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Joint Base Langley-Eustis

Langley AFB Our Military Joint Base Langley-Eustis

In accordance with the 2005 Base Realignment and Closure Commission report, Langley Air Force Base and Fort Eustis merged their administrative functions, becoming Joint Base Langley-Eustis on Jan. 29, 2010. The Hampton Roads metropolitan region — including Virginia Beach, Norfolk and Newport News, Virginia — is home to JBLE. Unlike other joint bases that share common boundaries, Langley Air Force Base in Hampton and Fort Eustis in Newport News are separated by 17 miles. The joint base is home to nearly 15,000 military personnel, 6,000 civilian personnel and 33,700 dependents.

Joint basing promotes a more cohesive operational partnership between the Air Force and Army while preserving mission capabilities and unique service identities. The 633rd Air Base Wing at Langley, inactive since 1994, assumed host unit duties from the 1st Fighter Wing, which had served in that capacity since 1975. But the 1st Fighter Wing continues operations and maintenance at the base to ensure global air superiority. All functions from base defense and medical care to food service and supplies are the responsibility of the Air Force. Other major units at Langley include the 192nd Fighter Wing; the 363rd Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wing; and the 480th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wing. For a full list of Air Force units at JBLE, visit

Fort Eustis was established in 1918 and has served a number of purposes including an Army training facility for artillery and artillery observation, a prison and a work camp. Beginning in the World War II era, the primary mission of Fort Eustis has been Army transportation training, research and development, engineering and operations, including aviation and marine shipping activities. Major units at Fort Eustis include the 7th Transportation Brigade (Expeditionary), 128th Aviation Brigade, 597th Transportation Brigade, 733rd Mission Support Group, Enterprise Multimedia Center, Joint Deployment Training Center, Joint Task Force Civil Support, Mission and Installation Contracting Command, and U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command. For a full list of Army units at JBLE, visit


Langley AFB Our Military History

Both Langley’s and Fort Eustis’ storied histories mirror that of the even older Hampton Roads region, with miles of shoreline and breathtaking water views greatly enhancing the distinct small-town feel of light traffic and abundant amenities. The area’s nearly 2 million residents enjoy historic sites, extraordinary museums and countless miles of scenic waterways and hiking trails. The moderate four-season climate, location and military environment also attract many military retirees and their families.


Langley Air Force Base was the first U.S. military base built specifically for air power. It’s the oldest continually active Air Force base in the world, boasting a rich history within the U.S. Air Force and the surrounding Hampton Roads area.

Indeed, Langley (originally set up in 1916 as the Army’s Aviation Experimental Station and Proving Grounds) represents significant chapters in the evolution of flight. Such air power greats as Eddie Rickenbacker, Raoul Lufbery, Douglas Campbell and Frank Luke Jr., known as the “Arizona Balloon Buster,” made aviation history as part of the country’s first and second-oldest fighter units on the base. Langley personnel have often lead the way in global action flying lighter-than-air aircraft, as well as Spads, Jennys, F-86 Sabre Jets, F-4 Phantom IIs, the F-15 Eagle and the F-22A Raptor.

In 1917, the new proving ground was designated Langley Field in honor of air pioneer Samuel Pierpont Langley, who in 1903 launched his heavier-than-air craft from a houseboat catapult. By late 1918, several buildings and such aircraft as the JN-4 Curtis Jenny — used by Langley’s School of Aerial Photography — the de Havilland DH-4 bomber and hydrogen-filled dirigibles dotted the field.

In the early 1920s, Brig. Gen. Billy Mitchell led bombing runs from Langley over captured German warships anchored off the coast of Virginia. These first successful tests set the precedent for the strategic bombing missions to come.

Throughout the 1930s, the base served as the Army’s justification to strengthen its offensive and defensive air arm. The Army Air Corps transformed the small grassy field into a major airfield, and many of the brick buildings of today sprang up.

The outbreak of World War II presented a new mission: Develop special detector equipment for anti-submarine warfare. These components eventually helped sink enemy submarines off the Eastern Seaboard.

In May 1946, the newly formed Tactical Air Command moved into Langley. The command’s mission was to organize, train, equip and maintain combat-ready forces for rapid air deployment.

The jets that accompanied TAC signaled a new era for the base, and in January 1948, Langley Field became Langley Air Force Base. The next major thrust occurred in June 1992, when the Air Force inactivated TAC and the newly formed Air Combat Command became the base’s primary and all-inclusive provider of such air combat forces as intercontinental ballistic missiles and fighter, bomber, reconnaissance and battle-management aircraft.

