Tag: honor

Feb. 13, 2018

JBA celebrates black history

The 11th Operations Group is scheduled to host several Black History Month events here throughout February.

Nov. 15, 2017

AF Band celebrates Veterans Day in Arlington

Master Sgt. Brooke S. Emery, U.S. Air Force Concert Band clarinetist, performs during the 64th National Veterans Day Observance at Arlington National Cemetery in Arlington, Va., Nov. 11, 2017. The band is selected to participate in the observance approximately every five years. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Valentina Lopez)

May 19, 2017

JBA honors defenders during National Police Week

Joint Base Andrews honored past and present law enforcement personnel during National Police Week, May 15 - May 21, 2017, with a series of events and celebrations on base.“This is a time for the nation to pause and give recognition for all the first responders serving in the communities,” said Master Sgt. Brian Flanagan, 11th Security Forces

Sept. 12, 2016

JBA Airmen Climb to Honor Fallen 9/11 First Responders

Ninety pounds of equipment weighed on the backs of hundreds of first responders as they gradually climbed each flight of stairs, step-by-step.  To honor and remember the firefighters who lost their lives in the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, members of the Joint Base Andrews Fire Department and 11th Security Forces Squadron took part in the