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Master Sgt. Jeffrey Jones gives a First Sgt. briefing to members of the Ohio Air National Guard at RAF Lakenheath on July 29, 2014. The Ohio Air National Guard has members from the 121st Air Refueling Wing, 179th Airlift Wing, and 180th Fighter Wing training with active duty counterparts from their specific career fields working with both RAF Mildenhall and RAF Lakenheath. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Zachary Wintgens/Released) Ohio Air National Guard units train in England
Ohio Air National Guard units came together with the active duty Air Force, as they performed annual training during the month of July and into August, 2014, at RAF Mildenhall, England. Members of the 180th Fighter Wing, 179th Airlift Wing and 121st Air Refueling Wing trained with their active duty counterparts from their specific career fields,
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2014
U.S. Air Force Tech. Sgt. Patrick Linder, 121st Air Refueling Wing Security Forces Squadron, Rickenbacker Air National Guard Base, Ohio, walks through the streets of a mock village at the Alpena Combat Readiness Training Center, Mich., August 6, 2014. During the training, 121st SFS Airmen received instruction on mission planning, land navigation, building entry, casualty evacuation, and how to shoot, move and communicate. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Airman 1st Class Wendy Kuhn/Released) Security Forces takes Alpena by storm
Mission planning, land navigation, building entry, casualty evacuation, combat life-saving - these are just some of the skills that were honed at the 121st Air Refueling Wing Security Forces Squadron's annual training at the Alpena Combat Readiness Training Center in Alpena, Mich. from July 26, 2014 until Aug. 8, 2014.Of the squadron's 127 members,
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2014
U.S. Air Force Airmen and U.S. Soldiers stand ready to help disaster victims during exercise Vibrant Response July 22, 2014 at Camp Atterbury, Ind. Vibrant Response is a major homeland emergency response exercise conducted by U.S. Northern Command which involves about 5,500 military and civilian personnel from 28 U.S. states and territories. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Ralph Branson/Released) Vibrant Response 2014
Airmen from the 121st Air Refueling Wing participated in a major homeland emergency response exercise conducted by U.S. Northern Command at Camp Atterbury, Ind. Joint Exercise Vibrant Response involves more than 5,500 military and civilian personnel from 28 U.S. states and territories. It is considered the nation's premier disaster response
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2014
Default Air Force Logo 121st members participate in mass fatality exercise
Members of the 121st Air Refueling Wing Force Support Squadron and 121st Medical Group participated in the 2014 Montgomery County Office of Emergency Management Mass Fatality Full-Scale Exercise at the National Center for Medical Readiness, Fairborn, Ohio, Apr. 17, 2014. The 2014 MCOEM FSE was a one day exercise that focused on key local and
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2014
Senior Airman Keshia Shutts received a Christmas morning phone call from President Barack Obama while deployed at Kandahar Airfield, Afghanistan. (U.S. Air Force photo by Capt. Tristan Hinderliter) Deployed Airman receives Christmas phone call from President Obama
12/26/2012 - KANDAHAR AIRFIELD, Afghanistan (AFNS) -- "Hello, President Obama? ... I'm great, how are you?"So began the most memorable phone call of a six-month deployment for Senior Airman Keshia Shutts with the 451st Expeditionary Logistics Readiness Squadron here, who received a Christmas morning phone call from President Barack Obama.The
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2012
Default Air Force Logo 121st Airmen welcome new home
A ribbon cutting ceremony for a $6.4 million Security Forces/Weather Flight facility was held on April 17, 2010 at the 121st Air Refueling Wing, Rickenbacker Air National Guard Base. The building is an imperative addition to the 121st."The new facility will provide much needed space for the Security Forces and Weather Flight Airmen," 121st ARW
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2010
Default Air Force Logo Leaders pledge support to Guard, Reserve employers
The Pentagon's top civilian official for Guard and Reserve matters and uniformed reserve-component leaders pledged to support employers of the nation's Guard and Reserve members at a Pentagon ceremony today. Dennis M. McCarthy, assistant secretary of defense for reserve affairs, was the first official to sign the statement of support sponsored by
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2009
Default Air Force Logo Hard work, dedication for the CES training deployment to Hungary
The 121st Civil Engineering Squadron landed at Budapest Airport on August 1, 2009 at 11:00 a.m. local time. The chain line was immediately formed upon the opening of the aircraft door and the work began for Civil Engineering. It did not stop that day until reaching our destination at Camp Bondsteel KFor , Hungary, about three hours southwest of
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2009
Senior Master Sgt. Judson Shull and Airman 1st Class Robert Bissett take a load off after fighting a fire in an Iraqi housing development  The two were off-base when a fire broke out in the nearby neighborhood. Guard firefighters save lives in fire
Two Ohio Air National Guard firefighters were recently credited with saving 10 civilian homes and countless lives and property when they jumped into action while volunteering in an off-base area outside of Baghdad International Airport, Iraq. Senior Master Sgt. Judson Shull, from the Mansfield-based 179th Airlift Wing, and Airman 1st Class Robert
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2009
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