These days Langley AFB sprawls across 3,152 acres in Hampton, Virginia — about 62 miles south of Richmond, the state capital, and 40 miles north of Virginia Beach, the state’s largest city — and employs more than thousands of military and civilian personnel.


Known in colonial times as Mulberry Island and the home of John Rolfe, husband of Native American princess Pocahontas, Fort Eustis originated 90 years ago as a camp and later as a post. In March 1918, with World War I looming, the Army bought Mulberry Island and the surrounding acreage for $538,000. Camp Abraham Eustis replaced Fort Monroe as a coast artillery installation and a balloon observation school. It was named for Brevet Brig. Gen. Abraham Eustis, the first commanding officer of Fort Monroe.

The camp transitioned to a fort and a permanent military installation in 1923, with artillery and infantry units. Eight years later, the fort served as a federal prison, primarily for bootleggers until the repeal of Prohibition.

In 1940, Fort Eustis reopened as the Coast Artillery Replacement Training Center, and six years later the newly formed Transportation School relocated from New Orleans. The move consolidated all training in rail, marine amphibious operations and other modes of transportation. This expertise opened the door for the 200-year-old Transportation Corps in 1942. As far back as the Revolutionary War, when Gen. George Washington appointed the first wagon master, transporters have moved and sustained the nation’s fighting forces through the War of 1812, the Civil War, the Spanish-American War, World War I and beyond.

But the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor commenced the largest mobilization in the nation’s history, and President Franklin D. Roosevelt quickly established the Transportation Corps. By the end of the war, this outfit had moved more than 30 million soldiers within the continental United States and 7 million soldiers plus 126 million tons of supplies overseas.

After the unit helped sustain Berlin during the Russian occupation in 1948, President Harry Truman in 1950 made the Transportation Corps a permanent branch of the Army. During the Korean War, the corps supplied U.N. forces through three brutal winters and moved more than 3 million soldiers and 7 million tons of cargo. Using watercraft, amphibians, motor trucks and aircraft in a hostile, undeveloped tropical environment, the outfit next supported American and allied forces throughout the Vietnam War.

In 1986, the U.S. Army Regimental System inducted the Transportation Corps, heralding a new era in innovative military transport and support. Since then the corps has ensured that every soldier has the resources to face and defeat the enemy in Iraq, Somalia, Rwanda, Haiti and Bosnia.


Langley AFB Our Military Organizations


633rd Air Base Wing

The activation of the 633rd Air Base Wing as the host unit for Langley AFB on Jan. 7, 2010, was the first step toward Joint Base Langley-Eustis. The wing’s three groups — the 633rd Medical Group, 633rd Mission Support Group and 733rd Mission Support Group — provide installation support to military and civilian personnel including Headquarters Air Combat Command and three operational wings. The wing provides mission-ready expeditionary airmen to combatant commanders in support of joint and combined operations worldwide.

1st Fighter Wing

The 1st Fighter Wing — the Air Force’s oldest wing — operates and maintains the F-22 Raptor. To accomplish their mission, the men and women of the wing work in one of two groups: the operations group or the maintenance group. From World War 1 to the current generation’s operations across the globe, the 1st Fighter Wing continues its tradition of air dominance.

192nd Fighter Wing

The Air National Guard’s 192nd Fighter Wing’s mission is to fly and maintain the F-22A Raptor through the 149th Fighter Squadron, to support the ongoing intelligence mission through the 192nd Intelligence Squadron.

363rd Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wing

The 363rd Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wing provides operations, planning and execution support to major commands and theater air and space operations centers. It delivers geospatial and comprehensive threat analysis products to units employing airpower worldwide. Additionally, it organizes, trains, equips, and deploys airborne and ground tactical intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance professionals to conduct sensitive operations in response to national taskings.

480th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wing

The 480th Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance Wing operates and maintains the Air Force Distributed Common Ground System, also known as the “Sentinel” weapon system, conducting imagery, cryptologic, and measurement and signatures intelligence activities.

The wing is composed of the 480th ISR Group at Fort Gordon, Georgia; the 497th ISR Group at JBLE; the 548th ISR Group at Beale Air Force Base, California; the 692nd ISR Group at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii; the 693rd ISR Group at Ramstein Air Base, Germany; and the 694th ISR Group at Osan Air Base, Republic of Korea.


