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  • Aerial Port memorial run honors fallen teammates

    STRATTON ANGB, NY -- Twenty-five Airmen from the 109th Airlift Wing participated in the annual Air Force-wide Port Dawg Memorial Run on May 2nd, 2021 at Stratton Air National Guard Base. Port Dawg is what the air transportation specialists who man the Air Force’s aerial port squadrons call themselves.These Airmen build and inspect the cargo
  • National Guard, partners to conduct ORCA 21 CBRNE exercise

    JOINT BASE ELMENDORF-RICHARDSON, Alaska – Hundreds of National Guard Civil Support Team units from 11 states will participate in Exercise ORCA 2021 in Anchorage, Matanuska-Susitna Valley and Seward with emergency responders and other Guard units.During the May 17-21 exercise, participants will respond to hazardous materials scenarios, test
  • Interactive training helps strengthen team cohesiveness, unit awareness

    CAMP MURRAY, WASH. - ‘Social Distancing’: it’s been much more than a Public Health statement and all-too-common buzz phrase over the last 15 months. To halt the spread of COVID-19, many of the physically distancing guidelines have altered everyday processes around the world in profound ways that still ripple thought-out our workplaces, schools, and
  • Firefighter recognized with prestigious training awards

    MANSFIELD, Ohio -- Airman First Class Sophie Tridico, a member of the Fire Protection Unit at the 179th Airlift Wing in Mansfield, Ohio, stepped off the bus at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas on Sept. 22, 2020. Tridico arrived to Basic Military Training during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, as one of over 700 masked trainees. By
  • Michigan Air National Guardsman pursues kickboxing gold

    BATTLE CREEK, Michigan – U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Destiny “Diesel” Taylor has qualified to compete for a spot in the World Games 2022 as a result of her recent gold win at the World Association of Kickboxing Organizations U.S. National Championships in Nashville.With the restrictions due to the coronavirus pandemic, National Guard members had to
  • ANG provides essential secure satellite communications

    VANDENBERG AIR FORCE BASE, Calif. -- Perched on a scrub-oak-covered hilltop on the central coast of California is a small Air National Guard squadron that makes a big contribution to the Combined Force Space Component Command’s (CFSCC) mission to provide space capabilities to the joint warfighter and allied partners. For nearly 21 years, the 148th
  • ANG paint facility paints P-47 scheme on Thunderbolt II

    Sioux City, Iowa -- A heritage paint scheme on a U.S. Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt II from the Idaho Air National Guard was revealed this week at the National Guard paint facility in Sioux City, Iowa. The historical paint scheme was designed as a tribute to the Thunderbolt’s World War II predecessor. The design on the A-10 was conceived by the 124th
  • 1st Air Force Visits Aerial Fire-Fighting Training in Southern California

    SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. – Four C-130 aircraft from the California and Nevada Air National Guard worked alongside the U.S. Forest Service during annual refresher and certification training with the Modular Airborne Fire Fighting System (MAFFS) May 4-7, 2021. During the training, these aircraft equipped with MAFFS units practice dispersing water in
  • Commentary: Letter writing of first Air Guard director provides communication lessons

    MCGHEE TYSON AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, Tenn. -- I recently took some time to read through hundreds of telegrams and letters placed in an extensive scrapbook collection by the Air National Guard's first Director, now on file with the I.G. Brown Training and Education Center on McGhee Tyson Air National Guard Base in East Tennessee.TEC is named after
  • Senior Enlisted Advisor meets UTANG trainees

    SALT LAKE CITY, Utah - The newest members of the Utah Air National Guard had the opportunity to meet the highest enlisted member of the National Guard on May 2, 2021, at Roland R. Wright Air National Guard Base.Senior Enlisted Advisor Tony Whitehead, senior enlisted advisor to the chief of the National Guard Bureau, took the opportunity to interact

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