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  • Readiness, The Focus for 179th AW

    As part of the continuous effort to stay prepared to respond to any situation, members of the 179th Airlift Wing held a readiness exercise during a four day training period in the month of May. During this exercise, members experienced a variety of war-like simulations to test how equipped they were

  • Communications Squadron Participated in Readiness Exercise at 179AW

    “My involvement for this exercise was as part of the Unit Control Center,” said Barnett. “Basically, we’re the direct correlation between the communications flight to our higher command and Emergency Operations Center. We help to maintain accountability of every personnel within the flight as well

  • 164th Airlift Squadron Trains at Pope Army Airfield

    As the sun began to rise over the North Carolina flight line, the aircrew was already hard at work. Preparing themselves and the aircraft by attending early morning briefings and conducting pre-flight inspections hours before the plane was ready for takeoff, to ensure success in completing their

  • Ohio Airman Earns Visionary Leadership Award

    MANSFIELD, Ohio – Lt. Col. Clarence “Kenny” Maynus from the 179th Airlift Wing, maintenance group was recognized Feb. 16, 2018 for his contributions to the Ohio National Guard in 2017 by earning the Major. Gen. Wayt Visionary Leadership Award. The award was presented at the Joint Senior Leader

  • Serving on behalf of a grateful nation

    MANSFIELD, Ohio – The Wright Patterson Air Force Base (WPAFB) Honor Guard graduated 10 new members from the Ohio Air National Guard and Air Force Reserve March 23, 2018 at the 200th RED HORSE Squadron, Camp Perry, Ohio.