7th Transportation Brigade (Expeditionary)

The 7th Transportation Brigade provides mission command of assigned and attached port, terminal and watercraft units conducting expeditionary intermodal operations in support of unified land operations.

128th Aviation Brigade

The 128th Aviation Brigade generates disciplined, physically fit, technically proficient aviation maintenance soldiers, contributing to the combat readiness of the Army, its allies and other services.

597th Transportation Brigade

The 597th Transportation Brigade is the Military Surface Deployment and Distribution Command’s global surface transportation expert focused on U.S. Northern Command areas of responsibility. The brigade is responsible for meeting the surface deployment, redeployment and distribution needs of the war-fighter and Defense Transportation System customers in the United States.

733rd Mission Support Group

The 733rd Mission Support Group provides garrison support in crisis and emergency management, mail operations, installation and rapid port opening element support and exercise development to sustain soldiers and customers in accomplishing the JBLE mission. The group includes the 733rd Civil Engineer Division, 733rd Logistics Readiness Squadron and 733rd Security Forces Squadron.

Enterprise Multimedia Center

The Enterprise Multimedia Center is a one-stop shop for visual information services throughout the federal government and across the Department of Defense. The center’s team works not only at JBLE, but spans the United States to fit client needs.

Joint Deployment Training Center

The Joint Deployment Training Center provides innovative and relevant functional training and education on joint deployment, global force management and situational awareness applications to the joint planning and execution community, joint exercises and professional military education institutions.

Joint Task Force Civil Support

Joint Task Force Civil Support anticipates, plans and prepares for chemical, biological, radiological and nuclear defense support of civil authorities response operations. When directed, JTF-CS deploys within 24 hours of notification to command and control DOD forces in support of civil authority response operations in order to save lives, prevent further injury and provide temporary critical support to enable community recovery.

Mission and Installation Contracting Command

Mission and Installation Contracting Command provides Army commands, installations and activities with disciplined and responsive contracting solutions and oversight. It aligns and provides contracting forces in order to enable Army unified land operations.

U.S. Army Training and Doctrine Command

TRADOC has four primary functions: recruiting and training soldiers; developing adaptive leaders; guiding the Army through doctrine; and shaping the Army by building and integrating formations, capabilities and materiel.

TRADOC executes its mission through six major subordinate centers and commands: the Army Capabilities Integration Center and Initial Military Training at Fort Eustis; the Combined Arms Center at Fort Leavenworth, Kansas; the Combined Arms Support Command at Fort Lee, Virginia; and the U.S. Army Recruiting Command and U.S. Army Cadet Command at Fort Knox, Kentucky.

TRADOC also oversees 32 Army schools organized under eight centers of excellence, each focused on a separate area of expertise within the Army (such as maneuver and signal). These centers train more than 500,000 soldiers and service members each year.

TRADOC’s band, at Fort Eustis, serves as an outreach asset. Soldiers of the band have passed a highly selective audition and are among the finest musicians in the U.S. Army Music program. The band performs numerous concerts in support of local, regional and national events, including festivals, parades, and city and state commemorations. The band’s various ensembles frequently travel throughout the country, in performance of their missions. The band also supports military ceremonies on and off Fort Eustis.


Langley AFB Our Military Arrival

See the Getting To & Around Hampton Roads chapter on Page 25 for information about local airports, train service and public transportation. There are two airports in the area: Newport News/Williamsburg International (12 miles from base) and Norfolk International (20 miles from base). There is no shuttle service to the base from either airport. Rental cars are available at the airports.


Contact your sponsor with your estimated arrival time and flight information if applicable before your arrival at JBLE.

Sponsorship is vital to the relocation process. Don’t PCS without talking to your sponsor before departing for JBLE. Your sponsor will answer any questions you have about the base and the local area, make lodging or dorm arrangements and meet you upon arrival. Your sponsor will be there to help you and your family until you are settled into your new community.

If you have not been in touch with a sponsor and your departure is nearing, contact your gaining unit or call JBLE-Langley’s Airman & Family Readiness Center at 757-764-3990 or JBLE-Eustis’ Army Community Service at 757-878-3638.


Cellphone use by the driver of a moving motor vehicle is prohibited on all Department of Defense installations unless the cellphone is used with a hands-free device.

