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  • Texans host ANG Command Chief

    NAVAL AIR STATION JOINT RESERVE BASE FORT WORTH, Texas -- The Air National Guard’s top enlisted member visited Citizen Airmen of the 136th Airlift Wing, Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base Fort Worth, Texas, June 26.U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Maurice Williams, Air National Guard's command

  • NY Guard, Air Force Research Lab Partner on air war Planning

    SYRACUSE, N.Y. – New York National Guard Airmen specializing in planning and directing air campaigns will play a key role in Air Force efforts to develop new computer systems to make that planning more efficient.Under an agreement with the Air Force Research Laboratory in Rome, New York — also known

  • STARCOM Debuts New Space Combat Readiness Exercise

    PETERSON SPACE FORCE BASE, Colo. – Space Training and Readiness Command completed its first SKIES exercise series to improve the U.S. Space Force’s command and control capabilities.BLACK SKIES 22 was a live simulation exercise to rehearse the command and control of multiple joint electronic warfare

  • Thousands of Guardsmen Supporting Hurricane Ian Response

    ARLINGTON, Va. – More than 5,000 National Guardsmen from multiple states are positioned across southwest and central Florida to help communities devastated by Hurricane Ian.Florida Guardsmen and others from Louisiana, New York and Tennessee – with more on the way from Georgia, Indiana, New Jersey,

  • U.S., Romania hosts European Partnership Flight for allied nations

    RAMSTEIN AIR BASE, Germany -- Service members from the U.S. military and the allied nations of Belgium, Bulgaria, Poland, Portugal, and Romania came together in Bucharest, Romania for a European Partnership Flight event focused on F-16 maintenance and operations, Sept 19, 2022. United States Air

  • Silver Flag tests 137th SOW civil engineers readiness

    TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. -- The 137th Special Operations Civil Engineer Squadron (SOCES) joined Airmen from across the total force to participate in Silver Flag, a two-week training exercise for combat support teams, Sept. 12-22, 2022, Tyndall Air Force Base, Florida.The 12 Oklahoma Air National

  • 152nd Air Operations Group Visits Israel

    HANCOCK FIELD AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, SYRACUSE, NY -- For over a decade, airmen from the 152d Air Operations Group have been integral to the security relationship between Israel and the United States.Each year over 20 airmen from Hancock Field travel to Israel in support of the annual JUNIPER

  • National Guard Staged for Florida Hurricane Response

    ST. AUGUSTINE, Fla. – Some 5,000 Florida National Guard troops were ready Wednesday to help residents in the wake of Hurricane Ian, a massive storm making landfall in heavily populated southwest Florida.Florida Guard members and equipment were staged at armories and bases, with another 2,000

  • Growing leaders for tomorrow’s Air Force

    MIDDLETOWN, PA. -- One challenge military leaders continuously face is mentoring and training junior troops to become leaders of the future. To help provide more professional development for this important endeavor, the 193rd Special Operations Wing recently held a three-day, non-commissioned