Wilson made the announcement March 8, after serving in her position as the Air Force’s top civilian since May 2017, to accept the role as president of the University of Texas at El Paso.
Air Force District of Washington and Air Combat Command Airmen and their daughters create paths for small robots during the Air Force STEM fair at the Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum in Washington D.C., March 7, 2019.
Air Force District of Washington salutes the pioneers who paved the way and helped steer the nation’s course to equality.
Air Force athletes stand ready before the 6th Annual Air Force Wounded Warrior Trials opening ceremony at the Warrior Fitness Center on Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada, Mar. 1, 2019. Service members are participating in adaptive athletic reconditioning for lasting effects on physical and emotional recovery.
The Thunderbirds diamond formation takes off for the Joint Base Andrews Air Show practice, Sept. 18, 2015, at Joint Base Andrews, Maryland.
Air Force leaders signed a memo charging every Airman to be fit for duty and maintain a wartime mission-capable status.
The U.S. Army 3rd Infantry Regiment (The Old Guard) body bearer team falls into formation as an Air Mobility Command C-17 Globemaster III arrives at Joint Base Andrews, Md. with the remains of World War II Army veteran and former Rep. John D. Dingell (D-Mich.) Feb. 12, 2019.
The first woman to ever hold such a rank, Chief Master Sgt. Grace Peterson was laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery Feb. 8.
Retired Air Force female forerunner laid to rest at Arlington National Cemetery
CSAF meets with new inductees at the Air Force Civic Leaders Program, Joint Base Andrews, Md., Jan. 30, 2019.
Air Force ends promotion testing for E-7 and above

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The Air Force District of Washington, located on Joint Base Andrews, Md., brings air, space and cyberspace capabilities to the joint team protecting the nation's capital, and supports local personnel and those serving worldwide.

Mission: Contingency Response, Ceremonial Honors, and Operational Support...Across the Nation's Capital and Worldwide