There is a 100 percent ID check at all gates at all times. Be sure that all adults in the vehicle have their ID. If you are driving a rental car, present the rental contract with your authorized ID.


From Richmond on Interstate 64

From Interstate 64 east, merge onto U.S. Highway 258 (Mercury Boulevard) via Exit 263B and travel 2.1 miles. Be in the right lane and merge onto state Route 167 east (LaSalle Avenue) and you will dead-end into the base gate.

From the James River Bridge

From U.S. Route 17-258, take West Mercury Boulevard to LaSalle Avenue.

From Norfolk

Follow Interstate 64 west through the Hampton Roads Bridge Tunnel to Exit 265B and turn right onto LaSalle Boulevard.

From Highway 17

Continue south on Highway 17 until you reach Interstate 64. Take I-64 east until you exit at Armistead Avenue (north) and then continue to LaSalle Avenue.


From Airports and the East

Take Interstate 64 west to Exit 250A, Fort Eustis Boulevard (Route 105) and proceed west about 1 mile to Fort Eustis.

From Interstate 95 and the West (Richmond)

Take Interstate 64 east to Exit 250A, Fort Eustis Boulevard (Route 105) and proceed west about 1 mile to Fort Eustis.



Military Personnel Flight

45 Nealy Ave., Suite 218 757-764-2704/4230 

If you arrive at Langley during normal duty hours, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, report directly to your gaining unit’s commander’s support staff. If you arrive during nonduty hours, report to the 24-hour base lodging office at 44 Taylor Road (757-764-4667). On the next duty day, report to your gaining unit. If you do not know where your unit is located, report to the Personnel Employment Office in the Military Personnel Flight.

You must be in uniform to in-process. Be sure to bring several copies of your orders and all hand-carried records.

Spouses are encouraged to attend the Newcomers’ Orientation. See the JBLE events calendar online at for more information.


Military Personnel Branch

650 Monroe Ave.

Enlisted: Room 131 757-878-4431

Officers: Room 124 757-878-1395 

The Military Personnel Branch is the check-in point for all officers and enlisted soldiers (permanent party) upon arrival to JBLE-Eustis during normal duty hours, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday. Personnel arriving after duty hours should contact their gaining unit.

The ACU duty uniform is worn during in-processing at JBLE-Eustis. Be sure to bring your personnel records, all PCS orders, DA Form 31, and medical, dental and financial records.

The Newcomers Brief offers essential information about the installation and community resources. Spouses are encouraged to attend. For more information, contact Army Community Service at 757-878-3638 or visit the JBLE events calendar at



Langley Inn

Building 82, 70 Nealy Ave. 757-764-4667 


General Smalls Inn

1700 Madison Ave. 757-969-5775 

The inns at JBLE accept reservations for all military duty personnel in a PCS or TDY status, DOD civilians attending conferences and hospital visitors. Reservations are accepted 24/7 on a first-come, first-served basis. Reservations are recommended and should be made as far in advance as possible. Check online for current room rates.

Do not sign into lodging if you will be assigned to a dormitory to avoid paying lodging fees out of pocket. If JBLE temporary housing facilities are not available, you may need to make arrangements in the surrounding community; a statement of nonavailability is required from base lodging for reimbursement of off-base lodging costs.

Getting Settled

Langley AFB Our Military Getting Settled



USAF Hospital Langley

77 Nealy Ave.

Appointments 757-225-7630

Main Pharmacy 757-764-6497

Satellite Pharmacy 757-764-7799 

The 633rd Medical Group serves JBLE and beneficiaries in the surrounding area. The group provides a wealth of medical services, including dentistry, family medicine, flight medicine, immunizations, lab testing, mental health care, optometry, pediatrics, pharmacy, physical therapy, women’s health and more.


McDonald Army Health Center

576 Jefferson Ave.

Appointments 866-645-4584

Main Pharmacy 757-314-7900

Third Floor Pharmacy 757-314-7672 

At McDonald Army Health Center, patients are assigned to a team of health care providers to develop a comprehensive, personal health care plan. This includes preventive screening and services, managing chronic conditions and promoting a spirit of health, wellness and trust. Collectively, patients and health care teams can take advantage of telephone and web-based communication to follow up on health issues and concerns, share and update information, and coordinate care delivery.

