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  • Junior ROTC cadets receive inside look at 1st Helicopter Squadron mission

    The excited chatter of 48 Junior ROTC cadets from Charles H. Flowers High School filled the 1st Helicopter Squadron at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Jan. 13, 2023.The goal of the visit was to create a bridge from simply seeing aircraft to understanding how to get to the pilot’s seat - as well as letting

  • AFDW commander visits 316th Wing, recognizes Airmen

    Maj. Gen. Joel Jackson, Air Force District of Washington commander, visited units from the 316th Wing to get a better understanding of their missions and to recognize outstanding performers across the base.

  • Optometry: Eyes on vision readiness

    The 316th Medical Squadron Optometry Clinic on Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling provides quality eye care for Airmen in the National Capital Region and ensures they remain ready for the Air Force mission.

  • AFDW command team visits JBAB

    U.S. Air Force Maj. Gen. Joel D. Jackson, commander of the Air Force District of Washington and Chief Master Sgt. Leon O. Calloway, command chief for AFDW, visited Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Dec. 8, 2022. 

  • JBA bolsters Airman combat skills

    Approximately 50 Airmen from the 316th Wing and 89th Airlift Wing participated in Airman Combat Skills Training at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Dec. 1-2, 2022.

  • Active shooter base exercise prepares Airmen for emergencies

    Airmen across Joint Base Andrews worked together in emergency response mode during an active shooter Total Force Readiness exercise at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Nov. 30, 2022.Total Force Readiness is a Readiness Exercise that is used to determine if installation personnel and plans are ready for

  • Active Shooter base exercise prepares Airmen for emergencies

    Airmen across Joint Base Andrews worked together in emergency response mode during an active shooter Total Force Readiness exercise at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Nov. 30, 2022.Total Force Readiness is a Readiness Exercise that is used to determine if installation personnel and plans are ready for

  • National Harbor honors veterans with Spirit Park opening

    Government officials, military leaders, and spectators honored  past and present service members on Veterans Day at the National Harbor, Md., Nov. 11, 2022.This year’s observance marked 104 years of celebrating Armistice Day, signaling the end of World War I. Harbor officials honored the occasion