JB MDL News
87th Force Support Squadron reveals upcoming DFAC renovation, new projects for 2019
The Halverson Hall Dining Facility at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst has been closed due to renovations for the past eight months. It is scheduled to re-open in August 2019 with several renovations and improvements.
May 17, 2019 - For the last eight months, the Halverson Hall Dining Facility at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst

ASA-Ft. Dix prepares for ACFT
Command Sergeant Major William Hazelton, U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations Command, performs hand-release push-ups for an Army Combat Fitness Test instructor at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey, May 7, 2019. The Army Support Activity-Fort Dix hosted an ACFT Mobile Training Team to teach Soldiers how to administer and execute the new test. The ASA-Ft. Dix will become the training site for all local U.S. Army Reserve units to conduct the ACFT. The six-event test will better connect fitness with combat readiness.
May 10, 2019 - Command Sergeant Major William Hazelton, U.S. Army Civil Affairs and Psychological Operations

JB MDL participates in New York Air Force Convention
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Jonathan McManus, 87th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, demonstrates how a bite suit works at the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum during the Air Force Convention in New York City, May 4, 2019. Airmen assigned to Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst and Joint Base Charleston took part at AFCON, an event held on the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum that focuses on total force  Airmen telling the Air Force story through various global missions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Dylan Bolander)
May 7, 2019 - U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Jonathan McManus, 87th Security Forces Squadron military working dog

The Holocaust: Remembering the victims
Displays of the stories from victims of the Holocaust lead to the ceremony of the 2019 A Day of Remembrance on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey, April 30, 2019. The theme is ‘Learning from the Holocaust: Beyond Religious Boundaries’ with a mission of remembering those who suffered at the hands of injustice, confronting the action and inaction of bystanders, embracing the lessons learned from failure to act and vowing to take action against genocide and anti-Semitism. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Ariel Owings)
May 2, 2019 - Displays of the stories from victims of the Holocaust lead to the ceremony of the 2019 A Day of

USASA-Fort Dix hosts Change of Responsibility ceremony
U.S. Army Col. Charles W. Durr, U.S. Army Support Activity-Fort Dix commander, passes the unit colors to Command Sgt. Maj. Tamara A. Edwards, USASA-Fort Dix senior enlisted leader, during a change of responsibility ceremony at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey, April 30, 2019. Receiving the colors signifies gaining responsibility as the command sergeant major, the highest ranked noncommissioned officer at USASA, Fort Dix. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Austin Knox)
May 2, 2019 - The U.S Army Support Activity-Fort Dix conducted a change of responsibility ceremony at Sharp Field
DOD Stories
Persistent Engagement, Partnerships, Top Cybercom’s Priorities
May 14, 2019 - As it embarks on its second year as a unified combatant command, U.S. Cyber Command is taking stock of its first year and looking toward the future.

ISIS Continues To Pose Significant Threat, OIR Official Says
U.S. Army mortarmen fire mortars in support of 9th Iraqi Army Division near Tarab, Iraq, during the offensive to liberate West Mosul from ISIS, March 14, 2017. Army photo by Sgt. Thomas Carwell
May 14, 2019 - ISIS still poses a significant threat to Iraq and Syria and to the wider world, the deputy commander for stability for Combined Joint Forces Land Component Command Operation Inherent Resolve said.

Cybercom, NSA Senior Enlisted Leader Discusses Troops, Training, Mental Health
May 14, 2019 - U.S. Cyber Command and the National Security Agency are key organizations needed in a world challenged by great power competition, the organizations’ senior enlisted leader said.

Dunford Accepts Eisenhower Award, Calls for Industry, DOD Cooperation
President Dwight D. Eisenhower meets with E. Frederic Morrow shortly after Morrow was appointed to the White House staff in 1955. Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff Marine Corps Gen. Joe Dunford accepted an award named for Eisenhower from the National Defense Industrial Association, May 10, 2019. Photo courtesy of the Dwight D. Eisenhower Library
May 12, 2019 - The chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff accepted the Eisenhower Award from the National Defense Industrial Association on behalf of all service members and called on the organization to encourage members to cooperate with the Defense Department to ensure service members never fight in a fair fight.

