Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:18:00 EST
|ANG Command Chief makes Pacific swing |
Stretching from the town of North Pole, Alaska, to the South Pole in Antarctica, the Command Chief Master Sergeant of the Air National Guard recently returned from a three-week journey to visit Airm More...
Wed, 17 Dec 2014 09:22:14 EST
|California's 129th Rescue Wing saves man from fishing vessel |
Air National Guard members from the 129th Rescue Wing completed an overwater rescue mission on Monday, saving the life of a 24-year-old man on a commercial fishing vessel about 160 nautical miles off the coast of Monterey, California.
At approximately 3 p.m. the 129th RQW accepted a mission tasking from the Air Force Rescue Coordination Center concerning an ill man onboard a 65-foot com More...
Tue, 16 Dec 2014 08:04:00 EST
|Mission complete, partnership stronger|
District of Columbia National Guard and Jamaican Defence Force soldiers and Airmen wrapped up a weeklong subject matter expert exchange here Dec. 12.
During the course of the week, the co More...
Mon, 15 Dec 2014 21:27:00 EST
|California Air National Guard conducts rescue off coast of Monterey|
Air National Guardsmen from the 129th Rescue Wing completed an overwater rescue mission Dec. 15, saving the life of a 24-year-old male on a commercial fishing vessel approximately 160 nautical miles off the coast of Monterey.
At approximately 3 p.m. the 129th RQW accepted a mission tasking from the Air Force Rescue Coordination Center concerning an ill 24-year-old male onboard a 65-foot More...
Sun, 14 Dec 2014 16:03:00 EST
|WWII veteran revisits base|
A World War II veteran and former member of the 106th Observation Squadron revisited the National Guard base here Oct. 24.
Jim Dobrovich, 94, served with the 106th Observation Squadron th More...
Fri, 12 Dec 2014 12:27:00 EST
|129th Rescue Wing receives national recognition for diversity initiatives|
The California Air National Guard's 129th Rescue Wing was recognized Dec. 10 for its commitment to promoting diversity within its ranks as it received the National Guard Bureau Excellence in Diversity award.
The Silicon Valley-based 129th was selected because of its wide array of diversity initiatives, which have contributed to a top-notch unit that reflects the multicultural community More...
Wed, 10 Dec 2014 09:31:00 EST
|Getting hands dirty: U.S., Jamaican mechanics collaborate on ground vehicles|
'Are you a pilot?' This is a common question asked of many Airmen across the Air Force.
What many people unfamiliar with the Air Force may not realize is that while the percentage of Airm More...