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Oct. 13, 2022

RF-A 23-1 and JBER aircraft fly high

RED FLAG-ALASKA 23-1 provides tactical training for the full spectrum of conflict, emphasizing air superiority, precision engagement, close air support, command and control, intelligence coordination, and personnel recovery.

Oct. 11, 2022

The faces of RED FLAG-Alaska

U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Blake Erhard, an Integrated Instrument and Flight Control Systems airman assigned to the 317th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, poses for a photo in a C-130J during RED FLAG-Alaska 23-1 on Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Oct. 11, 2022. “I learned a lot here so far and being able to work with everyone has been great,” said Erhard. “Red Flag is more of a real-life scenario compared to what we do back home at Dyess.” (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class J. Michael Peña)

Oct. 11, 2022

22nd AMXS de-ices RED FLAG-Alaska 23-1

KC-135 Stratotanker crew chiefs assigned to the 22nd Air Maintenance Squadron, McConnell Air Force Base, Kansas, conduct maintenance on a KC-135 Stratotanker during RED FLAG Alaska 23-1 at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Oct. 11, 2022.

Oct. 11, 2022

909th Air Refueling Squadron fuels RF-A 23-1 Fighters

U.S. Air Force Maj. Rob Gruenenfelder and Capt. Elizabeth Luke, both KC-135 Stratotanker pilots assigned to the 909th Air Refueling Squadron, Kadena Air Base, Japan, prepare to land during RED FLAG 23-1 at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Oct. 11, 2022.

Oct. 7, 2022

RNZAF takes to the sky during RF-A 23-1

Royal New Zealand Air Force personnel assigned to No. 40 Squadron, RNZAF Base Auckland, participate in a familiarization flight on a C-130H(NZ) Hercules during RED FLAG-Alaska 23-1 over the Joint Pacific Alaska Range Complex, Oct. 7, 2022.

Oct. 6, 2022

RED FLAG-Alaska 23-1 kicks off

Exercise participants attend a Red Flag-Alaska 23-1 welcome briefing at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, Oct. 6, 2022.

Oct. 6, 2022

RED FLAG-Alaska 23-1 conducts familiarization flight

RED FLAG-Alaska 23-1 is in full swing, kicking off with a familiarization flight, Oct. 6, 2022.

Oct. 6, 2022

Defense Commissary Agency Announces Plan to Lower Prices Even Further 

Service members and their families will soon see a 3-5% decrease in pricing on most grocery items in their commissaries as part of a Defense Department initiative to bolster the economic security and stability of the military community. 

Oct. 5, 2022

RED FLAG-Alaska 23-1 set to begin with multiple Allied Partners participating

RED FLAG-Alaska 23-1 is set to begin from Oct. 6 – 21, just a few days away. Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson residents and the local community will see multiple aircraft with various color schemes of the C-130s and an E-3 Sentry parked at the runway.

Oct. 4, 2022

Prepare for winter with FAQs

Each year, many questions are asked on social media and through official channels regarding a myriad of winter weather, snow removal and reporting status topics. The Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson Public Affairs office has compiled a list of frequently asked questions for personnel and their families to utilize throughout the winter season.

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