My Turn: Obama's visit to the arctic

...less than a week, President Barack Obama and a massive team of White House officials will touch down at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson for their first official visit to Alaska and the U.S. Arctic. With the rumor mill still churning...
Fishing lodge's floatplane crashes; 3 dead

...Air National Guard flew five of the more seriously injured survivors to Anchorage. The five were first flown to Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, then transported by ambulance to a hospital or hospitals, Guard Staff Sgt. Edward Eagerton said.Some of...
Army to slash Fort Richardson brigade by 2,600

U.S. Army officials said Wednesday they will downsize operations in Alaska at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson in Anchorage by cutting 2,600 soldiers. An additional 75 soldiers are being cut at Fort Wainwright in Fairbanks...
Anchorage mayor says JBER to lose 2,600 positions

...ANCHORAGE - Anchorage Mayor Ethan Berkowitz says the Army is proposing a cut of 2,600 paratrooper positions at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson.Berkowitz in a statement Wednesday says he disagrees with the proposed reduction of the Alaska-based soldiers...
Elmendorf memorial for C-17 crash victims

JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON - Four airmen killed in...people packed a hangar at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson to pay a sometimes tearful...assigned to the 517th Airlift Squadron at Elmendorf Air Force Base, the name of the facility...
Secretary Gates tours Elmendorf AFB

...Gates conducted a town hall meeting at Elmendorf Air Force Base. Gates did not take any...from the media Monday during a stop at Elmendorf Air Force Base. From there, he went...nuclear test. Gates says the importance of Elmendorf Air Force Base was "driven home by North...
Cargo plane crashes at Elmendorf

ELMENDORF AIR FORCE BASE - A military cargo plane...did not answer. The plane crashed at Elmendorf Air Force Base at 6:14 p.m., and...plane was from the 3rd Wing, based at Elmendorf, and Orland said it was on a local training...
Elmendorf among DOD's best bases

ELMENDORF AIR FORCE BASE - An Alaska base has been named one of the military's...quality of life. Secretary of Defense Robert Gates announced on Friday that Elmendorf Air Force Base in Anchorage was among the five winners of the 2010 Commander...
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Elmendorf hosts field training exercises

ELMENDORF AIR FORCE BASE - About 1,400 participants from the United States and...Alaskan Range Complex. Air operations will be flown out of the Eielson and Elmendorf Air Force bases. Also taking part with U.S. airmen will be forces...
Change of command ceremony at Elmendorf AFB

ELMENDORF AIR FORCE BASE - Col. John McMullen will take command of the 3rd Wing from Brig. Gen. Thomas Bergeson in a ceremony Wednesday at Elmendorf Air Force Base. The Air Force says Bergeson has been assigned to a diplomatic...


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