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Resilience during holidays can be daunting, but possible
December 9, 2020
Joint Base San Antonio offers many programs and services which can help lift spirits and assist in navigating the holidays in a positive way.

AF safety experts look to increase successful job performance with new training mindset
December 1, 2020
Airman works on computer

Active shooter training benefits from JBSA, AETC collaboration
November 21, 2020
Active shooter training exercise at JBSA-Fort Sam Houston is conducted to educate the unit’s personnel how to better defend themselves against an active shooter.

New JBSA mission partner protocol advisor/liaison looks to unite mission
November 10, 2020
Bernadette Gast (in red), the new Joint Base San Antonio mission partner protocol liaison, Kellie Washburn (left standing), 502nd Air Base Wing chief of protocol, and Deborah Wilson, 502nd ABW protocol specialist, discuss new processes for tracking distinguishing visitors, visiting JBSA. Gast and Washburn will collectively support the JBSA protocol team, which includes mission partner units, and everything else protocol related. (Courtesy photo)

‘Tough Conversations’ focus of JBSA’s fourth roundtable
September 4, 2020
Brig. Gen. Caroline Miller, 502nd Air Base Wing and JBSA wing commander, and Command Chief Master Sgt. Wendell Snider met with a group of Airman and civilian employees to discuss “Unconscious Bias” during the command’s Tough Conversation Roundtable at Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph Aug. 25.

502nd Logistic Readiness Squadron helps recruits continue training during pandemic
August 31, 2020
Man wearing a mask speaking to a woman in military uniform. People sewing clothing in the background.

JBSA’s new Joint Transition Readiness Center opens virtually
July 24, 2020
Joint Base San Antonio's newly activated Joint Transition Readiness Center, located on the Brooke Army Medical Center campus, houses the Soldier for Life-Transition Assistance Program. The program currently assists separating service members virtually through the many aspects of this life-changing event and offers full Department of Defense Transition services to members of all branches assigned to JBSA.

JBSA members express views on diversity in military at July 1 forum
July 7, 2020
Chief Master Sgt. Wendell Snider, 502d Base Wing and Joint Base San Antonio command chief, speaks with an attendee at a diversity forum

Flexibility essential during pandemic: NCOA builds first-ever virtual course
July 2, 2020
U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Kurt Alie (left), Robert D. Gaylor Non-Commissioned Officer Academy student instructor, receives an evaluation from Tech. Sgt. Michael Napieraj, instructor trainer, while Tech. Sgt. Alie’s virtual class takes a break June 23, 2020, at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas.

Reserve Citizen Airmen help transportation efforts amid coronavirus pandemic
May 27, 2020
Staff Sgt. Aaron Antu, 433rd Logistics Readiness Squadron ground transportation operator, sanitizes a transportation vehicle being used to transport basic military training trainees who are being monitored for COVID-19 to and from medical facilities, May 21, 2020 at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas.

CSAF visits BMT, thanks JBSA team for ‘fighting through’ COVID-19 response
May 8, 2020
Air Force Chief of Staff Gen. David L. Goldfein (right) and Chief Master Sgt. Manny Pineiro (center), the service's first sergeant special duty manager, talks with an Airman after basic military training graduation May 7, 2020, at Joint San Antonio-Lackland, Texas.

Purple flags honor military children in an uncertain time
April 17, 2020
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Reporting paramount to slowing virus, sustaining ready forces
April 17, 2020
Preventing the spread of COVID-19 is a serious responsibility – a responsibility that all Americans share and one that is vital to preventing unnecessary illness, further nationwide financial crisis, and even death.

DOD civilians, contractors, certain government employees granted temporary access to JBSA exchanges, commissaries
March 26, 2020
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Latest Air Force trainees continue BMT with enhanced mitigation efforts
March 18, 2020

Joint Base San Antonio suspends public attendance for non-mission essential mass gatherings, to include BMT graduation
March 10, 2020
The women of flight W039, 3707th Squadron, of 1979, and their families, attend the U.S. Air Force basic military training graduation parade, Oct. 18, 2019, at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas.

Honor guard service opens Airman's eyes
March 10, 2020
A1C Schneck posing with Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force

Mutual aid agreements provide essential support for JBSA, local fire emergency services
January 10, 2020
A firefighter from Joint Base San Antonio assesses fire movement and terrain at JBSA-Camp Bullis Aug. 19, 2019.

Leadership tackles housing issues at JBSA Town Halls
December 17, 2019
Brig. Gen. Laura Lenderman, 502d Air Base Wing and Joint Base San Antonio commander, and her leadership team, host a housing town hall Dec. 12, 2019 at the Fleenor Auditorium, JBSA-Randolph. These town halls here implemented to listen to concerns and update residents on the ongoing measures being taken to ensure safe and healthy homes at JBSA.

Veterans Day ceremony honors the price of freedom
November 11, 2019
Members of the Douglas MacArthur High School Army Junior ROTC present the colors at the start of the Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery Veterans Day Ceremony Nov. 11.