About JBAB

Naval Support Facility-Anacostia and Bolling Air Force Base initially combined as a joint base under Navy authority Oct. 1, 2010, following Congressional legislation based on 2005 Base Realignment and Closure Commission recommendations. On June 11, 2020 the 11th Wing inactivated as the host wing on JB Andrews and reactivated as the 316th Wing. On June 12, 2020 the 11th Wing activated on JB Anacostia-Bolling. The 11th Wing on JB Anacostia-Bolling is responsible for preparing all subordinate group and squadron functions to support host-unit requirements for the wing and its approximately 70 mission partners. The 11th Wing on JB Anacostia-Bolling met initial operating capability on Oct. 1, 2020.  


The 1,018-acre military base is located in Southeast D.C. The installation is situated between the Potomac and Anacostia rivers, off of Interstate 295 in the Anacostia and Congress Heights areas. JBAB’s primary mission is to support 17,000 military and civilian members it serves in the National Capital Region.

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