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Joint Base San Antonio
The Premier Installation In The Department Of Defense
Joint Base San Antonio
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Military members preparing to leave service invited to career summit
June 30, 2022
— Military members preparing to transition from military service to civilian life have an opportunity August 3-4 to boost their post-service careers by attending the Hiring Our Heroes JBSA Career Summit...
Alamo Wing civic leaders visit Joint Base Lewis-McChord
June 16, 2022
— The 433rd Airlift Wing conducted a civic leader tour to Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington, June 9-10, 2022. The tour included a C5-M Super Galaxy flight and informational briefings...
New publication guides nation toward EMP resilience
June 10, 2022
— In 2018, Joint Base San Antonio formed the San Antonio-Electromagnetic Defense collaborative, or SA-EMD, a quarterly public forum used to promote research and partnerships among Alamo Region civilian and military entities in preparation for the possibility of a catastrophic electromagnetic pulse, or EMP. During this summer’s SA-EMD meeting June 10, the collaborative's Domestic Electromagnetic Spectrum Operations work group released a guide to assist communities across the nation in preparing for this worst-case scenario...
JBSA conducts Antiterrorism/FPCON exercise July 20-27
June 8, 2022
— The 502nd Air Base Wing will conduct a JBSA-wide Antiterrorism/Force Protection Condition exercise July 20-27 during duty hours, but not including the weekend...
Collaboration key to developing 5G capabilities at JBSA experimentation site
June 6, 2022
— Two years ago this month, the Office of the Undersecretary of Defense for Research and Engineering selected Joint Base San Antonio as one of several installations where experimentation and testing of fifth-generation, or 5G, communications technology would take place. In the time since, great advances have been made toward developing 5G augmented reality support for telemedicine and medical training, and in 5G cyber security, at America’s largest joint base...
JBSA, DOD honor LGBTQ+ community during Pride Month
May 31, 2022
— Joint Base San Antonio and the entire Department of Defense will join the nation in paying tribute to the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Queer community during Pride Month June 1-30, highlighting the way LGBTQ service members and civilians have strengthened America’s military...
Empowering female Airmen across AETC, Torch Athena takes flight
May 26, 2022
— Torch Athena, a women’s initiative program, focused on educating, inspiring and empowering female Airmen across Air Education and Training Command made its debut during the Great Texas Air Show at Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph April 22. The goal of this new program is to empower female Airmen at the start of their careers, providing resources and opportunities available to them...
JBSA honors defenders during Police Week
May 24, 2022
— Joint Base San Antonio honored its police officers, as well as those in the local community May 15-21 during National Police Week, an observance honoring the service and sacrifice of law enforcement members. ...
New EFMP liaison dedicated to Navy personnel in South Texas
May 16, 2022
— For military families with special needs, the Department of Defense Exceptional Family Member Program provides support and resources to help members and their families thrive in military life. At Joint Base San Antonio, EFMP programs are available to all branches of the military, but an additional bonus for Navy personnel in and around San Antonio is that they have their own case liaison for the program. ...
Make your way into summer reading at JBSA’s libraries
May 11, 2022
— The Department of Defense MWR Libraries Summer Reading Program can be an important part of keeping your child on track for learning during the summer months. At Joint Base San Antonio, all three installation libraries participate in the program, which begins registration May 16...
502nd Air Base Wing, Joint Base San Antonio welcome new commander
May 3, 2022
— The 502nd Air Base Wing and Joint Base San Antonio welcomed Brig. Gen Russell D. Driggers as the new commander May 3, as Brig. Gen. Caroline Miller departed for a new assignment as the Air Force’s deputy chief of staff for manpower, personnel, and services at the Pentagon...
Word on the Street: Month of the Military Child
April 28, 2022
— The Month of the Military Child recognizes the children of military families for their resiliency, sacrifice, courage, and unconditional support of their parents who are serving in the U.S. and overseas. To celebrate, some of Joint Base San Antonio's children telling us what they like about being a military child. ...
AETC’s chief learning officer visits SWTW, observes human performance training
April 22, 2022
— Dr. Wendy Walsh, Air Education and Training Command chief learning officer, visited the Special Warfare Training Wing for an immersion tour at Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Training Annex April 4-5...
Special Warfare Training Wing holds memorial rededication ceremony
April 20, 2022
— The Special Warfare Training Wing at Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Training Annex and echelon units hosted a 2 1/2 mile ruck April 8, followed by memorial pushups and the unveiling of refitted memorials for fallen Air Force Special Warfare Airmen Lt. Col. William Schroeder and Staff Sgt. Scott Sather in coordination with Gold Star families...
Inter-agency support vital to JBSA-Camp Bullis wildfire response
April 9, 2022
— Joint Base San Antonio’s Fire departments from Camp Bullis, Fort Sam Houston, Lackland, and Randolph as well as a Leon Creek Fire Department are currently responding to reports of smoke caused by a wildfire in the demolition range area on Camp Bullis...
Resiliency focus of 2022 emBOLDen military spouse conference
April 8, 2022
— This year's emBOLDen Conference for military spouses at Joint Base San Antonio will be held virtually May 13-14...
Tax time brings out scammers, phishing schemes
April 7, 2022
— Tax Day, April 18, is coming soon, and along with it comes the onslaught of fraudulent robocallers, scam artists, and general lowlifes posing as legitimate entities to try to scam you through phishing campaigns...
JBSA's FSS employees benefit from minimum wage increase
March 24, 2022
— Nearly 50,000 Department of Defense employees recently received really good news. In January, the U.S. Office of Personnel Management announced that Federal civilian employees in the U.S. will now be paid at least $15 per hour. “This is a good news story for our employees and ultimately to our JBSA warfighters and their families,” said Rebecca White, 502nd Force Support Squadron director...
U.S. Special Operations Command Korea Command Senior Enlisted Leader visits Special Warfare Training Wing
March 21, 2022
— U.S. Army Command Sgt. Major JoAnn Naumann, command senior enlisted leader, U.S. Special Operations Command Korea, visited the Special Warfare Training Wing March 16 to mentor NCOs and observe the SWTW Assessment and Selection process...
JBSA leaders visit, encourage children during Read Across America
March 3, 2022
— March 2 was National Read Across America Day and Joint Base San Antonio leaders celebrated the occasion over the past several weeks by reading books to children at JBSA Child Development Centers and Fort Sam Houston Elementary School. ...