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  • 122nd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron participate in Frisian Flag 2017

    The 122nd Expeditionary Fighter Squadron, comprised of approximately 300 Airmen from the Louisiana Air National Guard, and F15s from both the Louisiana and Florida ANG, have deployed to Leeuwarden Air Base, Netherlands, as part of a Theater Security Package.
  • AFNORTH Communications & Information Directorate supports luncheon for veterans

    In time-transcending tradition, the unyielding bond of past and present military service remained unbroken as residents of the Clifford Chester Sims State Veterans Nursing Home gathered with members of Air Forces Northern’s Communications & Information Directorate for a blend of food and fellowship during a luncheon at American Legion Post 392 in Panama City Thursday afternoon.
  • AFRCC & EADS members receive NORAD-USNORTHCOM Awards

    Two members of the Continental U.S. North American Aerospace Defense Command Region - First Air Force (Air Forces Northern) [CONR-1AF (AFNORTH)] enterprise were honored as winners in the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and U.S. Northern Command’s (USNORTHCOM) 2016 Command Annual Awards program during a ceremony March 14 held in conjunction with the NORAD and USNORTHCOM Commander's Conference in Colorado Springs, Colo.
  • 114th Fighter Wing Airmen participate in joint training

    Approximately 140 Airmen returned last week from a joint training exercise at Naval Air Station Key West, FL. The purpose of this deployment was to train alongside the U.S. Navy and Canadian Air Force.
  • Flexible reserve opportunities supporting Air Force auxiliary

    For Airmen who want to continue serving their country, but can no longer commit to a monthly or annual schedule, the Civil Air Patrol Reserve Assistance Program may be their next career move.The program, CAPRAP for short, utilizes officer and enlisted Reserve Airmen as liaisons between local CAP squadrons and the Air Force. The program is operated
  • Air national guardsman uses Defense Logistics Agency reutilization program to save millions of dollars

    A member of the New Jersey Air National Guard used bits of knowledge gained from earning five Air Force Specialty Codes during 24 years of military service, combined with some creativity to use the Defense Logistics Agency (DLA) Disposition Services to save the Air National Guard almost $3 million dollars.
  • CAP marks 1,000th cell phone mission

    Civil Air Patrol’s National Cellular Forensics Team participated in its 1,000th mission March 16. The mission ended, like hundreds before it, in a “save.”
  • 138th Fighter Wing Airmen return from deployment

    More than 90 Airmen from the 138th Fighter Wing recently returned home from a six month deployment in various areas throughout the Middle East and Africa in support of Operations Freedom Sentinel, Inherent Resolve, Resolute Support and Spartan Shield.On March 5, 2017, the 138th FW hosted a welcome home event to recognize the contributions of these
  • NORAD exercise planned for Washington, D.C.

    The North American Aerospace Defense Command and its geographical component, the Continental United States NORAD Region, will conduct exercise Falcon Virgo 17-06 Monday night into Tuesday morning in the National Capital Region, Washington, D.C., with flights scheduled to take place between approximately midnight and 2:30 a.m. (EST).
  • WADS wins four Washington Air National Guard awards

    Four members of the Western Air Defense Sector won in their respective categories during the 8th annual Washington Air National Guard awards banquet held at the Spokane Convention Center, Spokane, Wash., on Jan. 28.