Tag: JBA

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.

May 21, 2020

Clinic patients urged to use virtual messaging tool

COVID-19 pandemic safeguards are well established on base to enable Airmen to seek necessary healthcare, according to Col. Andrew Purath, Joint Base Andrews and 11th Wing commander.

May 14, 2020

America's Airman: Ms. Robin Wood

This week's America's Airman is Ms. Robin Wood.

April 24, 2020

Finding Essential Supplies in Unconventional Places

DELIVER DEFENDER EXCELLENCE | The 11th Security Support Squadron continues to provide mission support thanks to assistance from a local business.

April 24, 2020

Maintaining the Mission during COVID-19: Lodging

SUPPORT | The 11th Force Support Squadron Lodging continues to support mission readiness by providing lodging to mission essential personnel.

Jan. 20, 2020

MLK day interviews

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

Nov. 13, 2019

JBA to host AF Wounded Warrior CARE event

 JBA is scheduled to host the Air Force Wounded Warrior Program’s Northeast CARE event Nov. 15-23.  The AFW2 Program provides personalized care and services for wounded, ill, or injured Airmen through adaptive sports programs, caregiver training and strategies, post-military transition assistance as well as benefits and entitlement assistance.

Nov. 5, 2019

New ground transportation facility brings 11th LRS back together

Earlier this summer, Joint Base Andrews started construction on a new building to house the 11th Logistics Readiness Squadron.

Oct. 3, 2019

Same team, different uniform: The story of an Iraqi translator who became an American Airman

In 2003, Airman 1st Class Saeed Shnawa was not Airman 1st Class Saeed Shnawa. He was a 21-year-old Iraqi student of technology at a university in Baghdad.That’s when American and coalition forces arrived to overthrow the Iraqi government, turning Baghdad a war zone. Like many young men and women in Baghdad, Shnawa fled the city, bound for western

Aug. 8, 2019

Fire Explorer Academy

JOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. -- The 11th Civil Engineer Squadron’s firefighter unit orchestrated a 6-day course to teach cadets, ages 14-18, the basics of fire safety, search and rescue, CPR, and other emergency response techniques here, July 22 – 27, 2019.On the first day of the program, cadets marched into a classroom for their first