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Nov. 10, 2021

JBAB Airmen take part in Washington Wizards festivities

U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Tristen Cortez, The United States Air Force Honor Guard Drill Team member, spins his rifle during the halftime show of a Washington Wizards game at Capital One Arena in Washington, D.C., Nov. 5, 2021. The Drill Team promotes the Air Force mission by showcasing drill performances at public and military venues to recruit,

Nov. 9, 2021

Washington Nationals invite NCR service members for stadium workout

Military personnel from around the National Capital Region, including members from the 113th Air Refueling Wing, the 316th Wing, and the 316 Civil Engineer Squadron, came together bright and early to participate in a group workout on Nov. 1, 2021 at Nationals Park, Washington, D.C.

Nov. 8, 2021

CMSSF tours 11th Operations Group

Chief Master Sergeant of the Space Force Roger A. Towberman tours the 11th Operations Group.

Nov. 1, 2021

CCAF first combined installations ceremony honors 378 graduates in NCR

The Community College of the Air Force granted Associate of Applied Science degree diplomas to 378 graduates from the National Capital Region during its combined installations Spring/Fall graduation ceremony, held at the Joint Base Andrews Theater, Oct. 21, 2021.

Oct. 26, 2021

11th CONS Airman makes Air Force history with Naval Postgraduate School selection

Master Sgt. Kade Forrester became one of the first two enlisted Airmen to ever be selected to attend Naval Postgraduate School. Forrester will attend the 18-month Acquisitions and Contract Management program in Monterey, California.

Oct. 1, 2021

Four JBAB Airmen nominated for 2021 Sijan Leadership Awards

The 11th Wing at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington, D.C., nominated four of its Airmen for the 2021 Lance P. Sijan United States Air Force Leadership Award, sending each to compete at the Air Force District of Washington direct-reporting unit and major command level.

Sept. 30, 2021

Civil engineers lead base-wide infrastructure improvements

The 11th Civil Engineer Squadron and partners work tirelessly to increase base readiness for those who work, live, and play on Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling. The installation is undergoing multiple infrastructure projects following safety and efficiency concerns identified over recent years.

Sept. 28, 2021

Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, 11th Wing welcome new commander; first all-female command team set to lead

Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling and the 11th Wing welcomed a new commander in a change of command ceremony Sept. 28 at the ceremonial lawn on base. Col. Mike Zuhlsdorf relinquished command of the joint base and host wing to Col. Cat Logan, now the second commander of the wing since the wing’s return to JBAB.

Sept. 25, 2021

Thirty-six teams compete for 2021 US House Softball title

Thirty-six teams made of U.S. House of Representative staffers competed in an all-day softball tournament Sept. 18, 2021 at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington, D.C., in the battle for the 2021 U.S. House Softball League title. The competition is the culmination of the season of play involving 75 teams across the nation. The U.S. House and Senate softball leagues collaborate with Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling as a prime location in the National Capital Region to host this annual morale engagement.

Sept. 23, 2021

Myths and facts about the vax — debunking common COVID-19 vaccine myths

The COVID-19 vaccine has been mandated across the Department of Defense and despite its demonstrated effectiveness and safety, a host of myths have left some Airmen and Guardians hesitant to receive it. While social media posts and some news outlets may make it harder to keep up with what is fact or fiction, the science is clear … approved COVID-19 vaccines work.