. The 316th Wing hosted the leadership transition.

May 7, 2021

Month of the Military Child: recognizing contributions from military children

Col. Tyler Schaff, 316th Wing and Joint Base Andrews commander, and his wife, Ellen Schaff, visit Child Development Center 3 to read books to the children and spend time with them as a thank you, April 28, 2021, at Joint Base Andrews, Md. April is designated as the Month of the Military Child, underscoring the important role military children play in the armed forces community. Sponsored by the Department of Defense Military Community and Family Policy, the Month of the Military Child is a time to applaud military families and their children for the daily sacrifices they make and the challenges they overcome.

May 6, 2021

Earth Week at JBA features clean-up, hazardous waste collection

Airmen gather trash during Earth Week, April 28, 2021, near Joint Base Andrews, Md. Properly disposing of trash helps keep natural spaces green, prevents wildlife from being exposed to potential hazards, and allows Airmen to give back to the local community. Earth Week 2021 events included hosting an electronics and household hazardous waste recycling location, trash clean-up on and off base, and planting trees.

April 7, 2021

First joint Spark Tank fosters creative solutions

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.

April 5, 2021

Honors, recognition given to Vietnam Veterans at JBA during national observance

Members from the 316th Wing honored Vietnam War veterans on base for Vietnam War Veterans Day, March 29, 2021.

March 2, 2021

Retired chief talks about resilience

Airmen from the 316th Wing attended an in-person and virtual professional development seminar Feb. 26, 2021, at Joint Base Andrews, Md.

Dec. 31, 2020

JBA first responders are base’s first recipients of historic COVID-19 vaccine

Members from the 316th Medical Group administered the new Moderna COVID-19 vaccine here, Dec. 30, 2020.

Nov. 24, 2020

316th Operations Group hosts immersion tour for CMSAF Bass

The 316th Operations Group hosted an immersion tour for Chief Master Sgt. of the Air Force JoAnne Bass, at the 1st Helicopter Squadron, Nov. 23, 2020. The tour included briefs about the organizations, missions, and responsibilities of the 1st Helicopter Squadron, 316th Operations Support Squadron, and the 316th OG.

June 23, 2020

Armory Maintains the Mission during COVID-19

The 316th Security Support Squadron armory ensures the defenders are armed and ready to support the mission.