Welcome to Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson (JBER), the premier joint base in the Department of Defense and home to America’s Arctic Warriors!
JBER continues to grow in importance to U.S. national security because of its strategic location and complementary mix of military capabilities. The installation host unit is the 673d Air Base Wing; we are also home to Alaskan Command, Alaskan NORAD Region, 11th Air Force, U.S. Army Alaska, Alaska Department of Military and Veterans Affairs, Alaska National Guard, 3rd Wing, 176th Wing (ANG), 4th Infantry Brigade Combat Team (Airborne) 25th Infantry Division, 477th Fighter Group and more than 100 additional mission partners.
JBER hosts more than 41,500 Arctic Warriors to include Total Force service members, civilians and their families. The installation covers 79,000 acres, stretching from the northern Anchorage area to Palmer.
We hope your tour here is personally and professionally rewarding. JBER is committed to providing world-class support to you and yours as we remain ARCTIC TOUGH, FAMILY STRONG!