Bolling Air Force Base is a military installation and is nearby to Giesboro and Giesboro Point. Bolling Air Force Base from Mapcarta, the free map. Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB) Map. Exchange Facilities. 1. Main Store/ Military Clothing Store. 2. Car Care Center. 3. Burger King. 4. Laundromat. General. Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling (JBAB) is comprised of the former Naval Support Facility Anacostia, the former Bolling Air Force Base and the Bellevue Housing Area. It is a acre military installation, View Larger Map. History. Joint Base .

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Around that time Anacostia—Bolling parents have advocated establishing a charter school blling secondary grades on Anacostia—Bolling so they do not have to enroll their children in faraway schools.

The Navy began testing seaplanes at this facility in and it eventually became a naval air station supporting conventional aircraft. Languages Deutsch Norsk Edit links. The tract of land selected for the base was scouted by William C.

Years of planning, followed by a gradual transition of installation management functions performed by civilian, military and contract personnel at culminated in the smooth transition of base operating support management under a single, Navy-led joint military command.

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The transition began with an initial operating capability on Jan. Ocker at the direction of General Billy Mitchell. Holder, from an attack by German soldiers. It moved to its present location, along the Potomac in the city’s southwest quadrantin the s. Bolling AFB has served as a research and testing ground for new aviation equipment and its first mission provided aerial defense of the capital.

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Retrieved on September 2, Facilities Naval Support Facility Anacostia. This page was last edited on 8 Decemberat Support is also provided to more than 9, Active and 3, Reserve military personnel, including retired personnel, and afbb eligible family members in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. Views Read Edit View history. Part of Joint Base Anacostia—Bolling.


Bolling Air Force Base

Coast Guard Station Washington, D. Bolling Air Force Base main gate. Not long after its acquisition by the military, the single installation evolved into two separate, adjoining bases; one Army later Air Force and one Navy.

Not long after its acquisition by the military, the single installation evolved into two separate, adjoining bases; one Army later Air Force and one Navy. Recently Added Camp Humphreys U. Retrieved from ” https: Its service to the country, active-duty, reserve, retired and visiting military, as well as personnel deployed around the world, is an important one. Languages Deutsch Norsk Edit links. The joint base is one of 12 formed in the country, consolidating 26 installations.

Your Service will appoint your sponsor in writing. Navy personnel should report to PSD. In other mmap Wikimedia Commons. Retrieved on November 18, Air 3d 4th 5th 6th bolping 12th 14th 17th 19th 21st 36th 40th 42d 45th 47th 57th th th st d th th d d th.

With NSF and BAFB sharing a common boundary, bol,ing and congressional leaders recognized the opportunity to reduce duplication of efforts and facilities requirements; better utilization of facilities and infrastructure and consolidation and optimization of existing and future service contract requirements, capable adb generating financial savings.

Over the years, Marine Corps, Coast Guard and National Guard units, as well as DOD and federal agencies mpa found the installation to be an ideal place from which to operate. You must request a sponsor through your unit.

Bolling Field was officially opened 1 July and was named in honor of the first jap air service officer killed in World War IColonel Raynal C. The base began near Anacostia inas the only military airfield near the United States Capitol and was originally named The Flying Field at Anacostia on 2 October Throughout World War II, the installation served as a training and organizational base for personnel and units going overseas.


It moved to its present location, along the Potomac in the city’s southwest quadrantin the s. District of Columbia Public Schools. Population Served The installation is the center of Air Force and Navy ceremonial support, among other missions performed by the nearly 50 military and federal agencies on the installation.

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Bolilng 3 May The legislation ordered the consolidation of Naval Support Facility Anacostia NSF and Bolling Air Force Base BAFBwhich were adjoining, but separate military installations, into a single joint base — one of 12 joint bases formed in the country as a result of the law. Military families, coast guard, and DoD Civilians worldwide. Although fixed-wing aircraft operations ceased, the installations continued their important service to the country and the world, serving in many capacities, including service with the Military Airlift Command MAC ; the headquarters for the Air Bollingg District of Washington; the Air Force 11th Wing; Commander, Naval Installations Command, Naval Media Center now, Defense Media Activity-Navy and many other military commands and federal agencies [2].

Bombardment 2d 5th 7th 9th 17th 19th 22d 28th 39th 42d 43d 68th 70th 72d 92d 93d 96th 97th 99th d th th th th th th th th th th th th st th th th th. Bus service departs the base weekdays every half hour with the first bus leaving Bolling at 8: Middle and high school options are especially lacking.

Sponsorship A sponsor is someone from your new unit who is assigned to assist you in settling into your new location.