Dental care services at JBLE-Eustis and JBLE-Langley are available for active-duty military personnel. Family members of active-duty personnel are encouraged to use the TRICARE Dental Program. Program information is available by visiting


TRICARE is the health care program for active-duty and retired service members, their families and survivors. TRICARE provides health plans, prescriptions, dental plans and other special health programs to its beneficiaries. TRICARE’s mission is to enhance the Department of Defense and the nation’s security by providing health support for the full range of military operations and sustaining the health of all those entrusted to their care.

TRICARE offers a range of health care plans. TRICARE Prime is the mandatory health care option for active-duty service members. Family members of active-duty service members, retired service members and their families may also use this option. If you use TRICARE Prime, you are assigned a primary care manager at a military or network provider who delivers most of your care. If you need care your PCM cannot provide, you are referred to a specialist. Active-duty service members and their families pay nothing out of pocket for this option; however, there is less freedom to choose your provider. On Jan. 1, 2018, TRICARE Standard and Extra were combined into a new plan, TRICARE Select. Select is a standardized fee-for-service plan available to family members of active-duty service members, retired service members and their families. After you enroll in TRICARE Select, you may schedule an appointment with any TRICARE-authorized provider. Referrals are not required, but you may need prior authorization from your regional contractor for some services. You will pay a copay or cost share based on the type of care and provider you see. Costs for Select vary, but you will pay an annual deductible as well as a percentage of covered services. Non-network providers may charge up to 15 percent more than the TRICARE allowable charge; you are responsible for these extra charges. TRICARE also offers plans for remote and overseas locations, reserve military members, young adults who are no longer covered under regular TRICARE coverage and other scenarios.

TRICARE coverage is completely portable, so it moves with you when you relocate. Follow these simple steps to ensure you have no break in coverage when you move:

  • Do not cancel your TRICARE Prime enrollment option before you move.
  • Update your personal information in DEERS immediately when you arrive at your new location.
  • Select a new primary care manager.

If you are already using TRICARE Select, moving is easy. When you arrive at your new location, update your personal information in DEERS. Then find TRICARE-authorized providers in your new area. Remember, you may have a new regional contractor and claims filing address.

TRICARE’s online tools can help you find and compare plans that you are qualified to use. Beginning in 2019, however, TRICARE will allow you to switch between plans only if you have a “qualifying life event” such as the birth of a baby or a move. For a complete description of the types of coverage programs and regions, visit For more information about recent changes to TRICARE, visit


Housing Management Office

11 Burrell St.

JBLE-Langley 757-764-5040 

The JBLE Housing Management Office is ready to help you transition to your new home and community. Use its resources to become familiar with available housing options and support services. When you arrive at JBLE, visit the HMO for valuable information, counseling and guidance before signing any lease or sales contract for housing.

Unaccompanied Housing


37 Cedar Ave. 757-764-4090 

Unaccompanied housing is provided for unaccompanied airmen in the ranks of E-1 to E-3 and E-4 with less than three years of service. Each airman is provided a private sleeping room and furnishings.

Permanent-party unaccompanied housing at JBLE-Langley consists of one Dorm-4-Airmen facility and 10 1+1 dorms.

Unaccompanied airmen in the rank of E-4 with more than three years of service will move into housing in the local community.


829 Monroe Ave. 757-878-4583 

Unaccompanied housing is provided for unaccompanied soldiers in the ranks of E-1 to E-5. Each soldier is provided a private sleeping room and furnishings.

Permanent-party unaccompanied housing amenities at JBLE-Eustis include a large dayroom with gaming tables, card tables, televisions, lounging furniture and a full-size kitchen.

Family Housing

Langley Family Housing

1798 First St. 888-468-0035 

At JBLE-Langley, military family housing is privatized. In addition to your option to purchase and rent housing in the local community, you may now choose to live in privatized housing by signing a tenant lease agreement with Hunt Military Communities, which owns the family housing and is responsible for maintaining, repairing, constructing and managing the community.

For comprehensive information about homes and amenities available in the Langley privatized housing community, visit the Langley Family Housing website.

Fort Eustis Family Homes

126 Madison Ave. 757-369-8335 

At JBLE-Eustis, military family housing is privatized. In addition to your option to purchase and rent housing in the local community, you may now choose to live in privatized housing by signing a tenant lease agreement with Balfour Beatty Communities, which owns the family housing and is responsible for maintaining, repairing, constructing and managing the community.

For comprehensive information about homes and amenities available in the Fort Eustis privatized housing community, visit the Fort Eustis Family Homes website.


