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Airman 1st Class Grace Riegel
Master Sgt. Joseph Harwood
Tech. Sgt. Joseph Harwood
Airman 1st Class Alexis Wade
Airman Alexis Wade
Staff Sgt. Megan Shepherd
Public Affairs Office
1947 Harrington Memorial Rd
Mansfield Ohio, 44903
The 179th Airlift Wing is very active in its local community. Members of the unit work and live in the local areas and believe in being responsible stewards of the community.
For more information contact us:
email: 179th Public Affairs office
The U.S. Air Force is the approval authority for all flyover requests
To submit a request for a flyover please use the U.S. Air Force Aerial Events website
Once you receive your flyover authorization number, please email or call the 179th Public Affairs Office.
Please submit your request 90 Days Prior to your event (last minute requests will be considered)
To Request any of the following:
Fee free to call 179th Public Affairs at 419-520-6875 with any questions
To Request a tour: Please email a completed Tour Request Form to: 179.AW.Public.Affairs.Org@us.af.mil
Tour Request Form located at the link below.
Tours are available April - October - Wednesday's only; approx. 90 min walking tour.
Visiting areas include: Security Forces, Fire Department, RED HORSE Squadron with heavy construction equipment or walk through a C-130.
All tours of military equipment or vehicles are static display. Civilian flights or rides in military equipment are not authorized through this process.
Learn what the Air National Guard and 179th Airlift Wing does for you and your community.
See different careers that the Air National Guard has to offer.
Take time to build relationships with local civic leaders and military troops.
Enjoy an opportunity to see top quality military members showcase their roles, missions, and points of pride.
Tours are available to:
- Public clubs and local businesses
- Vocational and High and Jr. High Schools with children over 12 years old
- Elected officials, Civic Leaders, Ranking Officers
Group Sizes: a minimum of 25; maximum of 40 visitors
Tour dates are subject to mission requirements.
All visitors are subject to security vetting; Ohio ID is required to enter.
To request a tour, please fill out request form:
Tour Request Form
Liability Waiver Form
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