JB MDL News
Teamwork saves a life
Service members, first responders and Griffith Field House staff are recognized for their efforts in saving a man’s life by U.S. Air Force Col. Neil Richardson and Chief Master Sgt. James Fitch at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, Jan. 16, 2019. Those recognized performed CPR, used a defibrillator, revived and transported a man who had gone into cardiac arrest on Jan. 7.  Richardson is the Joint Base MDL and 87th Air Base Wing commander and Fitch is the 87th ABW command chief. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zachary Martyn)
Jan. 16, 2019 - When a man at Griffith Field House went into cardiac arrest on Jan. 7, the quick thinking of Joint

Do it NOW!
Going into 2019 would you like more excitement and adventure in your life?
Jan. 2, 2019 - Going into 2019 would you like more excitement and adventure in your life?  Check out 87th Force

Total electrical failure, local pilot saved
Charles Chew, David Vile, Senior Airman Savannah Lerner and Bruce Mason, 305th Operations Support Squadron air traffic controllers, display the rotor of local pilot Bill Brady’s aircraft, who was assisted through an in-flight emergency in April at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., Nov. 27, 2018. For their efforts, the team was awarded the Lt. Gen. Gordon A. Blake Pilot Save Award. Absent is Staff Sgt. Gerson Medina, who is currently deployed. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zachary Martyn)
Dec. 21, 2018 - On April 15, 2018, a well-developed storm spanning the entire East Coast was producing thick, low

6th Airlift Squadron presidential mission
U.S. Marines unload from a C-17 Globemaster III at West Palm Beach, Florida, Nov. 17, 2018. The 6th Airlift Squadron at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey, transported the aircraft for the president. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Briana Cespedes)
Dec. 20, 2018 - U.S. Marines unload from a C-17 Globemaster III at West Palm Beach, Florida, Nov. 17, 2018. The 6th

Army, Air Force performs HIMARS exercise in C-17
U.S. Army Soldiers from the 3rd Battalion-321st Field Artillery Regiment exit a C-17 Globemaster III, on Fort Bragg, North Carolina, Dec. 13, 2018. During the joint mission exercise, loaded and downloaded High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems in 30 minutes or less in an effort to reduce the time the joint force is on the ground. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jessica Blair)
Dec. 17, 2018 - U.S. Army and Air Force units performed an exercise loading 90 thousand pounds of M142 High Mobility
DOD Stories
Trump Pledges to Protect America From Any Enemy Missile
Jan. 17, 2019 - When it comes to defending America against the threat of a missile attack from any nation, President Donald J. Trump said that “the goal is simple. It is to ensure we can detect and destroy any missile launched against the United States, anytime, anywhere and any place.”

Strong Missile Shield Protects U.S., Allies
Jan. 17, 2019 - President Donald J. Trump, Vice President Michael R. Pence and Acting Defense Secretary Patrick M. Shanahan announced the release of the 2019 Missile Defense Review at the Pentagon. The MDR is the last of four strategic guidance documents that Trump directed the national security establishment to create to better guide decision-making on critical defense policy issues.

Alliance Commitment Remains Steadfast, Military Committee Chairman Says
British Royal Air Force Air Chief Marshal Stuart Peach, chairman of the NATO Military Committee, addresses NATO chiefs of defense in Brussels following a meeting of the committee, Jan. 16, 2019. NATO photo.
Jan. 16, 2019 - While circumstances have changed since NATO was formed in 1949, the commitment and support to defend alliance members – “is as resolute today as it was in 1949,” the chairman of NATO’s Military Committee said in Brussels.

DIA’s China Military Power Report Details Leaders’ Strategy
People’s Liberation Army troops prepare for a parade in September 2017 commemorating the PLA’s 90th anniversary. Photo from Defense Intelligence Agency 2019 China Military Power report
Jan. 15, 2019 - China’s military rise is well-planned, and Chinese leaders are following a strategy they believe will lead to greater power and influence both regionally and globally, according to an unclassified report released by the Defense Intelligence Agency.

World War II Veterans Pay Homage on Pearl Harbor Anniversary
Jan. 10, 2019 - In tribute to the 77th anniversary of the attack on Pearl Harbor, a group of 12 World War II veterans journeyed from Austin, Texas, to the nation’s capital to join their brethren in remembering the fallen and honoring those who served.
JB MDL Features
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

Interns absorb transport knowledge, return to units
Senior Airman LeeAnn Chase, 305th Aerial Port Squadron porter, and Larissa Hobbs, intern, work in tandem to assemble a pallet at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, new Jersey, Dec. 6, 2018. Over a seven-week period, Hobbs and two other interns sought to learn from the Airmen here during their training to become logistic specialists. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zachary Martyn)
Dec. 18, 2018 - The transportation warehouse never closes. Year-round, day or night, air transportation Airmen are

Military, civilian K-9 teams build partnerships
Senior Airman Joshua Barker, 87th Security Forces Squadron military working dog handler, and his MWD, Teemo, pursue a suspect during a training exercise at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey, Nov. 16, 2018. Airmen with the 87th SFS partnered with law enforcement from both Trenton and Ewing Township to share working dog training practices and tactics. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Zachary Martyn)
Nov. 27, 2018 - The exchange of information and practices between military and civilian law enforcement agencies
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     

 

 

Social Media
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Twitter
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
Logo
Facebook
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
Facebook
54,969
Like Us
Twitter
3,269
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