Newcomers may have mail forwarded to General Delivery at JBLE-Langley’s Postal Service Center or JBLE-Eustis’ post office. General Delivery mail typically can only be held for 10 days at the Postal Service Center and up to 30 days at the post office. If you expect to live in a dormitory, you may request an advance lockbox through your sponsor.


Your Rank and Name

49 Spruce St.

PCS Box 1000

Joint Base Langley-Eustis, VA 23665


Your Rank and Name

1321 Lee Blvd.

Joint Base Langley-Eustis, VA 23604

Once you have a permanent address, notify the post office, which will forward your mail to that address for up to 12 months. If you move into temporary housing while awaiting a permanent home, continue to receive your mail through General Delivery until you are permanently situated. For more information, visit or


Veterinary Clinics


504 N. Roma Road 757-764-5678


580 Jefferson Ave. 757-878-5824 

The Fort Eustis Vet Clinic provides outpatient services for pets of active-duty and retired military personnel and their families at the Fort Eustis and Langley AFB veterinary clinics. Animal care services are by appointment only. Due to limited resources, most veterinary emergency cases are best served through a full-service civilian veterinary hospital; see the Military Buyer’s Guide tab to connect with local veterinarians.

Pets living on JBLE must be registered within 10 days of arrival. Owners must provide proof of a current rabies vaccination.



Langley Chapel

180 Dodd Blvd. 757-764-7847

Bethel Chapel

1793 First St., Bethel Manor Housing 


Regimental Memorial Chapel

923 Donnelson Place 757-878-1450 

Military chaplains are dedicated to preserving your right to worship. They find a way to provide for a broad spectrum of worshipers. If you are seeking spiritual support for any denomination or faith group, they will do their best to assist you.

The chapels on JBLE offer counseling and seminars to include premarital, marital, religious, stress, grief and loss. All counseling sessions are covered by privileged communication.

For information on ministries and service times, visit the chapel websites.


There is no longer a requirement to register your vehicles with JBLE. All privately owned vehicles on base must be insured, and a current license plate is required. Virginia state traffic laws apply on base; see the Getting To & Around Hampton Roads chapter on Page 25 for more information. All vehicles entering or leaving base are subject to search.

Serving You

Langley AFB Our Military Serving You



Crossbow Dining Facility

49 Spruce St. 757-764-5144

The Grille at Eaglewood Golf Course

630 Weyland Road 757-764-4547

King Pin Kafe at Langley Lanes

Building 252, 75 Nealy Ave. 757-764-2392

Langley Club

128 Benedict Ave. 757-224-7097

Marina Snack Bar

202 Thornell Ave. 757-764-7220

Raptor Cafe

150 E. Flight Road 757-764-1899


Fort Eustis Club

2123 Pershing Ave. 757-878-5700

The Grille at The Pines Golf Course

3518 Mulberry Island Road 757-878-5331

King Pin at the Bowling Center

675 Dickman St. 757-878-7138

The Bistro at McDonald Army Medical Center

576 Jefferson Ave. 757-314-7500

For hours of operation, menus and special event information, visit and click on selections under the “Eateries” tab.


Education Centers


450 Weyland Road 757-764-2963 


1500 Madison Ave. 757-878-3613 

The education centers offer quality educational support by providing counseling, advisement, testing and program management to airmen, soldiers, DOD civilians, retirees and family members.


Family Readiness Centers

Airman & Family Readiness Center

45 Nealy Ave., Wing B, Suite 100 757-764-3990 

Army Community Service

650 Monroe Ave. 757-878-3638 

The readiness centers are a key resource on the installation of all the resources available to you. They provide information, support and services to help balance the demands of the military lifestyle and family. Visiting a readiness center should be one of your first stops upon arriving at JBLE. Its programs and services will be an important resource for you and your family.

Child Development Centers

Russ Child Development Center

117 Burrell Loop Road,

JBLE-Langley 757-764-3585 

Madison Child Development Center

926 Madison Ave.,

JBLE-Eustis 757-878-3294 

Pershing Child Development Center

1140 Pershing Ave.,

JBLE-Eustis 757-878-4723 

The Child Development Centers strive to foster positive identity and a sense of emotional well-being, to enhance social skills, to encourage children to think, reason, question and experiment, to promote language and literacy development and to build physical development and skills through child care and after-school programs for children age 6 weeks through kindergarten with USDA-approved meals.

