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  • Facilities, information technology top themes in AFMC We Need study

    Facility quality and Information Technology infrastructure topped the list of concerns identified through the Air Force Materiel Command’s AFMC We Need initiative, which aims to identify ways to best posture the command to meet the demands of the National Defense Strategy and the Air Force of the future.
  • 459 ARW Airman utilizes AF training, saves life

     JOINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. -- “As soon as I heard the call for help, I knew it was time to step up, I was more than prepared, the training I have received was about to pay off.”These thoughts ran through Tech Sgt. Simon Oliver’s head as he headed to the back of a commercial airplane during a flight to Jamaica.Oliver is a medical technician with the
  • 9/11 Memorial Ceremony

    More than 100 military and civilian base personnel and local officials took part in a 9/11 remembrance ceremony held at Heritage Park here to honor the victims and first responders of the terrorist attacks on Sept. 11, 2001.
  • Innovative approach increases polygraph efficiency

    Recognizing this directly hindered conducting polygraph examinations, the AFOSI 2nd Field Investigations Squadron Polygraph Office, Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, did something innovative about it.
  • Competing of the minds: Air Force Spark Tank 2020 open for submissions

    A respirator with a built-in two-way communication system. A semi-truck trailer that can reduce aircraft deployment from 72 hours to five hours. A chemical agent detection device that runs on renewable energy.  
  • Knowing Hurricane Safety

    KEESLER AIR FORCE BASE, Miss. --  Hurricane season is right around the corner occurring June 1 - November 30. Staying prepared and having a plan for the season is pertinent to surviving a potential disaster.During the 2019 Hurricane Awareness Tour, different organizations shared incites on how to prepare and stay aware of tropical weather systems
  • Washington Redskins visit JBA

    The Washington Redskins participated in the sixth annual preseason walkthrough on JBA, Aug. 14, 2019.
  • 459th Airman works to ensure finance office runs smoothly

    JOIINT BASE ANDREWS, Md. - The 459th Air Refueling Wing Financial Management Office is managed day-to-day by civilians who work hard to ensure your travel vouchers, annual tour and Unit Training Assembly pay are processed. When it comes to handling basic pay, Senior Airman Marcus Sylvester is your go-to guy for any and all things dealing with