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  • Family, fun #1 mission during Family Day

    A family member of a 459th Air Refueling Wing member blows bubbles during Family Day at Joint Base Andrews, Md., Oct. 15, 2017. 459th members and their families were treated to a myriad of events and activities such as an aircraft tour, military working dog demonstration, moon bounce, sumo wrestling, BBQ, volleyball, dunk tank, and much more. (U.S.
  • Airmen inspire youths at career fair

    Master Sgt. Matt Oberlin, 756th Air Refueling Squadron boom operator, speaks with student attendees of the Virginia Department of Transportation Career Fair in Manassas, Va., Oct. 5, 2017. Wing members, including recruiters, AES nurses and technicians and a boom operator interacted with more than a thousand students throughout the day. (U.S. Air
  • Reveille, Retreat etiquette

    Those new to the base may not be aware of some military traditions. Consequently, the expectations behind reveille and retreat and are worth revisiting.
  • Hispanic heritage spices up month with culture, music, food

    Fall is officially here and pumpkin spice isn’t the only flavor of the season. National Hispanic Heritage Month started as base members got a spicy Latin introduction during a display event at the base theater on Joint Base Andrews, Md., Sept. 28.
  • 11th CES educates JBA during National Preparedness Month

    The 11th Civil Engineer Squadron readiness and emergency managers educated Joint Base Andrews members on preparation for potential contingencies at the Base Exchange here, Sept. 22 to celebrate National Preparedness Month.
  • 'No Heat, No Cool' fall 2017

    The 11th Civil Engineer Squadron will initiate an installation-wide "No Heat/No Cool" period from Oct. 15 to Nov. 15, 2017 to assist in switching heating, ventilation and air conditioning units from cooling to heating modes.
  • America’s Airfield showcases 70 years of air superiority

    The 2017 JBA Air Show: America’s Air and Space Expo, which was held from Sept 15 to 17, commemorated the U.S. Air Force’s 70th Birthday by highlighting decades of breaking barriers
  • JBA showcases air power for POTUS

    President Donald Trump visited Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, to thank service members on behalf of the American people for their dedication to the nation, Sept. 15.
  • AROWS change improves visibility of operational requirements

    Beginning Oct. 1, a new data field will be added to the Air Reserve Orders Writing System that will be used primarily to track military personnel appropriation and other orders for operational requirements.This new field will be called Air Reserve Component Operational Requirements Tracker or ARCORT. The only orders required to have an ARCORT