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March 31, 2023

3rd OSS tests landing zone capabilities at home, abroad

In early March, the 3rd Operations Support Squadron at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson sent personnel to participate in Exercise Agile Reaper 23-1 under the 3rd Air Expeditionary Wing to test their capabilities in an environment unlike home-station. And for the first time ever in Alaska, on March 23, the 3rd OSS took those same concepts and applied them to a landing zone training scenario to integrate LZOs and cargo aircraft pilots at their home-station airfield.

March 31, 2023

A tale of two generations of women in combat aviation

For U.S. Air Force Col. Jammie Jamieson, the pursuit of her dreams in the skies started long before she was accepted into the Air Force. From a young age, she found herself mesmerized by Sally Ride, the first American female astronaut and her involvement in the space program. Little did she know, her aspirations to take flight would bring her right into the shoes of one of her heroes.

March 31, 2023

JBER hosts first Arctic Skills Certification Training Course

The first iteration of the Eleventh Air Force’s Arctic Skills Certification Training Course took place at Camp Mad Bull March 22 through 24.

March 30, 2023

JBER Defender's Readiness Nurtures His Excellence

A U.S. Air Force 673d Security Forces Squadron combat arms Airman was cross-country skiing when he saw a U.S. Army AH-64D Apache helicopter crash-land in Talkeetna, Alaska, Feb. 5, 2023.

March 24, 2023

Celebrating National Women’s History Month in the 3rd Wing

Women in the 3rd Wing at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson work hard with their teams to fulfill their missions and understand that they are Airmen both on and off duty.

March 23, 2023

Third-party housing inspections to begin on JBER

Third-party inspections of all privatized housing on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson will begin April 10 as part of the Department of the Air Force's effort to provide an unbiased assessment of current housing unit conditions.

March 23, 2023

Gold Star Family returns to JBER

The Bowles family members attend the annual memorial service for their son, U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Timothy Bowles at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson. Each year, the 673d Logistic Readiness Squadron honors the life and legacy of Bowles, who died on March 15, 2009, supporting Operation Enduring Freedom

March 20, 2023

JB Elmendorf-Richardson selected to host new Joint Integrated Test and Training Center

The Department of the Air Force selected Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, to host the Joint Integrated Test and Training Center, which is the first center capable of joint and multinational force training.

March 16, 2023

JBER religious affairs team supports Agile Reaper 23-1

ANDERSEN AIR FORCE BASE, Guam – In a first for Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, a religious support team forward-deployed from Alaska recently to provide spiritual support during Exercise Agile Reaper 23-1.

March 14, 2023

An opportunity to do life better together: JBER rolls out Joint Newcomers Orientation

Permanent changes of station provide service members and families new opportunities, but they also provide a new set of challenges and even risks.

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