Joint Base Andrews is home to Air Force District of Washington's 316th Wing -- the base's host wing -- with several partner units on base including Air Mobility Command's 89th Airlift Wing, Air Force Reserve Command's 459th Air Refueling Wing, D.C. Air National Guard's 113th Wing, the Naval Air Facility, and Army and Marine Corps detachments.


316th Wing

316th WingThe 316th Wing is the host wing for Joint Base Andrews providing security, personnel, contracting, finance and infrastructure support for 6 Wings, 2 Headquarters and more than 80 tenant organizations, as well as 40,000 Airmen and families in the national capital region and around the world. The 316th Wing supports contingency operations in our nation's capital with immediate response rotary-assets. It also provides security for the world's highest visibility flight line. Visit their website and read the wing's full fact sheet. 

316th Wing Staff Agencies

• Command Post
Comptroller Squadron
Equal Opportunity
• Historian
• Information Protection
• Inspector General
Judge Advocate
• Plans and Readiness
Public Affairs
• Sexual Assault Response & Prevention
• Drug Demand Reduction Program
• Community Support

316th Mission Support Group 

• 316th Force Support Squadron
• 316th Civil Engineer Squadron
• 316th Contracting Squadron
• 316th Logistics Readiness Squadron
• 316th Force Support Squadron

316th Medical Group

• 316th Dental Squadron
• 316th Medical Squadron
• 316th Medical Support Squadron
• 316th Medical Operations Squadron
• 316th Aerospace Medical Squadron
• 316th Surgical Squadron

316th Operations Group

• 316th Operations Support Squadron
• 1st Helicopter

316th Security Forces Group

• 316th Security Forces Squadron
• 316th Security Support Squadron
• 816th Security Forces Squadron



Air National Guard Readiness Center

Air National Guard Readiness Center patch The Air National Guard Readiness Center is responsible for ensuring ANG Field Units are properly resourced to train and equip for State and Federal missions across the entire spectrum of Military Operations. They also provide unparalleled Wingman support sustaining ANG Airmen throughout the entire mission duration/career. By and with the States; Shape an ANG Leadership "Bench" highly capable of developing and executing corporate strategy in a transformational environment. To view the official site of the Air National Guard Readiness Center, click here.

Air Force District of Washington

Air Force District of Washington AFDW is the parent command to the 316th Wing, 844th Communications Group, and two ceremonial elements. The 316th Wing at Joint Base Andrews, Md., provides contingency rotary-wing airlift and base operating support to more than 50 tenant organizations. Additionally, the 316th Medical Group consolidates the Air Force's NCR medical assets into one organization, that provides regional care and support to JFHQ-NCR and JTF-CapMed operations.  Finally, the 844th Communications Group at Andrews provides enhanced communications reliability, survivability, information capabilities, and user support in the NCR. For more information, visit AFDW's website and fact sheet.

Naval Air Facility Washington

NAF shieldThe Naval Air Facility Washington, D.C., is one of only five Navy Reserve bases in the United States. Its objective is to ensure Navy reservists have full access to the most current weapons systems available. NAF Washington has consolidated the functions of an Air Facility, a Naval Operational Support Center, and a Readiness Command under the umbrella of NAFW to ensure Navy Reservists mobilization is effective and efficient. The NAFW mission is to provide training and readiness support for four Navy squadrons, two aviation detachments, and 133 reserve units - consisting of more than 3,900 personnel. For more information, click here.

89th Airlift Wing

89th Airlift WingThe 89th Airlift Wing is responsible for worldwide special air mission airlift, logistics and communications support for the president, vice president, cabinet members, combatant commanders and other senior military and elected leaders. Visit their website and read the wing's full fact sheet.

113th Wing D.C. Air National Guard

113th Wing D.C. Air National Guard patch Operated by the District of Columbia Air National Guard, the 113th Wing is unique among all Air National Guard. Known as the "Capital Guardians," the wing provides air sovereignty forces to defend the nation's capital, and also provides fighter, airlift and support forces capable of local, national and global employment. For more information, visit the 113 WG website and factsheet.

459th Air Refueling Wing

459th Air Refueling Wing patchThe 459th Air Refueling Wing is the only Air Force Reserve Wing in the National Capital Region. The 459th recruits, trains and equips its 1,300 Citizen Airmen to fly and maintain the KC-135 Stratotanker to help the Air Force protect its interests in air and space power. The Wing's mission is to provide unsurpassed air refueling and agile combat support from our nation's Capital to the world! Visit its website and fact sheet page.

Civil Air Patrol Andrews Composite Squadron

Civil Air Patrol Andrews Composite SquadronAndrews Composite Squadron DC033, is  part of the Civil Air Patrol National Capital Wing.  The Civil Air Patrol is a U.S. Air Force auxiliary component.