Exceptional Family Member Program


45 Nealy Ave., Wing B, Suite 100 757-764-3990 


650 Monroe Ave. 757-878-3638 

This program provides special-needs families with information and referral services.

Family Child Care


117 Burrell Loop (inside CDC) 757-764-2835 


501 Madison Ave. 757-878-5584 

Family Child Care provides an alternative to Child Development Center care for families that need evening or weekend care; care for infants, school-age children or children with special needs; or care during swing and midnight shifts. The program also offers an opportunity for spouses to contribute to the family income while caring for their own children. FCC providers are well-trained, they and their family members undergo a thorough background check and their homes are inspected for fire safety, health, safety and other requirements. In addition, their homes are monitored on a regular basis by the program staff.

School Liaison Offices


45 Nealy Ave. 757-225-1885 


650 Monroe Ave. 757-878-3514 

The school liaison offices are the connection between JBLE families and private and public schools. The offices provide support to service members during all stages of transition and deployment to ensure children receive every opportunity for quality education.

Youth Programs

JBLE-Langley Youth Programs

2424 Big Bethel Road 757-225-2606 

JBLE-Eustis School Age Programs

925 Madison Ave. 757-878-5339 

JBLE-Eustis Middle School and Teen Programs

1102 Pershing Ave. 757-878-2662 

JBLE-Eustis Youth Sports

1102 Pershing Ave. 757-878-0833 

The Youth Programs at JBLE offer before- and after-school care as well as summer day camps and full-day care during school breaks that provide a safe, supervised and healthy environment for children ages 5 through 18.


1st Advantage Federal Credit Union

1317 Patton Ave., JBLE-Eustis 757-877-2444 

Bank of America

Building 1327, JBLE-Eustis 757-887-7840 

Langley Federal Credit Union

Building 467, 157 Sweeney Blvd.,

JBLE-Langley 757-827-5328 


633rd ABW Law Center

45 Nealy Ave., Room 115,

JBLE-Langley 757-225-6107

Legal Assistance

2732 Madison Ave.,

JBLE-Eustis 757-878-3031, ext. 222 

See the website for eligibility requirements, services available and hours of operation.


Bateman Library

42 Ash Ave.,

JBLE-Langley 757-764-2906 

Langley’s Bateman Library offers a wealth of services including books, DVDs, CDs, audio books, internet-connected computers, Wi-Fi access and more.

Groninger Library

1313 Washington Blvd.,

JBLE-Eustis 757-878-5017 

The Groninger Library provides information and reading resource materials on popular and duty-related subjects. The library has 10 computers with internet access and free Wi-Fi.


For information about the recreational programs at JBLE, visit


Auto Skills Shop

35 Ash Ave. 757-764-4607 

This 24-bay complex is designed for those of the do-it-yourself mindset. Contract mechanics are available to assist and advise as well.

Bowling Center

75 Nealy Ave. 757-764-2433 

Strike up some family fun at Langley Lanes. Shoe rental, bowling lessons, leagues and party rooms are available.

Community Commons

74 Burrell Loop 757-764-2983/2984 

Amenities include billiards, table tennis, a recording studio, a video game room, a multipurpose arena, the ITT office, the Airman’s Attic and a thrift shop. See the website for class and event schedules.

Fitness Centers

36 Sweeney Blvd. 757-225-8166 

216 Dodd Blvd. 757-764-5791 

Visit the fitness centers’ websites for more information on amenities, classes and events.

Golf Course

630 Weyland Road 757-764-4547 

The 18-hole Eaglewood Golf Course features a 24-hour driving range, a pitching green, a chipping green, a putting green, a practice green, a pro shop, a club house and more.

Information, Tickets and Tours

74 Burrell Loop 757-764-7176 

Want to go somewhere? Find information and get military discount tickets for local attractions and events as well as nearby theme parks and water parks. See the website for more information.


202 Thornell Ave. 757-764-7220 

The marina offers wet and dry slips to meet your storage needs. It also offers pavilion rentals, midgrade gas, a fish cleaning station and a snack bar.

Outdoor Recreation

77 Holly St. 757-764-7170 

Activities are offered year-round, from whitewater rafting to snowboarding. Equipment rentals offered include camping supplies, children’s bounce houses and more. Fishing permits are also available at Outdoor Recreation.


36 Sweeney Blvd. 757-225-8163 

128 Benedict Ave. 

JBLE-Langley has two pools. The indoor pool is in the Shellbank Fitness Center. The outdoor pool is on Benedict Avenue.


