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Aug. 10, 2018

Redskins Training Camp: a touchdown with the troops

The United Services Automobile Association hosted a ‘Salute to Service’ event August 7, 2018, during the Washington Redskins Training Camp at Bon Secours Training Center in Richmond, Virginia. Service members were split into five-person teams and competed in five events, including team ball catching, the gauntlet, 40-yard dash, L-drill and the vertical leap.

Aug. 10, 2018

ATC team brings home consecutive win

The 1st Operations Support Squadron air traffic control team at Langley Air Force Base has been awarded the Air Force-level 2017 D. Ray Hardin Air Traffic Control Facility of the Year for the second consecutive time.

Aug. 8, 2018

AF band member offers resiliency with free guitar lessons

For people looking to learn guitar without a huge investment, one Airman may have an answer teaching free guitar lessons here, Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12-12:30 p.m., to help promote resiliency.

Aug. 7, 2018

TRADOC senior leaders among first to take new Army Combat Fitness Test

The Sony Walkman, the Rubik’s Cube and the IBM Personal Computer have one thing in common with the current Army Physical Fitness Test – they were all invented in 1980. Education and innovation have given way to newer and better ideas, and the new Army Combat Fitness Test is the first of its kind to directly connect the science of fitness, with combat readiness for Soldiers.

July 30, 2018

Going home to give back

U.S. Air Force Capt. John DeLaurentis, 363rd Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wing deputy director, plans and programs, visited Sherman Elementary in Roselle Park, New Jersey, May 30, 2018.

July 11, 2018

JBLE Soccer Club faces off against local team

Members of the Joint Base Langley-Eustis Soccer Club warm up before a scrimmage against the Lionsbridge Football Club at Riverview Park, Newport News, Virginia, July 8, 2018. The JBLE Soccer Club is preparing to attend the 2018 Defender's Cup Tournament in San Antonio, Texas during Labor Day Weekend. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tristan

June 27, 2018

633rd MDSS tests new Expeditionary Medical Systems equipment

The Air Combat Command Surgeon General Office partnered with representatives from the Air Force Life Cycle Management Center to conduct an exercise testing new joint expeditionary collective protection tent systems at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, June 20, 2018.

June 19, 2018

JBLE celebrates Army's 243rd birthday

The U.S. Army Fort Eustis Color Guard presents the colors during the Army Birthday Ball at the Colonial Williamsburg Lodge, in Williamsburg, Virginia, June 16, 2018. The Army was established June 14, 1775, more than a year before the signing of the Declaration of Independence. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Tristan Biese)

June 13, 2018

SEARCHing for opportunity: Connecting youth with autism to workforce

As Project SEARCH’s graduating class took the stage, a mother feels comfort seeing her son walk away with a sense of accomplishment and security. Her worries about him, an individual with autism spectrum disorder, fade knowing he now has tools to join the workforce.

June 13, 2018

JBLE experiments with CAIB format

As the U.S. Air Force continues to focus on building agile, joint warfighters, senior leaders from Joint Base Langley-Eustis met for a newly formatted version of the Community Action Information Board June 8, 2018.