• Prescribed burns at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson

    MEDIA ADVISORYCrews from the Alaska Division of Forestry, Air Force Wildland Fire Branch and Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson Fire Department will all take part in prescribed burning at JBER beginning Monday, April 29.The goal is to remove grassy fuels present on approximately 1,774 acres of military

  • Air Force and Army Disaster Training Exercise

    The 673d Contracting Squadron, Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, will host a Disaster Training Exercise with Soldiers and Airmen from Contracting and Finance units from JBER, Eielson AFB, and Fort Wainwright. The exercise is designed to train and prepare contracting and finance personnel to respond

  • JBER continues Polar Force exercise

    Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson would like to extend an opportunity to local media to cover two aspects of the Polar Force exercise, both happening on April 3.

  • Polar Force aviation training

    People in the vicinity of Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson may notice an increase in air traffic, which may be louder than usual, during the Polar Force exercise through April 5.

  • JBER to begin Polar Force exercise March 25

    JBER to begin Polar Force exercise March 25JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON, Alaska – March 25 signals the beginning of Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson’s bi-annual mission readiness exercise, Polar Force.Polar Force is a two-week exercise designed to test Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson’s mission

  • JBER to conduct emergency response exercise Thursday

    January 23, 2019NEWS RELEASEJBER to conduct emergency response exercise ThursdayFirst responders and other Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson personnel will conduct an emergency response exercise Thursday, Jan 24.

  • JBER hosts WinterFest at Hillberg Ski Area

    Hillberg Ski Area at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, will kick off the season with WinterFest 2018, Dec. 21, from noon to 8 p.m. This free event, for all ages, is open to all DoD cardholders.