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  • 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
  • Earth Wind and Fire: Reservists own the skies

    For the first time in the nearly 70-year history of the Air Force Reserve, all three special mission units have been called to action simultaneously due to a series of catastrophic events that have affected wide swaths of the U.S.Reserve Citizen Airmen from across the country are conducting weather reconnaissance, aerial spray and airborne
  • Air Guard and Reserve join forces to outrun Hurricane Irma

    Although not faced directly with Hurricane Irma’s dangerous effects, Airmen with the 459th Air Refueling Wing here had a positive impact on their National Guard counterparts who were in the storm’s path.   Prior to the monthly unit training assembly weekend, aircraft maintainers from the 459th ARW were preparing three of its KC-135R Stratotanker
  • Local employers take to the skies

    Civilian employers of Reservists and Guardsmen based at Andrews flew in a KC-135R Stratotanker refueling aircraft here Sept. 9 during an Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve-sponsored flight. The flight was an ESGR effort to thank supportive employers of 459th Air Refueling Wing Reservists and 113th Wing D.C. Air National Guardsmen.
  • The 2017 Joint Base Andrews Air Show: America’s Air & Space Expo

    After a one year hiatus, the Joint Base Andrews Air Show: America’s Air & Space Expo, is returning Sept. 15 to 17 as a way to build upon the longstanding relationship between JBA members and the local community.