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Nov. 5, 2022

The United States Air Force Band’s Fall Tour: Conducting connection with music

The United States Air Force Band’s Concert Band and Singing Sergeants kicked off their Fall Tour in the Pacific Northwest, Oct. 16, 2022. The two-week tour sent the Band across Washington, Idaho and Oregon, and featured live concerts, clinics at local high schools and a master class with university students.

Nov. 4, 2022

US Air Force Honor Guard Drill Team performs for local children

The U.S. Air Force Honor Guard Drill Team performed for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Washington on Oct. 25, for the first time since the Air Force took command of Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling in October 2020.

Oct. 27, 2022

US Air Force Honor Guard Drill Team wows crowd at Lincoln Memorial

The U.S. Air Force Honor Guard Drill Team participated in a Joint Service Drill Exhibition at the National Mall in Washington DC, Oct. 19, 2022, marking the first “Drill Off” in ten years.

Oct. 18, 2022

Sentinels Celebration: JBAB reaches Full Operational Capability

JBAB and mission partners across the National Capital Region came together to celebrate the base reaching Full Operational Capability after the first-ever Department of Defense lead service transfer in 2020 at the Sentinels Celebration, Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington, D.C., Oct. 12, 2022.

Oct. 4, 2022

JBAB reaches FOC 2 years after first-ever lead service transfer

It has been two years since the 11th Wing returned to Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling and the installation saw the first-ever Department of Defense lead service transfer in October 2020.

Sept. 30, 2022

Suicide Prevention: It starts with communication

Several years after attempting to take his own life, Kirt Davis has made it his mission to reach out to others and let them know that their lives matter. Suicide, its causes, awareness regarding it and prevention of it, are all observed and discussed during National Suicide Awareness and Prevention Month every September.

Sept. 29, 2022

JBAB commits to restoring native mussels to Anacostia, Potomac Rivers

Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling’s 11th Civil Engineer Squadron conservation team has partnered with the Anacostia Watershed Society to restore the District’s native freshwater mussel populations in the Potomac and Anacostia Rivers.

Sept. 22, 2022

11th Operations Group prepares to shine during AF 75th Anniversary Tattoo

Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling and 11th Wing Commander, Col. Cat Logan, went behind the scenes to check in with her 11th Operations Group Airmen from the United States Air Force Honor Guard and The United States Air Force Band before they performed during the 75th Air Force Anniversary Tattoo event at Audi Field in Washington, D.C. on Sept. 15, 2022.

Sept. 15, 2022

Air Force Fall Tattoo: Celebrating 75 years of air power

Thousands of people gathered to witness performances by some of the military’s most elite units during the celebratory Air Force 75th Anniversary Tattoo at Audi Field in Washington, D.C., Sept. 15, 2022. The Tattoo featured performances by The United States Air Force Band, the U.S. Air Force Honor Guard and guest performer, multi-platinum singer-songwriter Andy Grammer. Attendees also had the opportunity to witness first-hand the Air Force’s air superiority during a flyover by U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds.

Sept. 14, 2022

JBAB moves to HPCON Alpha

Effective on  Sept. 14, 2022 Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling moved to HPCON Alpha.  Washington D.C. and its surrounding counties (Alexandria City, Arlington, Fairfax, Montgomery, and Prince George's counties) have remained in a lowCDC community level since Aug. 11, 2022. Locally, case rates, hospitalizations, and death rates continue to trend