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  • All unit Airmen need to contact supervisor or work section for guidance on Hurricane IRENE

    All Airmen in the 166th Airlift Wing of the Delaware ANG (as well as all Soldiers in the Delaware Army National Guard) should have been contacted by their chain of command relating to Hurricane IRENE. If you have not been contacted, recommend you check your email, voicemail, etc. If there is no message, call your immediate military supervisor, work
  • Think safety: Proven methods help avert tragedy

    From the time the Wright Brothers invented the airplane, to the successful flight of the first unmanned aerial vehicle, the path to advancement has been paved with trial and error. In the U.S. Air Force, the ability to learn from those mistakes and take steps to correct them can mean the difference between life and death.Checklists and technical
  • Wing officers eligible to compete for ANG Officer Intermediate and Senior Developmental Education for 2012-2013

    In-residence fellows programs plus intermediate and senior service school applications are now being considered for appointed officers -- majors through colonels -- currently in the 166th Airlift Wing of the Delaware Air National Guard.The Air National Guard Airman Learning Branch (NGB/A1DL) is now accepting applications for resident developmental
  • Unity Day is today, Aug. 10!

    UNITY DAY for the Delaware National Guard is today, Aug. 10!  Come out for music, culture, dance, abundant (and free!) food, plus informative events highlighting and celebrating the diversity of the 1,500 member Delaware National Guard. Location: old main hangar at the Delaware Air National Guard, 2600 Spruance Drive, New Castle, from 11:00 a.m. to
  • Del. Air National Guard honors 3 for their work

    Three members of the Delaware Air National Guard have been named airman, non-commissioned officer and senior non-commissioned officer for the third quarter of 2011.All three Airmen work in units that are part of the 166th Airlift Wing in New Castle.Airman of the Quarter is Senior Airman Shirley P. Hunsiker of Dover, a knowledge manager and
  • Four new job openings for a First Sergeant, Flight Nurse, Paralegal and Public Affairs Officer in the Delaware Air National Guard

    The 166th Airlift Wing of the Delaware Air National Guard has posted four job vacancy announcements:The 166th Mission Support Group is hiring for a First Sergeant (details here) - AFSC 8F000M (traditional drill-status position), with a CLOSEOUT DATE of August 31, 2011.The 142nd Aeromedical Evacuation Squadron is hiring for Flight Nurses (details
  • Roll a Strike!! Sign up by Aug. 26 for Junior Enlisted Council's 5th Annual Bowling Tournament Saturday Sept. 17

    The 5th Annual Delaware Air National Guard Junior Enlisted Council Bowling Tournament will be Saturday, Sept. 17, 2011, starting at 5:00 p.m., at the Bowlerama on Rt. 9 during the September 17-18 Unit Training Assembly. It is an easy five-mile, 10-minute drive from the New Castle Airport to Bowlerama at 3031 New Castle Avenue, New Castle, Del.The
  • Join us! Now hiring for 27 enlisted career positions in the 166th Airlift Wing of the Delaware Air Guard

    If you are a high school graduate, under 35 years of age, or have prior military service, our recruiters want to talk with you. We are now hiring for 27 enlisted career positions available this summer in the 166th Airlift Wing of the Delaware Air National Guard.Throughout this year we are looking to enlist people into over 100 part-time positions
  • VA officials reach out to veterans to explain upcoming changes to GI Bill

    Department of Veterans Affairs officials are reaching out to inform veterans of recent changes made by Congress to the Post 9/11 GI Bill that take effect in 2011. "The Post 9/11 GI Bill is incredibly important because it reduces the financial burdens of higher education so that veterans have an opportunity to achieve their education goals," said
  • Aerospace Dining Hall menu for Aug. 6-7, 2011 UTA weekend

    We are pleased to post the luncheon menu for members of the 166th Airlift Wing for the unit's Aug. 6-7, 2011 Unit Training Assembly weekend. The meal is served 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the McCallister Memorial Aerospace Dining Facility, on the grounds of the Delaware ANG base on Spruance Drive.MENU:For Saturday, 6 AUGUST 2011 Spaghetti with