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  • AKIACHAK, Alaska, - Santa Claus traded his sleigh and eight magically motivated reindeer for an Alaska Air National Guard C-130 Hercules during a Dec. 3, 2016, visit to Akiachak.UA-87633511-1

  • ARLINGTON, Va. - We recognize Dec. 7 as the 75th anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor in Hawaii, and the beginning, for the United States, of a long and hard military struggle against the Axis powers. UA-87633511-1

  • EASTOVER S.C. - Hidden in the woods of the South Carolina Army National Guard McCrady Training Center (MTC), among the trails used for tank and paladin maneuvers and land navigation courses, is the story of South Carolina. Until the severe flooding that affected most of the state in late 2015, including MTC, some of it was still undiscovered. UA-87633511-1

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    Members of the 126th Air Refueling Wing Maintenance Squadron and 906th Air Refueling Squadron flew a KC-135 Stratotanker aircraft in a black letter initial status for the first time in both squadrons' history, December 5.


    A black letter flight occurs when an aircraft flies with zero discrepancies, a feat rarely achieved in the Air Force.


    Many crew chiefs go their entire career without this accomplishment. To achieve it with an aircraft more than 50 years old makes it all the more special.
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  • SIOUX FALLS, S.D. - Security Soldiers and Airmen from the South Dakota National Guard are preparing for joint support of the 58th Presidential Inauguration in Washington, D.C., Jan. 20.

  • RIYADH, Saudi Arabia - During Thanksgiving visits with troops serving in four countries, Air Force Gen. Joseph Lengyel saw how fully National Guard members are integrated in the Joint Force as part of One Army and the Total Air Force.

  • AUSTIN, Texas - One of our Warrior Ethos is "Never Leave a Fallen Soldier."

    Over the last few months, I have seen my fellow Texas Guardsmen stand up to this challenge in a way that both humbles me and makes me proud to serve alongside them.