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Oct. 16, 2019

JBLE participates in CBRN exercise

The Fort Eustis Fire Department and the 633rd Civil Engineer Squadron Emergency Management flight participated in a Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear exercise to enhance their skills to work together as a team. The exercise included donning protective gear, identifying an unknown substance, going through a denomination station and more.

Oct. 9, 2019

Assistant Secretary of the Army visits JBLE

The Honorable Alex A. Beehler, Assistant Secretary of the Army for Installations, Energy and Environment, meets with leadership at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, Oct. 3, 2019. Beehler visited with JBLE’s senior leadership to discuss joint base operations, the Center for Army Analysis’ findings and recommendations, as well as the way forward to better serve the installation community’s needs.

Oct. 9, 2019

Congressman Scott visits JBLE

U.S. Army Col. Jenn Walkawicz, 733rd Mission Support Group commander, briefs Rep. Robert C. “Bobby” Scott, Virginia’s 3rd Congressional District, Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, Oct. 8, 2019. Scott visited Fort Eustis to learn about its mission and significance prior to touring various areas on post to include 3rd Port, 128th Aviation Brigade, the barracks and more.

Oct. 8, 2019

Suicide Prevention Walk Brings H.O.P.E

Every day, approximately 123 individuals take their own lives in the United States. Of those individuals, U.S. military members and veterans make up 18 percent of adult suicides.

Oct. 2, 2019

JBLE fosters community engagement with Deployed Family Fall Fest

The Deployed Family Fall Fest was held at the Bethel Manor Youth Center in Hampton, Virginia, Sept. 28, 2019. The event brought together families whose loved one has been recently or is currently deployed for fun activities, games, food and more.

Sept. 18, 2019

Conservation law enforcement patrols, protects JBLE

Rivers, creeks and estuaries trace the landscape of Fort Eustis and it’s up to a select few to patrol the 27 miles worth of shoreline in order to protect the installation.

Sept. 18, 2019

JBLE hosts 38th Annual Mulberry Island Half Marathon/5k

The 38th Annual Mulberry Island Half Marathon/5K occured Sept. 14, 2019 at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia. The route started on Lee Boulevard and ran along the James River and historic sites on the installation such as the Matthew Jones.

Sept. 5, 2019

Home under siege: JBLE prepares for Hurricane Dorian

While America celebrated Labor Day weekend with barbeques, time with family and friends, and plenty of sunshine, military members across multiple east coast bases prepared for the approaching storm, Hurricane Dorian.

Aug. 13, 2019

Train to fight: 733d FSD preparing Soldiers for ACFT

The 733d Force Support Division Sustainment Services Flight is going the extra mile to ensure U.S. Army Soldiers have the tools available to prepare for the new Army Combat Fitness Test (ACFT).The ACFT is a six-event test that includes deadlifts, standing power throws, hand-release push-ups, a sprint-drag-carry event, leg tucks and a two-mile run.

July 17, 2019

Morgan assumes command of the 128th Aviation Brigade

U.S. Army Col. Bryan A. Morgan, incoming 128th Aviation Brigade Commander, receives the colors from Maj. Gen. David J. Francis, U.S. Army Aviation Center of Excellence and Fort Rucker commanding general, during a change of command ceremony at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, July 16, 2019. Francis officiated the change of command ceremony, where Col. Richard H. Zampelli relinquished command to Morgan. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Delaney Gonzales)