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Sept. 13, 2023

JBLE members recognized during VPCC annual breakfast

The Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce hosted a military recognition breakfast, on Sept. 7th, 2023. The annual event highlighted the enduring partnership between the VPCC and the military community.  During the event, Bob McKenna, VPCC president, noted five branches call the Peninsula home making the military a significant part of the community.

Aug. 31, 2023

ACC enlisted induct Gen. Kelly into Order of the Sword

Air Combat Command's enlisted force honored their commander with an induction into the Order of the Sword at the Riverview Event Center on Aug. 30. The Order of the Sword is the highest honor the enlisted corps can bestow upon a senior ranking officer in the Air Force.

Aug. 24, 2023

Jamaican-born Airman reconnects with her roots

A recent medical training mission became an opportunity for one U.S. Airman to give back to the country of her birth. Senior Airman Oshin Mullings, a physical therapy technician with the 633d Operational Medical Readiness Squadron at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, recently traveled to Jamaica as part of an Embedded Health Engagement Team, or EHET, focused on collaborating with Jamaican military healthcare providers.

July 26, 2023

ACC commander accepts Order of the Sword induction invitation

The commander of Air Combat Command General Mark Kelly accepted the invitation for the Order of the Sword on 24 Jul 2023. The Order of the Sword is the highest honor the U.S. Air Force enlisted force can bestow upon a leader.

March 22, 2023

633d Command Post awarded 2022 Post of the Year

U.S. Airmen from the 633d Air Base Wing Command Post, along with senior leadership, pose for a photo together at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, Mar. 20, 2023. Command Post was awarded the Air Combat Command Post of the Year award and the 2022 United States Air Force Medium Command & Control Operations Node of the Year. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Olivia Bithell)

Feb. 4, 2023

F-22 Safely Shoots Down Chinese Spy Balloon Off South Carolina Coast

A U.S. Air Force fighter safely shot down a Chinese high-altitude surveillance balloon, Secretary of Defense Lloyd J. Austin III said in a written statement. 

Dec. 14, 2022

Under Secretary of the Air Force visits JBLE

Under Secretary of the Air Force Gina Ortiz Jones made her first visit to Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, Dec. 13, 2022, to observe the missions of four Air Combat Command wings and multiple units.

Dec. 6, 2022

JBLE Family Advocacy Program supports all

Though Domestic Violence Awareness Month has come and gone, the topic of domestic abuse does not stay within the confines of a singular month. In October 1987, DVAM was first observed as a way to connect and unite individuals and organizations working on related issues while also raising awareness. The Family Advocacy Program (FAP) at Joint Base Langley-Eustis has many resources for survivors to seek assistance for their specific needs; one resource is the domestic abuse victim advocate (DAVA).

Nov. 17, 2022

WSEP supports 94th FGS’s first MCA team mission

Fighter generation squadrons across the U.S. Air Force are fostering Cross Utilization Training and the Multi-Capable Airmen concept as the service branch continues towards operationalizing Agile Combat Employment to ensure a sustainable force of Airmen and airpower at any time and any place. The 1st Fighter Wing out of Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, brought several Multi-Capable Airmen teams to participate in the 53rd Weapons Evaluation Group’s Weapons System Evaluation Program-East 23.02, Oct. 31 – Nov. 9, 2022.

Nov. 1, 2022

Paying the Way, Then, Now and Forever: A Look Back at the 633d Comptroller Squadron

The 633d Comptroller Squadron maintains watch over joint base funding for all personnel at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia, which includes five Air Force wings and twenty-eight mission partners. The squadron fulfils their mission to deliver worldwide financial excellence and decision support to a combat ready joint force by setting a standard through excellence in character, competence, service and innovation.