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Joint Base San Antonio
The Premier Installation In The Department Of Defense
Joint Base San Antonio
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Air Force aligns leadership titles with joint force
July 20, 2023
— Effective Aug. 1, the Air Force will change duty titles from vice commander to deputy commander to better align terminology with its sister services...
Kendall, Brown, Raymond outline changes necessary to defend the nation, the need to go fast and succeed
March 11, 2022
— Speaking separately at an influential gathering two blocks from the White House March 9, the Department of the Air Force’s highest ranking civilian and military leaders offered emphatic variations on a similar theme – the need to modernize faster, think faster, and nurture the cultures needed to confront potential threats and adversaries...
Air Force PT test pushed to July, more updates forthcoming
March 6, 2021
— When assessments resume, the three-component fitness test (1.5-mile run, 1 minute of push-ups and sit-ups) will be reset with scores calculated on a new three-component scoring table. In addition, work is underway to separate scoring into five-year age groups as opposed to the previous 10 – for example, age groups will start at <25, 25-29 years old, 30-34, years old, etc...
30 years later, Desert Storm remains a powerful influence on Air, Space Forces
February 24, 2021
— Thirty years after combat ended on Feb. 28, 1991, Desert Storm’s influence on the United States military, and especially the Air Force and Space Force, remain substantial and entrenched...
Department of the Air Force directs commanders to review unit emblems, mottos, nicknames, other official symbology
January 5, 2021
— The Department of the Air Force directed commanders to conduct a comprehensive review of official and unofficial unit emblems, morale patches, mottos, nicknames, coins and other forms of unit recognition and identity to ensure an inclusive and professional environment within 60 days from Dec. 23, 2020...
Air Force pushes fitness testing to Jan. 1
September 17, 2020
— Official physical fitness assessments across the Department of the Air Force will resume Jan. 1, 2021, officials announced Sept. 16...
CSAF outlines strategic approach for Air Force success
September 2, 2020
— In his first major pronouncement as Air Force Chief of Staff, Gen. Charles Q. Brown, Jr., declared Aug. 31 that the service must go fast, must collaborate more effectively with Congress and military, industry and allied partners, and “must accelerate the transition from the force we have to the force required for a future high-end fight.”...
ARSOUTH leader discusses Jamaica disaster relief preparation
August 20, 2020
— General-de-Brigada Alcides V. Faria, Jr., deputy commanding general of interoperability, U.S. Army South, participated in a virtual key leader engagement with personnel from the Jamaica Defence Force, Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency (West) and the Office of Disaster Preparedness Management Aug. 17 to discuss humanitarian assistance and disaster relief preparations in Jamaica and assess capabilities in the event of a natural disaster...
CMSgt. Bass installed as 19th Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force
August 17, 2020
— Chief Master Sgt. JoAnne S. Bass formally took the reins Aug. 14 as the Air Force’s 19th Chief Master Sergeant, in the process becoming the first woman and the first person of Asian American descent to be elevated to the service’s highest-ranking enlisted officer...
San Antonio mayor visits JBSA-Fort Sam Houston
July 31, 2020
— San Antonio Mayor Ron Nirenberg and members of the City of San Antonio’s city council visited Joint Base San Antonio-Fort Sam Houston July 29 to learn about the installation's day-to-day missions and the missions of U.S. Army South and U.S. Army North...
Army South works with Barbados Defence Force
July 30, 2020
— General-de-Brigada Alcides V. Faria, Jr., Army South Deputy Commanding General–Interoperability, conducted a virtual engagement with leaders representing the Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency, Barbados Defence Force, and Regional Security System July 28...
Maj. Gen. Thomas takes command of Air Force Recruiting Service
June 11, 2020
— Maj. Gen. Edward W. Thomas, Jr., took the reins of Air Force Recruiting Service June 11 in a ceremony at Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph officiated by Lt. Gen. Marshall “Brad” Webb, the commander of Air Education and Training Command. Thomas is replacing Maj. Gen. Jeannie Leavitt...
AFMC commander visits JBSA, lauds AFIMSC
September 12, 2019
— Gen. Arnold W. Bunch, Jr., commander of Air Force Materiel Command, told an audience at an All Call Sept. 5 at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland that the missions the Air Force Installation and Mission Support Center conducts are critical to ensuring national defense...
BAMC hosts Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. observance
January 23, 2019
— Brooke Army Medical Center hosted the Joint Base San Antonio Martin Luther King Jr. Day observance at the historic Fort Sam Houston Theater Jan. 17...