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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.

Sept. 21, 2021

JBAB hosts Honorary Commander Tour

JBAB hosts Honorary Commander Tour at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Sept. 14, 2021. The mission of the Honorary Commander’s program is to educate community leaders about military life and local missions and foster a mutually beneficial relationship with the community.

Sept. 20, 2021

JBAB competes in Battle of the Bases Championship

Teams from JBAB and Joint Base Myer-Henderson Hall compete for the Battle of the Bases title at National Park in Washington, D.C. National Capital Region military installations look to identify and develop outreach opportunities that strengthen military and local community relationships.

Sept. 20, 2021

United States Air Force Honor Guard performs Honor Flight Chicago veterans at Air Force Memorial

Senior Airman Phillip Reyes, U.S. Air Force Honor Guard Drill Team ceremonial guardsman, performs for Honor Flight Chicago veterans at the Air Force Memorial, Arlington, Va., Sept. 16, 2021. The Honor Flight Network offers American military veterans free transportation to the nation's memorials in Washington, D.C. The group was made up of veterans