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  • New Jersey National Guard Activates Air Refueling Squadron

    JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. - The New Jersey Air National Guard’s 108th Wing unveiled its newest unit March 6 with the inauguration of the 170th Air Refueling Squadron.Guided by the Fiscal Year 2023 National Defense Authorization Act, the new unit’s nearly 60 Citizen-Airmen will perform

  • New Jersey Air Guard Flies KC-46 Pegasus Sortie

    JOINT BASE MCGUIRE-DIX-LAKEHURST, N.J. - The 108th Wing’s 141st Air Refueling Squadron officially flew its first KC-46 Pegasus local sortie Oct. 3.The mission included 16 pilots, boom operators and crew chiefs with the 141st Air Refueling Squadron and a 514th Air Mobility Wing boom operator. The

  • 177th Fighter Wing Hosts Integrated Combat Turnaround Training

    ATLANTIC CITY AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, N.J. - The 177th Fighter Wing of the New Jersey Air National Guard, part of Air Combat Command, hosted Integrated Combat Turnaround training for members of Air Mobility Command Feb. 9-17.An ICT is a process by which an aircraft is recovered and relaunched in a

  • 177th Fighter Wing Completes Weapons Evaluation in Florida

    ATLANTIC CITY AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, N.J. - Airmen from the 177th Fighter Wing traveled to Tyndall Air Force Base in Florida to participate in the Air Force’s air-to-air Weapons System Evaluation Program (WSEP), also known as Combat Archer training, Jan. 12 -27.F-16 Fighting Falcon pilots,

  • 177th Fighter Wing Holds Maintainer for a Day Program

    ATLANTIC CITY AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, N.J. – Staff Sgt. Tatiana Rivera, customer support noncommissioned officer in charge with the 177th Force Support Squadron, spent a day learning about aircraft maintenance June 24.Rivera volunteered with the maintenance squadron for the Maintainer for a Day

  • 306th Fighter Squadron Activated at 177th Fighter Wing

    EGG HARBOR TOWNSHIP, N.J. – The New Jersey Air National Guard’s 177th Fighter Wing is the latest installation to receive an active-duty squadron, of approximately 50 Airmen, as part of the Air Force’s Total Force Integration.The 306th Fighter Squadron, from Air Combat Command’s 495th Fighter Group,

  • Kentucky, New Jersey Guard aid Ecuador demining operation

    SANGOLQUí, Ecuador – Ecuadorian civil engineers recently welcomed a team of Air National Guard, active-duty Air Force and civilian personnel from U.S. Southern Command to observe, train and equip a battalion of demining soldiers.The visiting group, led by Senior Master Sgt. Matthew Wilt, transferred

  • 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

  • 177th Fighter Wing hosts ANG production assessment team

    ATLANTIC CITY AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, N.J. - The 177th Fighter Wing hosted eight Air National Guard staff and field-level experts Feb. 22-25 to explore ways Airmen can increase the number of aircraft — in this case, F-16C Fighting Falcons — ready and available for training and combat missions.“As