Spotlight | JBER Fire and Emergency Services

Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson Fire and Emergency Services personnel are always ready – whether it’s fighting structure or wildland fires, providing emergency medical assistance, rescuing people from icy rivers, or dealing with hazardous materials. Take a look at some of what they do and what makes being a firefighter on JBER special.


Spotlight | 673d Force Support Squadron

The 673d Force Support Squadron provides a robust array of outdoor activities and opportunities to Soldiers, Airmen, Sailors, Marines, and all eligible DoD ID card holders at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson. Whether it’s whitewater rafting on Eagle River, climbing Matanuska Glacier, or getting a license to pilot a floatplane, the 673d FSS has the gear, guides, […]

A U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor zooms past spectators during the F-22 Demonstration at the Arctic Thunder Open House Special Needs and Department of Defense Family Day at Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson, Alaska, June 29, 2018. During the biennial open house, JBER opens its gates to the public and hosts multiple performers including the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds, JBER Joint Forces Demonstration and the U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor Demonstration Team. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Javier Alvarez)

F-22 Raptor Demonstration Preview

With only a handful of days to go until the gates of Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson open for the start of Arctic Thunder Open House 2022, we can hardly contain our excitement. We hope you are planning to spend your weekend with us where there is something for everyone. If you enjoy live music, we have […]