Success of First SFAB in Afghanistan Proves ‘Army Got it Right,’ Commander Says
May 8, 2019 - Army Brig. Gen. Scott Jackson, 1st Security Force Assistance Brigade commander, spoke at the Pentagon as part of an Army Current Operations Engagement Tour. He said the Army’s concept for the new unit — one earmarked exclusively for advise and assist missions — was spot on.
JB MDL Features
Enforcing safety standards for the Joint Base
Jack Gilliland, 87th Air Base Wing Occupational Safety specialist, talks to a unit safety representative at the Timmermann Center on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey, May 10, 2019. Members of the safety office perform on-site inspections around the installation to ensure safety regulations are being followed at all times.
May 13, 2019 - People are the most important asset to the Department of Defense, and rightfully so. Guaranteeing

Aircraft simulators: Training Airmen for real-world flights
Steven Custis, KC-10 boom operator instructor, watches Airman 1st Class Nicholas Eddings, 32nd Air Refueling Squadron KC-10 Extender boom operator, as he operates the boom in a KC-10 simulator on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey, Dec. 19, 2018. The KC-10 aircrew training simulator facility holds three simulators that allow coordination between boom operators, pilots and flight engineers simultaneously. (U.S. Air Force photo by 1st Lt. Katie Mueller)
March 4, 2019 - Being one of two Air Force installations that train Airmen to operate on a KC-10 Extender, Joint

Stellar Sailor leads by example
Petty Officer 1st Class William Martin, Fleet Logistics Support Squadron 64 (VR-64) aviation structural mechanic, poses in front of a C-130 Hercules in a hangar on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey, Dec. 12, 2018. Martin has been assigned to VR-64 for less than a year and has received every rank he has made on the first try. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Ariel Owings)
Jan. 11, 2019 - The fluorescent lighting in the hangar glared off his glasses. He stood with rigid posture and a

Airman awarded for heroic actions
U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Aaron Metzger, 38th Rescue Squadron pararescueman stationed at Moody Air Force Base, Georgia, (middle) smiles with Lt. Gen Charles D. Luckey, chief of Army Reserve and commanding general of U.S. Army Reserve Command (left), and Edward T. Reilly, vice chairman of the of the Metropolitan New York USO (right), after being awarded the George Van Cleve Military Leadership Medal during the 57th Annual USO Armed Forces Gala at the New York Marriott Marquis in New York City, Dec. 12, 2018. Metzger and his team successfully rescued five injured Afghan allies during combat while on his second tour. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Ariel Owings)
Dec. 30, 2018 - An American Airman walked around in a sea of coyote brown with his M4 carbine cradled in his arms,

Ukrainian Airmen serve USAF to give back
Senior Airman Lena Sanner, 87th Security Forces Squadron sentry, checks an ID at a gate on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey, Dec. 12, 2018. Sanner moved from Ukraine to the U.S. when she was adopted at the age of 14 and is now serving because she hopes to make a difference in the world and impact people’s lives. This photo was edited for security purposes. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman First Class Jessica Blair)
Dec. 19, 2018 - Each Airman makes the decision to join the U.S. Air Force for their own reasons. For some it is the
Joint Base MDL Videos

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Directory Services

Helpful Contact Information:

  Medical Group Appointment line

      (866) 377-2778

  Personnel Office/ ID Office

      (609) 754-0250

  BX/Commissary

      McGuire/Dix- 723-6100/754-5853

      Lakehurst- 323-7680/323-2649

  SARC Operator (609) 203-6134

  Welcome Centers

       McGuire- (609) 754-3938

       Dix- (609) 562-6601

       Lakehurst- (732) 323-2693

  

If you have any questions, call the Joint Base Operator at (609) 754-1110     

 

 

Get Connected Clubs

 

Join or start a club and enjoy networking and doing what you and others like to do.

Social Media
Twitter
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Facebook

Like Us
Twitter
3,381
Follow Us
YouTube Blog RSS Instagram Flickr
Inclement Weather Information

For the latest weather closings, delays, and updated road conditions on JB MDL, call the installation informational lines.

McGuire/Dix Info Line:
609-754-BASE

Lakehurst Info Line:
732-323-SNOW

Resources
Service Portals
Army Portal Air Force Portal Navy Portal