U.S. Air National Guard

190th Fighter Squadron emerged as the overall winner for Hawgsmoke 2021, a biannual A-10 Thunderbolt II competition, at Moody AFB

190th Fighter Squadron emerged as the overall winner for Hawgsmoke 2021, a biannual A-10 Thunderbolt II competition, at Moody AFB

The 190th Fighter Squadron won all three team awards: overall champion, top bombing team and top tactical team. The overall… Read More

3 years ago

Photos of Blue Angels getting fuel on their way home to NAS Pensacola show that the team is still flying one F/A-18 tandem seat Legacy Hornet

As shown by the main image of this post, the team is still flying one F/A-18 tandem seat Legacy Hornet.… Read More

3 years ago

‘We are going to be flying the F-15EX soon and it’s going to be awesome!’ 173rd FW Commander on transition from F-15C to F-15EX

It was announced in August 2020 that the 173rd Fighter Wing will begin transitioning as the F-15EX formal training unit… Read More

3 years ago

F-15C MiG-29 Killer gets new nose art

The nose art graphic is roughly 6 feet by 4 feet, featured on both sides of the F-15, and appears… Read More

3 years ago

All ANG F-16s that sustained catastrophic damage by a windstorm during Operation Inherent Resolve returned to service

The winds caused the worst battle damage an Air Force or Air National Guard unit had received since 1991 according… Read More

4 years ago

Wisconsin Air National Guard F-16 crashes, Pilot’s Status ‘Unknown’

Emergency responders are on scene. The cause of the crash, as well as the status of the pilot, are unknown… Read More

4 years ago

Michigan ANG Hog driver awarded DFC for 2017 belly landing after catastrophic gun malfunction blew his A-10’s canopy off

The training flight narrowly avoided catastrophe on July 20, 2017, when DeVries successfully landed his A-10 Thunderbolt II with neither… Read More

4 years ago

AN/APG-83 AESA Radar now fully operational on Air National Guard F-16s

On Sep. 7, 2020 the USAF began installation of APG-83 radars on Air National Guard F-16s at Joe Foss Field,… Read More

4 years ago

Eagles Flying over New York: the emotional story of Massachusetts Air National Guard’s F-15 pilots who became the first military response to 9/11 attacks

As Lt. Col. Tim Duffy, and Maj. Dan Nash flew south new information was being relayed from the FAA. They… Read More

4 years ago

This F-15 Driver is the first fighter pilot in the world to return to flying a high-G fighter jet after disc-replacement surgery

Three years of unyielding patience and perseverance have led up to Col. Todd Hofford’s first official flight since having cervical… Read More

4 years ago

107th Fighter Squadron A-10 Warthogs conduct Massive Elephant Walk at Selfridge Air National Guard Base

The Elephant Walk showcases the 127th Wing's Motto, We Stand Ready, and demonstrates the Wing’s readiness and ability to generate… Read More

4 years ago

Air National Guard’s F-16s at Joint Base Andrews now Equipped with AN/APG-83 SABR Radar

The radar upgrade of select Air National Guard F-16s extends the operational viability and reliability of that fleet while providing… Read More

5 years ago

First Two Vermont ANG F-35 Stealth Fighters Arrived in Burlington Amid Noise Concerns

The first two of an eventual 20 F-35 jets arrived at the Vermont ANG base in South Burlington, the first Guard… Read More

5 years ago

F-35 Instructor Teaches his Former F-16 Instructor

Lt. Col. Nathan Graber, a pilot assigned to the 134th Fighter Squadron of the Vermont Air National Guard, once was… Read More

5 years ago

Exhibit to Honor 1986 North Dakota Air National Guard F-4 Flight that Allowed Heart Transplant

The heart was stored inside a plastic picnic cooler filled with ice. The cooler was strapped to the backseat of… Read More

5 years ago

Burlington City Council doesn’t want a Nuclear Capable F-35 at Local Airport

The Vermont National Guard, the first guard unit in the country to be assigned the F-35 stealth fighters, is due… Read More

5 years ago

New video captures the moment pilot ejected from 114th FW F-16 before it crashed into a warehouse near March ARB

The F-16 from 114th FW pancaked onto the roof of the warehouse near March ARB. The pilot ejected and was… Read More

5 years ago