ANGRC Documents

   2018 ANGRC Strategic Plan
   download for print here)

Contact Us

ANG Public Affairs does not act as an operator service. They do not have the capability to redirect incoming calls to other offices. Please contact the base operator for these services. For a RECRUITER click HERE

Base Operator 301-981-1110

ANG Public Affairs
3500 Fetchet Avenue
Joint Base Andrews, MD 20762
(240) 612-9494

NGB Press Desk

NGB Press Desk After-Hours

Welcome to the ANG Readiness Center

The Air National Guard Readiness Center (ANGRC) is based at Joint Base Andrews, Maryland. Its mission is to ensure the combat readiness of Air National Guard units and act as a liaison between the National Guard Bureau (NGB) and the individual states and territories on Air National Guard operational activities. 

ANGRC Leadership

The Commander of the Air National Guard Readiness Center (ANGRC/CC), a brigadier general, serves as the Principal Advisor to the Director, Air National Guard for operational, training, and execution matters. The ANGRC staff liaises with and provides guidance to ANG field units in the execution of budget, base support, and operational matters. 

Brig. Gen. Steven S. Nordhaus
(high-res JPG)

Col. Keith G. MacDonald
Vice Commander,
(high-res JPG)
Chief Master Sgt. Lorraine F. Regan
Command Chief, ANGRC

(high-res JPG)


Mission: The Air National Guard (ANG) Readiness Center provides resources, policy oversight and guidance to ensure ANG wings and Geographically Separated Units are ready, trained and equipped for homeland and global operations.

Vision:  Reaching new heights in readiness for state and global engagements

Maximize the Field's Readiness
Take care of Team ANGRC
Serve the CNGB and DANG

ANGRC History

The ANGRC traces its roots to the Vietnam War, during which the Air Guard provided airlift support to American forces in Southeast Asia. By 1972, growing global Air Guard responsibilities led to the establishment of the Air National Guard Air Operations Center (AOC) IN 1974. In an effort to ensure a separation of operational activities between the ANG and NGB staff, the ANG Support Center was created on Andrews AFB, Maryland in 1976. In 1992 the ANG Support Center was re-designated as the Air National Guard Readiness Center (ANGRC). 

Click here for more history on the ANG and ANGRC