• Nebraska Stratotankers Support Critical Aerial Refueling Mission

    PARDUBICE, CZECH REPUBLIC -- The Nebraska Air National Guard’s 155th Air Refueling Wing deployed a KC-135 Stratotanker to Pardubice Air Base, Czechia, May 2022 in support of ongoing real-world missions.The KC-135 Stratotanker supplies critical aerial refueling capabilities the U.S. and NATO

  • Civilian partnerships provide key readiness training for 167th medics

    MARTINSBURG, W.Va. -- Five aerospace medical service personnel, assigned to the 167th Medical Group completed 40 hours of trauma training at J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital in Morgantown, W.Va., May 16-20.Working alongside critical care nurses and trauma nurses, the Airmen, whose roles are part licensed

  • 167th Mission Support Group Airmen participate in annual training event

    MARTINSBURG, W.Va. -- Approximately 90 167th Mission Support Group Airmen participated in an annual training event at Camp Dawson, Kingwood, W.Va., May 14-19.Multiple training stations and scenarios were presented to the Airmen to shore up basic fundamental skills and enforce mission critical skills

  • Four Lao brothers serve in same Tennessee Air Guard wing

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. - The record for the number of siblings serving at the same time at the same wing is difficult to determine, but the Tennessee Air National Guard’s 118th Wing is probably getting close.Four siblings share similar aspirations to make their family proud and to ensure a successful

  • New York Guard partner South Africa signs West Point pact

    WEST POINT, N.Y. – New York National Guard leaders attended the signing of an agreement launching a cadet and faculty exchange program between the U.S. Military Academy and South Africa’s Stellenbosch University, which trains that nation’s military officers.Maj. Gen. Michel Natali, the assistant

  • West Virginia Air Guard medics conduct trauma training

    MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – Five aerospace medical service personnel assigned to the 167th Medical Group completed 40 hours of trauma training at J.W. Ruby Memorial Hospital May 16-20.Working alongside critical care nurses and trauma nurses, the Airmen, whose roles are part licensed practical nurse and part

  • Texas Air Guard’s 149th FW conducts large force exercise

    JOINT BASE SAN ANTONIO-LACKLAND, Texas - The Texas Air National Guard’s 149th Fighter Wing hosted a large force exercise with an F-16 unit from Fort Worth May 21.The exercise incorporated modernized tactics of fourth- and fifth-generation aircraft in advanced aerial combat and provided a platform

  • Pease Fire and Emergency Services in Action

    PEASE AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, NH -- Pease Fire and Emergency Services of the 157th Air Refueling Wing assisted two local communities and conducted live-fire aircraft rescue firefighting training at the State of New Hampshire Fire Academy in the past few weeks.On Saturday April 23, Pease Fire and

  • WMD civil support teams train on land, sea, in air

    PINELLAS PARK, Fla. – National Guard civil support teams from six states are training with local, state and federal agencies this week in Operation Night Hammer.The three-day exercise is conducted in the air and on land and the sea May 22-24 with National Guard CSTs from Florida, New York, Illinois,

  • Virginia, Maine National Guard CSTs conduct joint training

    VIRGINIA BEACH, VA – Soldiers and Airmen with the Virginia and Maine National Guard Civil Support Teams participated in Joint Hazard Assessment Team training with the FBI and the Virginia Beach police and fire departments April 25- 29.  During the three-day exercise, members of the JHAT survey teams