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Jan. 29, 2020

Slavery, human trafficking awareness month

Violence: the intentional use of physical force or power, threatened or actual, against oneself, another person, or against a group or community.

Jan. 29, 2020

Eyes on it: optometry clinic ensures mission readiness

From annual eye exams to extracting debris from eyes, the Langley Air Force Base, Virginia, optometry clinic sees it all. Depending on real-world situations such as emergency patients or deployment requirements, personnel at the clinic may see between 30 to 50 patients a day. Serving not only Airman, but Soldiers, Sailors, Marines and Coastguardsmen as well, the optometry staff work diligently to ensure each patient is fit to fight.

Jan. 28, 2020

Coronavirus: What providers, patients should know

With news of the contagious and potentially deadly illness known as novel coronavirus grabbing headlines worldwide, military health officials say that an informed, common sense approach minimizes the chances of getting sick.

Jan. 27, 2020

Army University TADLP launches new mobile-friendly web site

With the New Year barely underway, The Army Distributed Learning Program located on Fort Eustis has just launched a completely redesigned website. In addition to a more polished look, the site features enhancements to allow for better navigation and user experience via ultra-mobile devices as more than half of all visitors now access the site from their cell phones and tablets.

Jan. 22, 2020

F-22 Demo Team announces new pilot

U.S. Air Force Maj. Josh Gunderson takes over as the new F-22 Demonstration Team pilot and commander, Jan. 21, 2020, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Va. Gunderson, who goes by the callsign “Cabo,” will lead the 14-member demo team for both the 2020 and 2021 show seasons.

Jan. 22, 2020

Revamped app to help Soldiers excel

Members assigned to the U.S. Army Center for Initial Military Training partnered with developers to update the Physical Readiness Training app, which aims to provide a comprehensive guide for Soldiers to follow while preparing for the Army Combat Fitness Test at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia.

Jan. 21, 2020

Blood Donor Month: Saving lives is mission critical

January is Blood Donor Month not only recognizing those who donate, but also emphasizing the need for donations.

Jan. 20, 2020

JBLE honors the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was a prominent advocate for civil rights and a beacon for minorities searching for equal protection under the law.

Jan. 17, 2020

F-22 Raptor incident during landing

An incident involving an F-22 Raptor occurred while landing at Joint Base Langley-Eustis Jan. 16, at approximately 1 p.m. Per standard procedure, the pilot was initially taken to the Langley Hospital for evaluation and later released.

Jan. 17, 2020

NCMAS visits JBLE to learn more about Army’s aviation

The National Commission on Military Aviation Safety visited Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, Jan. 15 to examine the full range of manning, training and equipment issues associated with military aviation safety.