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Radiant Phoenix takes flight on Joint Base MDL
February 17, 2023
Man points tool at C-17

87th SFS conducts Total Force Weapons Qualification
January 4, 2023

Forging our Future Force with the Airpower Leadership Academy
March 10, 2022
U.S. Senior Master Sgt. Dominique Bonapart, 305th Operations Support Squadron
superintendent of airfields (left), and Senior Master Sgt. Jorge Nunez, 87th Force
Support Squadron, force sustainment superintendent (right) pose for a photo as
Airpower Leadership Academy (ALA) facilitators on 7 March, 2022, at the Infinity Spark
Innovation Lab on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. The ALA is a 305th Air
Mobility Wing initiative created to supplement the leadership training offered to
noncommissioned officers on the joint base. The weeklong course uses the U.S. Air
Force Enlisted Force Development Action Plan as a framework to accelerate the growth
and development of future enlisted leaders.

KC-46A Pegasus arrives on Joint Base MDL
November 9, 2021
Silhouette of 4 airman in front of KC-46

Get to Know You: U.S. Air Force Col. Wes Adams, Joint Base and 87th Air Base Wing Commander
June 30, 2021
U.S. Air Force Col. Wes Adams, Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst commander and 87th Air Base Wing commander, poses for a photo. On his desk lay papers, a football, and Citadel football helmet.

First decennial celebration begins with dinner
March 27, 2019
U.S. Air Force Col. Neil R. Richardson, Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst and 87th Air Base Wing commander, shakes U.S. Air Force retired Lt. Gen. Gina Grosso’s hand during the 87th ABW Dining Out celebration at The Merion event center in Cinnaminson, N.J., March 22, 2019. Grosso spoke of the impressiveness from members of the ten-year-old wing earning six Air Force Outstanding Unit Awards while some older units have never once received the award and challenged the residing Airmen to build on the success in future endeavors. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Ariel Owings)

Joint Base MDL welcomes new wing commander
June 20, 2017
Maj. General Christopher Bence, United States Air Force Expeditionary Center commander, facilitates the passing of the guidon to Col. Neil Richardson, Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst and 87th Air Base Wing commander, during a change of command ceremony here, June 19, 2017. A typical tour of command at the joint base is two years in length.

Dover AFB hosts first ground transportation rodeo
December 7, 2016
Vehicle operations Airmen assigned to the 436th and 87th Logistics Readiness Squadrons, from Dover Air Force Base, Del., and McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., respectively, pose for a group photo after the ground transportation rodeo Dec. 2, 2016, at Dover AFB. Team MDL took home the traveling trophy after winning both the team and overall time categories. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Aaron J. Jenne)