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  • New Jersey National Guard/Cyprus State Partnership begins new phase

    JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. -- In February 2024, security cooperation and training between the New Jersey National Guard and Republic of Cyprus commenced in full swing. New Jersey National Guard teams comprised of medical, cyber, civil engineering and information analysis deployed to

  • Vehicle training equips ANG airman basic to handle entire fleet

    JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. -- Airman Basic Saenz Tejeda a fleet management and analysis apprentice in the New Jersey Air National Guard is weeks out of technical school and is faced with the care of more than 160 vehicles at the 177th Fighter Wing, Egg Harbor, N.J.While the task appears

  • A youth’s aviation dream is realized in the Air National Guard

    JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. -- A New Jersey Air National Guard officer’s childhood military aviation dream became a reality upon his recent graduation from the Air Force Undergraduate Pilot Training school at Columbus Air Force Base in Mississippi.Second Lieutenant Kayan Slater, a 108th

  • 108th Wing deploys in support of overseas operations

    More than 80 New Jersey Air National Guardsmen departed this earlier this week for the U.S. Central Command’s area of responsibility to provide expeditionary support for Operation Freedom’s Sentinel, Operation Inherent Resolve and Operation Spartan Shield until spring 2021. The Airmen are comprised

  • 177th Fighter Wing off NJ COVID-19 response mission

    On July 23, 2020, the 177th Fighter Wing commander briefed members of his leadership team that all Jersey Devils were off of the NJ COVID-19 Response mission. The over four-month long odyssey of support for the state ran the gamut from helping to set-up and run community-based, mobile COVID-19

  • New Jersey Air National Guard supports COVID-19 test site

    HOLMDEL, N.J. – Forty Airmen from the New Jersey Air National Guard’s 108th Wing and 177th Fighter Wing answered the call for volunteers to be part of the state’s COVID-19 response force.The Airmen are from a variety of Air Force specialties and are providing security and traffic control for the