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  • 166th Airlift Wing hosts Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program Event

    The 166th Airlift Wing hosted a Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program Event at the Hilton Double Tree in Wilmington, Del., Aug. 18, 2018. The Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program, a federally-mandated program, encompasses a cooperative network of military services, veteran service organizations, federal and state governmental departments and other
  • 166th Airlift Wing welcomes new Command Chief

    An Assumption of Responsibility ceremony was held here July 14 as the 166th Airlift Wing welcomed its new command chief. Chief Master Sgt. William Horay assumed responsibility as the command chief of the 166th AW from Chief Master Sgt. Shaune Peters, after serving the 166th AW for 4 years.  Twenty-nine-year veteran of the Delaware Air National
  • The Guard proved its value during hurricane season

    The work of Guard pilots, pararescuemen and air traffic controllers — alongside countless others from across government — was probably one of the underreported military stories of last year.
  • Ten ANG EOD units participate in training exercise

    10 of the 17 Air National Guard Explosive Ordnance Disposal units and two international partners participated in the annual Audacious Warrior Exercise here and at Volk Field Air National Guard Base
  • 166th Airlift Wing Airmen deploy in support of USCENTCOM

    More than one hundred Airmen assigned to the 166th Airlift Wing deployed with C-130H aircraft to Southwest Asia in support of the United States Central Command, June 25 and 27, 2018 at New Castle Air National Guard Base, Del.USCENTCOM is a warfighting Combatant Command. Its mission is to direct and enable military operations and activities with
  • 166 AW Airmen participate in suspicious package training event

    Staff Sgt. Seth Kohn, 166th Civil Engineer Squadron explosive ordnance disposal technician operates the F6 robot during a suspicious package training event at New Castle Air National Guard Base, Del., June 21, 2018. The training provided an opportunity to train and execute emergency response procedures in the event a suspicious package were
  • Staff Sgt. Marilyn Scott Dedication Ceremony

    A dedication ceremony was held here to honor the memory of fallen Staff Sgt. Marilyn Scott, at New Castle Air National Guard Base, Del., June 3, 2018. Scott was a member of the 166th Operations Support Squadron and lost her life on Feb. 7, 2017. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Nathan Bright)
  • 166th Comptroller Flight Superintendent recognized by Gov. Carney

    NEW CASTLE AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, Del. - Master Sgt. Lori Friess, superintendent, 166th Comptroller Flight, Delaware Air National Guard, takes a moment to answer a few questions for 166th Public Affairs videographer- photographer John Michaels on Jan. 19. At the Delaware Governor’s State of the State address Jan. 18, Gov. John Carney recognized 166th Comptroller Flight superintendent Master Sgt. Lori Friess as an exceptional member of the Delaware National Guard.
  • 166th Communications Airman is ‘Diamond Sharp’ in Germany

    An Airman’s first temporary duty assignment is often an exciting and anticipated career milestone. They have new mission objectives and goals, and learning experiences abound. They create friendships and connections that can last an entire career. And sometimes, Airmen far exceed the standard set out for them – Senior Airman Matthew Hartge is one of those Airmen.