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  • The Goat Solution

    SAINT PAUL, Minn. – While most organizations are busy welcoming summer interns, the 133rd Airlift Wing is welcoming…goats?
  • Team Iowa Guard tackles Relay Iowa, the world’s longest relay

    The Iowa National Guard is one of 40 teams from around the nation participating in Relay Iowa, this weekend. The world’s longest non-stop relay is a 336 mile running event that begins on the banks of the Missouri River in Sioux City on Iowa’s western border and ends in Dubuque on the Mississippi River. Even though the event is celebrating its tenth year this is the first time the Iowa Army and Air Guard team is participating.
  • Oregon ANG hosts second Cascadia Airlift exercise

    Aircrews from Little Rock Air Force Base, Ark., and Yokota Air Base, Japan teamed up with the 173rd Fighter Wing for the second “Cascadia Airlift” exercise, June 3, 2019 at Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls, Oregon.
  • Love of flying: a rare reunion for pilot couple

    The Barksdale Defenders of Liberty Air and Space Show, brought together over 80,000 families and spectators from the Ark-La-Tex region May 18 and 19, 2019 to witness a full weekend of military and civilian aircraft performances and displays. For one Air Force family, a trip to the air show held more significance than just a weekend of entertainment. With duty stations more than 200 miles apart, Maj. Natasha E. Blankenship, a C-17 Globemaster III pilot with the 183rd Airlift Squadron in Jackson, Mississippi, and her husband, Maj. John R. Blankenship, a B-52 Stratofortress pilot with the 96th Bomb Squadron here, were reunited as Natasha Blankenship flew a C-17 from Jackson into Barksdale to be put on display as part of the air show.
  • New York National Guard responds to Lake Ontario flooding

    ROCHESTER, N.Y. - Members of the New York Army and Air National Guard, the New York Naval Militia and the New York Guard have filled 230,730 sandbags and emplaced 78,966 of them since being placed on duty May 4 in response to flooding along the Lake Ontario shoreline.Each standard 14 by 26-inch sandbag weighs around 40 pounds when filled two-thirds
  • Air Guard training and education center welcomes new commander

    U.S. Air Force Col. Kenneth Lozano took command of the Air National Guard’s training and education center.
  • 149th FW hosts members from partner nations Czech Republic, Chile

    JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas--The 149th Fighter Wing's Lone Star Gunfighters are hosting a team of aviators from both the Czech and Chilean air forces as part of their role in the National Guard's State Partnership Program. The program links a state's National Guard with an allied nation's military and conducts periodic exchanges that
  • New York National Guard prepares for 2019 hurricane season

    NEW WINDSOR, N.Y. – Eighty New York National Guard senior leaders and staff planners spent May 20-23 at the Armed Forces Reserve Center to discuss emergency response missions and rehearse military missions in preparation for the 2019 hurricane season.The training brought together leaders from the New York Air National Guard, New York Army National
  • 140th Wing deploys to Afghanistan in support of NATO and Operation Freedom’s Sentinel

    BUCKLEY AIR FORCE BASE, Colo.--The Colorado Air National Guard’s 140th Wing based at Buckley Air Force Base, Aurora, Colorado, deployed more than 300 Airmen to Afghanistan in support of Operation Freedom’s Sentinel and the NATO’s Resolute Support mission in Afghanistan.Colorado Airmen will fly and maintain F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft in

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