Joint Forces Training Base

F-16 and F-15 fighter jets assigned to the 144th Fighter Wing Detachment 1 will conduct flying operations out of Joint Forces Training Base, Los Alamitos, from Aug. 1 through mid-October. Los Alamitos will be utilized for these flight operations while the runway at March Air Reserve Base undergoes construction. Two …continue reading

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Spectacular fireworks, patriotic music and an abundance of traditional family fun will be the order of the day on July 4th when Joint Forces Training Base (JFTB) hosts the 35th Annual Fireworks Spectacular and celebrates the 246th birthday of the United States of America. Sponsored by the Cities of Los …continue reading

Top Ten Stories for June 12 through June 18 include a Taste of Japan, water conservation, and July 4th events. Top Ten Stories for June 12 through June 18 are the most-read stories at Orange County Breeze over the last week (excluding weather forecasts and events): Taste of Japan returns …continue reading

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Joint Forces Training Base Los Alamitos held a long-awaited groundbreaking ceremony for its Energy Resilience Project, a major step forward for the Army Climate Strategy, which aims to build a microgrid on every installation by 2035. The 100-acre microgrid at JFTB Los Alamitos is expected to be completed by summer …continue reading

The Honorable Paul Farnan, Principal Deputy, Assistant Secretary of the Army for Installations, Energy & Environment, will host a groundbreaking event on Thursday, May 19, at 10 a.m. for the long-awaited energy resilience project to be constructed on Joint Forces Training Base (JFTB). The event will be co-hosted by The …continue reading

The Army executed a 30-year lease with Bright Canyon Energy (BCE) for a privately funded, owned and operated energy resilience project on approximately 100 acres at Joint Forces Training Base – Los Alamitos (JFTB-LA), CA. Construction is expected to begin this summer. The project will provide power to JFTB-LA critical …continue reading

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Operational requirements have necessitated Joint Forces Training Base leadership (JFTB) to reschedule the upcoming public installation tour to Thursday, May 26. Participants already confirmed for the original May19 tour date have the opportunity to move their registration to either the August 18 or November 17 base tour if unable to …continue reading

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Joint Forces Training Base (JFTB) has once again been formally recognized for its environmental initiatives by the National Guard Bureau (NGB). The base has been honored as the second-place recipient of the “Environmental Quality – Non-Industrial Installation” 2021 Army National Guard Environmental Security Award. During the past two years, JFTB’s …continue reading

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From Arlington National Cemetery on Memorial Day, to Independence Day at the U.S. Capitol, and Super Bowl Sunday in Los Angeles, color guards from the Military District of Washington proudly represent the Armed Forces of the United States in ceremonial missions throughout the year. This Saturday, Feb. 12, team members …continue reading