Vision: Renowned for Excellence, Prepared to Respond

Motto: Pride ... Teamwork ... Success

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CONGRATULATIONS United States Air Force!! Joint Base Andrews | Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling | Fort George G. Meade, Md
Let’s go United States Air Force softball team! Joint Base Andrews | Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling | Fort George G. Meade, Md
The United States Air Force softball team is warmed up and ready to face the U.S. Army in tonight’s All-Star Armed Services Classic! If you can’t make the game leave some support in the comments! #GoAirForce #BeatArmy Joint Base Andrews | Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling | Fort George G. Meade, Md
The United States Air Force softball team arrives at Washington Nationals Park for tonight’s All-Star Armed Services Classic versus the U.S. Army. The event starts at 7pm, is free and open to the public, come show your support! #GoAirForce #BeatArmy Joint Base Andrews | Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling | Fort George G. Meade, Md
AFDW welcomes Col. Andrew M. Purath, new commander of the 11th Wing and Joint Base Andrews, to the team! We wish fair winds and blue skies to Col. E. John Teichert on his next assignment!
GO AIR FORCE BEAT ARMY! Did you know that many of the players on the Air Force team are #AFDWairmen from around the National Capitol Region? Come out to the All-Star Armed Services Classic game on Friday at Washington Nationals Park to show your support! Active Duty members are encouraged to contact their leadership for tickets first, as a number of them have been set aside. Otherwise, you may use the link listed below. #GoAirForce #BeatArmy Air Force District of Washington | AFDW Command Chief | Joint Base Andrews | Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling | Fort George G. Meade, Md | Nationals Park
ICYMI | Here are some of the photos as members from the Air Force District of Washington, Naval District Washington (NDW), The United States Air Force Band, US Air Force Honor Guard, and United States Navy Band celebrated Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling's 100 years of excellence! We hope you enjoyed the video from this morning's post also! (U.S. Air Force photos by 2nd Lt. Jessica Cicchetto and Senior Master Sgt. Adrian Cadiz) For additional photos, please visit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/afdw/albums/72157670791997788/with/43181145961/
ICYMI, checkout the video highlights as the US Air Force Honor Guard and The United States Air Force Band joined our Navy brothers and sisters in celebrating Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling's 100 years of excellence! Air Force District of Washington | Naval District Washington (NDW)
The sound of freedom! 🇺🇸 Wishing everyone a happy Independence Day!
Live from Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling! Celebrating 100 years of excellence as a member from Singing Sergeants reenacts the life and legacy of Col. Bolling. Air Force District of Washington | Naval District Washington (NDW)| #100yearsofexcellence
Attn: DoD ID cardholders - please consider joining us on Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling tomorrow morning to celebrate 100 years of excellence! Commandant, Naval District Washington and Commander, Air Force District of Washington requests the pleasure of your company at a Parade in honor of the 100th Anniversary of Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling on Tuesday, the Third of July. The parade will begin at nine o'clock at the Air Force Ceremonial Lawn, 20 MacDill Boulevard, Washington, D.C.
"I have to admit this is a surreal situation in that I was first stationed here back in the mid 80s manning gates and guarding Air Force One," said Sinks. "To be here leading a superb group of airmen with such a critical cyberspace operations mission is truly a blessing and honor." Read more in the story below! For additional pictures, visit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/afdw/albums/72157696841214451 Air Force District of Washington | AFDW Command Chief | Joint Base Andrews | #KnowYourMil
Live from Joint Base Andrews: Air Force District of Washington Commander Maj. Gen. James A. Jacobson hosts the Change of Command Ceremony for the 844th Communications Group where Col. Rocky A. Favorito relinquishes command to Col. Michael A. Sinks.
ICYMI - Great news for military spouses!
CALLING ALL STORYTELLERS! United States Air Force officials are offering Airmen the chance to create their own recruiting video through the We Are Airmen 2018 Recruiting Video Contest. You or someone you know have the talent to do so? Tag them below! The winner of the competition will have the opportunity to work with the Air Force Recruiting Service to shadow a professional marketing crew and witness first-hand how an official recruiting commercial is produced! AFDW Command Chief | Joint Base Andrews
FIRED UP! | Members with 11th Civil Engineering Squadron Fire Emergency Services demonstrate firefighting response for members of 2d Audiovisual Squadron for production in the upcoming new AFDW mission video! (U.S. Air Force photos by 2nd Lt. Jessica Cicchetto/released) For additional photos visit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/afdw/albums/72157697919630215 Air Force District of Washington | AFDW Command Chief | Joint Base Andrews | Air Force Fire Emergency Services | Joint Base Andrews Fire Prevention | #KnowYourMil
BEHIND THE SCENES | Take a look at 2d Audiovisual Squadron filming military working dog handlers with 11th Security Support Squadron on Joint Base Andrews which will be included in the upcoming new AFDW mission video! (U.S. Air Force photos by 2nd Lt. Jessica Cicchetto/released) For additional photos visit https://www.flickr.com/photos/afdw/albums/72157697919630215/with/42042225174/ DoD Military Working Dog Breeding Program | #MilitaryWorkingDog #MWD #AirForceProductions
“Flying around D.C. at 200 feet is a hoot; it’s a bucket list item many people don’t get to do,” Larson said. “When I land for that last time, I think probably the eyes will get a little foggy...." Read more below as Col Elizabeth Larson's reflects on her career as she approaches retirement! For more photos of her retirement ceremony visit: https://www.flickr.com/photos/afdw/albums/72157667976439097 United States Air Force | Joint Base Andrews | AFDW Command Chief | #KnowYourMil
As promised, check out the photo coverage of The United States Air Force Band and US Air Force Honor Guard during last nights Heritage to Horizons Concert at the Air Force Memorial. A great time was had by all. Hope to see everyone at the next one on July 13! https://www.flickr.com/photos/afdw/albums/72157697803187535
Thank you to all who were able to join us as we went live with The United States Air Force Band and US Air Force Honor Guard at the Heritage to Horizons Concert at the Air Force Memorial. Keep a look out for when we post our photo coverage of the event.
RT @Offutt_AFB: As the water has begun to recede, Team Offutt is in full recovery mode. https://t.co/6QPZ96UNZY
RT @SecAFOfficial: Thanks to Iowa leaders who just signed a bill to recognize out of state licenses for our military spouses! @SenJoniErnst
RT @SecAFOfficial: This will make a difference on our bases for decades to come...getting more out of every dollar we spend on #infrastruct
See how our aircraft maintainers keep our #F15s safe and mission ready! @142ndFW https://t.co/H6CrSoCCIg
RT @NASA: During today's spacewalk, we'll be taking questions about our @NASA_Astronauts' excursion outside of the @Space_Station. Ask ques…
RT @US_Stratcom: Global #StrategicDeterrence! Integrating #B52s from @US_EUCOM & @INDOPACOM to conduct simultaneous theater familiarization…
The #KC135 Stratotanker nose art "Black Jack" dates back to the #BloodyHundredth's battle-hardened days of… https://t.co/43zMmRWnsP
Whether our aircraft are taking off, landing or in need of assistance, air traffic controller #Airmen are active ye… https://t.co/eBlrhUI7mQ
#WeCanDoIt! The #USAF wishes a #HappyBirthday to one of the original “Rosie the Riveters,” Ms. Mae Krier, who turne… https://t.co/n24xC5NClI
RT @Offutt_AFB: A 1,000 yr flood wasn’t enough to stop our professionals from the flying mission. Projecting global combat airpower is neve…
Are you fueled for the day? #USAF #F15E Strike Eagle refuels from a 908th Expeditionary Aerial Refueling Squadron… https://t.co/SXIXjZa8pd
The #AFIT kicked off its #centennial anniversary celebration, recognizing how the men and women who study at AFIT t… https://t.co/S8x9Qn6GH3
380th Air Expeditionary Wing #logistics planners provide the magic behind movements to ensure all cargo & #Airmen a… https://t.co/cNjTcMWNcX
The #AirForce have been pioneers in uncontested space, maintaining the world's most cutting-edge lethal force for o… https://t.co/JqWLA93gqO
.@RAFMildenhall flew a #KC135 Stratotanker to Romania on Mar. 10, 2019 to conduct air refueling training with the R… https://t.co/CD0VLgBNuv
RT @DeptofDefense: What drives some of the most fearless and talented pilots in today’s @USAirForce? Check out our Q&A with pilot Capt. Mic…
#ICYMI, #USAF senior leaders, #CMSAF Kaleth O. Wright and @SecAFOfficial, discuss their priorities on the future of… https://t.co/qfmTLLg8xW
#F35 experts from the U.S., Australia, Japan and South Korea met recently to build on the success of the March 2017… https://t.co/fvVd3EARAT
A #B52H Stratofortress taxis on the runway @TeamMinot on March 5, 2019. The B-52 can perform #strategic attack, clo… https://t.co/AyWJ5zFo6M

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