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Care during crisis: 628th MDG conducts Ready Eagle II exercise
November 29, 2023
Joint Base Charleston Airmen participate in a medical exercise where they act as patients with simulated wounds. Medical Group staff wear protective hear as they treat the simulated patients.

JB Charleston, PMSG make history as first joint base community to win Abilene Trophy
November 15, 2023
A group of award recipients pose on stage for a photo with their trophy

HUREX maintains Charleston readiness
June 10, 2022
Joint Base Charleston Airmen participate in HUREX

628th CES conducts ground fire training
December 30, 2021
firefighters fight fire

JB CHS command team attends SC Governor’s brief
November 29, 2021
Military leader representatives from throughout South Carolina gather for the annual Governor’s Commander Brief in Columbia, S.C., Oct. 7, 2021.

Reserve & Active Airmen team up at Palmetto Challenge
May 24, 2019
Soldiers of the 82nd Airborne Division prepare to jump out of a Charleston-based C-17 Globemaster III aircraft during the Palmetto Challenge Exercise May 23 near Pope Field, North Carolina.

New leader assumes command of 628th Air Base Wing
September 5, 2018
Col. Terrence Adams renders his first salute as commander to the men and women of the 628th Air Base Wing during a change of command ceremony Sept. 5, 2018, at Joint Base Charleston, S.C. Adams replaced Col. Jeff Nelson as commander of the wing and joint base after serving at Scott Air Force Base, Ill., as Air Mobility Command’s director of communications and chief information officer. Joint Base Charleston is one of 12 Department of Defense joint bases and is host to over 60 DOD and federal agencies. The 628th ABW delivers installation support to over 90,000 Airmen, Sailors, Soldiers, Marines, Coast Guardsmen, civilians, dependents and retirees across four installations including the Air Base and Naval Weapons Station.

AFPC 'roadshow' helps Team Charleston navigate assignments
August 13, 2018
Master Sgt. Anna Franklin, Air Force Personnel Center manager of Special Duty and Developmental Special Duty assignments, explains the selection process for overseas assignments to Airmen Aug. 9, 2018, at Joint Base Charleston, S.C.  Members from AFPC visited base to educate Airmen on different opportunities the Air Force provides along with different resources to gather more information.

628th Air Base Wing congratulates exceptional performers during Unit Effectiveness Inspection
June 11, 2018
Congratulations to the exceptional performers during the 628th Unit Effectiveness Inspection. The UEI evaluates four major graded areas of wing readiness: managing resources, leading people, improving the unit and executing the mission. It is designed to foster a culture of critical self-assessment, continuous improvement and to reduce the reliance on external inspection agencies.

Awards presented ALS graduation
February 15, 2018
Col. Jeffrey Nelson, left, 628th Air Base Wing commander presents Senior Airman Allyson Walker-Cramer,628th Civil Engineer Squadron member, a plaque for earning the John L. Levitow Award during the class 18-B Airman Leadership School Graduation at the Charleston Club here Feb. 08, 2018. The Levitow Award is the highest honor awarded to an ALS graduate and is given to the Airman who displays the highest level of leadership qualities during the course. ALS is a five-week course encompassing lessons in the principles of supervision and management, the importance of communication and military professionalism.