Auto Craft Shop

660 Jackson Ave. 757-878-5440 

This 16-bay complex is designed for those of the do-it-yourself mindset. Certified technicians are also available.

Bowling Center

675 Dickman St. 757-878-5482 

Strike up some family fun at the bowling center. Shoe rental, leagues, and monthly DJ and karaoke entertainment are available.

Fitness Centers

643 Dickman St. 757-878-2328 

673 Monroe Ave. 757-878-5556 

Visit the fitness centers’ websites for more information on amenities, classes and events.

Golf Course

3518 Mulberry Island Road 757-878-2252 

The Pines Golf Course is a 24-hole facility with a driving range, chipping green, practice bunker, putting green and grille.

Outdoor Recreation

828 Kells Drive 757-878-2610 

Enjoy fresh air and adventure with Outdoor Recreation’s rentals such as log cabins, campsites, RVs, boats and pavilions. Outdoor Recreation also offers storage space for recreational vehicles and boats as well as horse stables. See the website for information about the Mini Park’s batting cages, go-carts and mini golf as well as hunting and fishing information.


641 Tyler Ave. 757-878-1090 

2123 Pershing Ave. 717-406-2218 

JBLE-Eustis has an aquatic center and an outdoor pool. The indoor aquatic center features a lap pool, a triple-loop waterslide, a whirlpool, a mini lazy river, a mushroom waterfall and more.

Recreation Center

671 Lee Blvd. 757-878-3717 

The recreation center’s amenities include pool tables, pingpong, air hockey, video games, movies and more.

Tickets and Travel

671 Lee Blvd. 757-878-3694 

Want to go somewhere fun? Find information and get military discount tickets for local attractions and events as well as nearby theme parks and water parks. See the website for more information.


Langley AFB Our Military Shopping



51 Spaatz Drive 757-764-7604


1382 Lee Blvd. 757-878-5966 

Save your hard-earned dollars when shopping for groceries at the commissary.

Base Exchanges 

The exchanges want to be your first choice for shopping. They offer a price-match program that guarantees the lowest prices in town. Hours for services outside the main exchanges vary, so call or visit the website for detailed information.

JBLE-Langley Main Exchange

Building 290, 61 Spaatz Drive 757-766-1282

Food Court

Arby’s 757-766-1298

Starbucks 757-251-6123

Subway 757-766-0096

Taco Bell 756-766-1298


Barbershop 757-766-1805

GNC 757-766-7075

Mobile Center 757-865-1029

Optical Center 757-865-0490

Optometry Care 757-865-9129

JBLE-Langley Bethel Manor Express and Services

Building 1796

Barbershop 757-865-8962

Dry Cleaners 757-768-3030

Express 757-865-1048

Redbox no phone

JBLE-Langley Express and Services

Building 245

Auto Care 757-709-7822

Burger King 757-766-5572

Domino’s 757-766-2000

Express with Class Six 757-766-1312

Redbox no phone

JBLE-Langley Military Clothing and Services

Building 254

Dry Cleaners 757-766-7817

Military Clothing and Alterations 757-766-3815

JBLE-Eustis Main Exchange

Building 1386 757-887-0293

Food Court

Arby’s 757-887-2748

Charley’s Philly Steaks 757-887-2748

Popeyes 757-887-2748

Subway 757-887-2748

Taco Bell 757-887-2748


Alterations 757-369-9222

Barbershop 757-887-1975

Beauty Salon 757-812-7582

Braiding Station 757-812-7105

Dry Cleaners 757-369-4518

Firearms no phone

GameStop 757-243-2572/2516

GNC 757-887-8309

Military Clothing 757-887-8205

Mobile Center 757-847-6320

Optical Center 757-847-3045

Optometry Care 757-887-3627

Redbox no phone

Tactical Shop 757-349-8100

JBLE-Eustis Express and Services

Building 704

Express, Gas and Car Wash 757-369-3772

Redbox no phone

Subway 757-369-3802

JBLE-Eustis Exchange Restaurants

Building 677

Pizza Hut and WingStreet 767-369-8615

Building 1328

Burger King 757-887-1602

JBLE-Eustis Exchange Starbucks

Building 1527

Starbucks 757-369-6088

JBLE-Eustis Exchange Stores

Building 1377

Laundromat 757-888-0275

Building 1383

Firestone 757-234-7577


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