The Air Force base recovered quickly, with three C-130 aircraft landing within an hour after the earthquake.
Elmendorf Air Force Base
Joint Base Elmendorf-Richardson sustained a water leak Friday after a 7.0 magnitude earthquake hit northwest of Anchorage.
Investigators attributed the accident largely to human error with a number of factors at play.
The days of sitting in a military treatment facility pharmacy waiting area for hours at a time may be over soon.
The Marine Corps could soon be sending Marines to Alaska, one of the state's senators told reporters here this week.
Adding more active-duty, Guard and Reserve soldiers is one of the Army's top priorities for 2020, Secretary Mark Esper said.
The Air Force is investigating what caused two F-22s from the same unit to experience mishaps within days of each other.