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Aug. 21, 2019

AMC C-130 rainbow fitting inspections complete

In less than two weeks, all 113 Total Force C-130 Hercules aircraft have been inspected and 112 cleared to return to worldwide operational duty, following a temporary removal from service Aug. 7 designed to address atypical cracks found on an aircraft.

Aug. 21, 2019

Inspiring the next generation

Aug. 21, 2019

Army commemorates 79 years of Airborne history

As the national anthem played, the audience held hands over hearts and watched as a U.S. Army parachutist glided down from an unbroken blue sky, pulling a U.S. flag behind him. So opened the Maneuver Center of Excellence and Fort Benning's National Airborne Day observation Aug. 16 at Fryar Drop Zone at Fort Benning. The first paratrooper test jump took place 79 years ago, Aug. 16, 1940, at Fort Benning.

Aug. 21, 2019

National Guard Counterdrug Program celebrates 30 years

AUSTIN, Texas — The National Guard Counterdrug Program this year celebrates 30 years of support to more than 300 federal, state, local, tribal and territorial law enforcement agencies across all 54 states and territories.The program's history is marked by parks that are built in the place of demolished drug houses, record multi-billion dollar drug

Aug. 19, 2019

Deployed Siblings: Kelsey and James Harty

Multiple family members serving in the Armed Forces is not an uncommon thing. Sometimes those family members serve in the same location, which may even be a deployed environment. This happens to be the case for sister and brother, Kelsey and James Harty. Although in separate units, they are coincidently deployed to the same location in Afghanistan.

Aug. 16, 2019

2019 Focus on the Force Week honors ANG’s four Outstanding Airmen

The Air National Guard recognized the four Outstanding Airmen of the Year (OAY) during the 2019 Focus on the Force Week Aug. 11-16 at Joint Base Andrews, Maryland.

Aug. 11, 2019


Delaware National Guard’s Adjutant General Michael Berry promoted to the rank of Major General by Delaware Governor John Carney during a promotion ceremony outside of Legislative Hall in Dover, Del., Aug. 10th.Maj. Gen. Berry showed his appreciation to the hundreds of Delaware Guardsmen, family and friends who were there to witness the

Aug. 11, 2019

166th Airlift Wing welcomes World War II veteran

The 166th Airlift Wing welcomed U.S. Army Air Corps 1st Lt. (ret) Raymond Firmani as a guest speaker for a Hangar Talk, here, Aug. 10, 2019.The event allowed Firmani to give a first-hand account of his experiences as a B-17 pilot during World War II. He spoke about the 25 combat missions he flew during his time in the Army Air Corps as well as

Aug. 5, 2019


The Delaware National Guard held a deployment ceremony for 250 of the Delaware Army National Guard’s 198th Expeditionary Signal Battalion Soldiers at the Delaware State University Football Stadium in Dover, Del., August 3, 2019.

July 25, 2019

166th Communications Flight join forces with Delaware Department of Homeland Security

Members from the 166th Communications Flight participated in a Site on Wheels deployment exercise with the Delaware Department of Homeland Security’s Division of Communications here, July 24, 2019.The Site on Wheels deployment is a collaborative effort between the 166th CF and DivComm to give situational awareness of the civilian assets available