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  • First Sergeant first Air Guardsman to attend U.S. Army Sergeants Major Academy nonresident course

    Senior Master Sgt. Lorene Kitzmiller is no stranger to accomplishing great things in the military. She has served in the U.S. Navy, Army, and the Air National Guard and recently added to her long list of accomplishments by becoming the first Air Guardsman to attend the U.S. Army Sergeant Major Nonresident Course in Ft. Bliss, Tex.At first, getting
  • D.C. National Guard celebrates Joint Prayer Breakfast

    The Army and Air National Guard came together on Mar. 17 at the 113th Wing, Andrews Air Force Base, Md., for an annual prayer breakfast. The District of Columbia's National Guard annual prayer breakfast is an event that allows Air and Army National Guard members to gather in prayer. This year the event featured guest keynote speaker Chaplain (Brig.
  • 113th Wing aids in Hurricane Sandy relief

    After Hurricane Sandy dumped nearly 10 inches of rain and delivered winds in excess of 50 knots, Joint Base Andrews appeared to have been spared the worst.The governors of 12 states and the mayor of the District of Columbia had declared a state of emergency because of the storm, which eventually downgraded into a post tropical cyclone as it made
  • 113th Force Support Squadron demonstrates new Disaster Relief Mobile Kitchen capabilities

    Joint Base Andrews, Md. 10/04/2012 - The 113th Force Support Squadron showcased its latest piece of equipment by providing hot meals to more than 200 Airmen in a live training and demonstration of the new Disaster Relief Mobile Kitchen Trailer (DRMKT) here Nov. 3.The D.C Air National Guard is one of the first units to receive the mobile kitchen and
  • 201st AS flies first lady across U.S.

    As the 2012 presidential election draws closer, President Barack Obama has been traveling around the country, speaking to the voting public as is common in an election season. While the President is traveling on the campaign trail, First Lady Michelle Obama has been traveling quite often as well. What may surprise you is the first lady's main mode
  • ESOHCAMP inspection is a success

    The Environmental Safety and Occupational Health Compliance Assessment Management Program (ESOCHAMP) conducted an assessment of the 113th Wing during the week of August 20 to 24, 2012 and the result was a resounding success.The assessment kicked off with inspectors looking at continuity books of several different work areas and monitored each the
  • 121st Weather Flight hosts workshop

    The D.C. Air National Guard held a Weather Workshop August 13 to 17 at Joint Base Andrews. Senior Master Sgt. Lynne Morrison, 121st Weather Flight Meteorological Technician, coordinated the event and said there were close to 100 guests from various units across the ANG."Air National Guard Weather Flights came from all over the Continental U.S. and
  • New commander takes reigns of 113th Wing

    Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Johnson, 113th Wing commander, relinquished command of the wing to Brig. Gen. Marc Sasseville during a change of command ceremony Aug.11. Under General Johnson's command, the 113th Wing received many awards and accolades, to include the Air Force Meritorious Award; Distinguished Air Force Flying Unit Award; and the Air Force
  • Explosive Training

    "Weapons away." From the moment of that radio call to the moment of impact, it might be an average of 32 seconds based on altitude and speed for a weapon to leave the F-16 bay and hit the ground. But the amount of time it takes to prepare that weapon for flight takes days of careful loading, transferring, building and inspecting the explosives.
  • 201st Airlift Squadron offers flight to military spouses

    Why should all the military members have all the fun?Nineteen deserving spouses of 113th Wing members were given the opportunity to travel on a C-40C to circle around the Wright Brothers Monument in Ohio and return to Joint Base Andrews to get a first-hand experience of what their spouses do for a living."It was our way of showing the spouses how