Latest Air National Guard News

Fri, 30 Jan 2015 11:04:39 EST
Alaska Air National Guard members rescue pilot
Alaska - Airmen with the Alaska Air National Guard's 210th and 212th Rescue Squadrons rescued the pilot of an aircraft found at Lake Chakachamna, west of Cook Inlet, on Thursday.

An HH-60 Pave Hawk helicopter from the 210th Rescue Squadron, with a Guardian Angel team from the 212th Rescue Squadron on board, transported the pilot to a Soldotna medical facility shortly before 1 p.m.
Fri, 30 Jan 2015 11:01:56 EST
Massachusetts national guard-looks at response to New England blizzard
Massachusetts Gov. Charlie Baker activated nearly 500 Soldiers and Airmen of the Massachusetts National Guard on Monday in response to a historic January blizzard that dumped three feet of snow in areas of central Massachusetts.

Soldiers and Airmen were called to state active duty to provide support to civil authorities in response to the current winter storm conditions in order to save More...
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 19:05:00 EST
Silicon Valley-based Air Guardsmen deploy to the Horn of Africa
About 30 California Air National Guardsmen from the 129th Rescue Wing here deployed from here to the Horn of Africa Jan. 24 in order to provide combat rescue support to ongoing operations there.
Thu, 29 Jan 2015 16:57:00 EST
Cyberwarrior home from Liberia, Ebola free
A cyber transport systems specialist with Peoria's 264th Combat Communications Squadron returned home in November from the fight against the Ebola epidemic in Africa where he and his unit led the wa More...
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 09:33:57 EST
New York begins drawing down blizzard Airmen and Soldiers
With less snowfall than expected from the three-day snow event dubbed Winter Storm Juno by the Weather Channel, the New York National Guard began releasing some of the approximately 400 Soldiers and Airmen who had been mobilized from duty Tuesday afternoon.

Soldiers and Airmen who had been providing mobility support to the New York City Fire Department and New York State Police in the H More...
Wed, 28 Jan 2015 09:29:27 EST
Arizona National Guard joins with other units to protect Super Bowl crowds
As millions gather in Arizona this Sunday for Super Bowl XLIX and related events, the state's National Guard is behind the scenes at work with several agencies to help ensure the safety and security of residents and guests.

As a precaution, Arizona's Citizen-Soldiers and Airmen stand ready to support local, state and federal authorities during the NFL's championship game as well as at t More...
Tue, 27 Jan 2015 11:45:37 EST
New York dodges worst of blizzard; troops on hand if needed
The New York National Guard had 394 Soldiers on duty this morning as New York City, Long Island and the lower Hudson Valley entered the second day of a three-day weather event dubbed Winter Storm Juno by The Weather Channel.

New York Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo called out the National Guard troops as part of a coordinated New York State response to a blizzard hitting parts of the northeast tod More...
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