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Initial clothing issue office dresses trainees as Airmen
May 10, 2019
Trainees line up for initial clothing issue May 1, 2019, at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas. Between 300 and 400 trainees receive their first sets of uniforms weekly from initial clothing issue. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Stormy Archer)

New application streamlines public transportation at JBSA
February 22, 2019
Airman 1st Class Michael Prado, 343rd Training Squadron student, showcases the “Ride Systems” application for Joint Base San Antonio shuttles to Brig. Gen. Laura Lenderman, 502d Air Base Wing and JBSA commander, and Army Private Brandon Cox, 701st Military Police Battalion, at JBSA-Lackland Feb. 20, 2019.  The app includes Global Positioning System tracking capabilities with mapping and coordination with the ground transportation offices to track exactly where each bus is, their route and how long the wait time is.

There’s an app for that? JBSA designs 'Find My Ride' app for buses
October 26, 2018
TSgt. Justin Hartley, 502d Logistics Readiness Squadron Vehicle Operations Support supervisor, showcases a preview of the Joint Base San Antonio “Find My Ride” app Sept. 9, 2018 on JBSA-Lackland. This app was created to enhance JBSA shuttle passenger’s experience by keeping them informed on the bus routes and delays. (U.S. Air Force photo by: Airman Shelby Pruitt)

JBSA civilian’s ingenuity saves the Air Force money
September 15, 2018
Thanks to Brian Spalinger, an employee at the 502nd Logistics Readiness Squadron vehicle management flight at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, approximately 60 headlight assembly sets have been refurbished instead of replaced since May 2018, saving the Air Force an estimated $28,000. Instead of ordering new headlights assemblies that costs the Air Force approximately $418, Spalinger refurbishes the damaged headlights which not only saves the Air Force money, but it allows the vehicle to be returned to customer at a faster rate.

Logistics and Materiel Management courses prepare IAAFA students
March 7, 2018
The Materiel Management course taught at the Inter-American Air Forces Academy at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas teaches students about warehouse design, how to build it and how to maintain it.

502nd Logistics Readiness Squadron wins four AETC awards
February 17, 2017
Medical supplies from the Air Force Medical Operations Agency are loaded onto a C-17 Globemaster III Sept. 26, 2014, at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland Kelly Field Annex in support of United States Africa Command and United Nations operations to help treat patients and halt the spread of the Ebola virus. The supplies will support field hospitals and aid workers battling the virus in Monrovia, Liberia, and efforts to fortify global health security infrastructure in the region and beyond.