Joint Base Charleston topic page
9:49 am on Thursday May 1, 2014
To be stationed at Joint Base Charleston offers little reason to complain, though strangely it garnered a lower spot than a time at Savannah's Army installation.
5:21 am on Friday July 19, 2013
Aircrew members perform pre-flight checks on a C-17 Globemaster III before takeoff to practice combat on-loading and off-loading July 17, at Joint Base Charleston.
1:54 am on Thursday July 4, 2013
Military dependents enjoy a fireworks show June 28 during the 2013 Freedom Fest at Marrington Plantation at Joint Base Charleston – Weapons Station, S.C. Nearly 1,500 airmen, sailors, civilians and their families attended the celebration which...
9:22 am on Saturday May 18, 2013
C-17 Globemaster IIIs sit on the flight line as the sun sets May 9 at Joint Base Charleston. The C-17 is designed fro rapid delivery of troops and many types of cargo directly to forward bases.
2:23 am on Friday April 26, 2013
Joint Base Charleston received its second to last C-17 Globemaster III on Thursday. The first arrived 20 years ago, and the last new cargo plane due this September.
12:02 pm on Monday March 11, 2013
Image by U.S. Airforce The Thunderbirds perform at prior air expo in Charleston.Earlier I wrote that sequestration's budget cuts could lead to meaningful deep changes, today they've lead to immediate public chages: the air show has been canceled. "...
10:34 am on Sunday April 8, 2012
With a hope of cost savings, Joint Base Charleston is the child of the merger of Charleston Air Force Base and the Naval Weapons Station during the past few years — but the hoped for cost savings hasn't been reached and more cuts are coming. Up to...
3:39 am on Saturday March 17, 2012
Image by Flickr user WisGuard PicsThe Charleston area will see signs of a heightened military presence next week as Joint Base Charleston will be joining in the operation Solid Curtain/Citadel Shield 2012 from March 19 to 24. The exercise aims to...
1:08 pm on Wednesday March 16, 2011
Image by Flickr user -Snugg-On Earth Day, April 22nd, over 700 fifth-grade children will learn about the environment at Joint Base Charleston. Various environmental and government organizations will be in attendance, including the U.S. Fish and...