JBER Public Affairs

Mission Statement
To build and maintain public support for Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson (JBER) through effective communication and community involvement.

The JBER Public Affairs Office advises the wing commander on unit and public issues, and develops communication strategies to accomplish the mission. It provides base leadership with two-way communication tools to build, maintain and strengthen morale and readiness. Through interaction with the base's internal and external audiences, public affairs builds public trust and support through open and honest dialogue, and highlights the military as a community partner and responsible steward of resources.

Comm (907) 552-8151
DSN 317-552-8151

Public Affairs Support Request

Please use the link below to download the PA request form for photo (non-studio) and video support requests.
Please return the completed form to: 

Click here to request support

Media Relations

Ensures a free flow of information through the news media to the general public, achieves informed public support for the Air Force and joint operations, and responds to inquiries by the news media. Media Relations brings Air Force issues to the public. Media operations are essential for achieving the Public Affairs core competencies of Airman morale and readiness, public trust and support, and global influence and deterrence.

Email media queries to jber.pa.mediaops@us.af.mil.

Community Engagement

The purpose of community engagement is to run active community relations programs to enhance morale, public trust, and support and to demonstrate that the JBER is a community partner and a responsible steward of national resources.

For more information about how to request a color guard, aircraft flyover, band performance, or how to visit JBER, please visit Community Engagement. 

Command Information

The main purpose of public affairs command information is to link Airmen and their leaders. Command information increases awareness and understanding of the mission, policies, priorities and programs through written articles, official photography and video documentation, and maintains the installation's various social media outlets. 

Studio Photography