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  • Multi-ship maintenance

    On Sunday, November 2, five C-130H aircraft started up. At noon, four taxied to the runway and took off headed to New Jersey to perform airdrop training. One held back as ground crew scrambled. Within an hour, a fifth C-130 went wheels up. A few hours later, all aircraft touched back down at the New Castle Air National Guard Base.Mission
  • Electronic health records on our wing’s horizon

    Next month the 166th Medical Group will begin to change the way medical paperwork is stored and accessed.In January Airmen start training on the scanning systems that will convert hard-copy health records into electronic format."The goal is to have all health records electronic by Sept. 30, 2015," said Lt. Col. Robin Pollock, medical administrative
  • If hazardous weather arrives call the DNG Inclement Weather Notification Line!

    Winter officially arrives in less than 30 days, and parts of northern Delaware could see modest snowfall with minor accumulation by tomorrow, November 26, the day before Thanksgiving.Get the official word on delayed openings or closings for Delaware National Guard facilities when weather conditions change for the worst.Call the Delaware National
  • Air National Guard Command Chief Hotaling visits 166th Airlift Wing, Delaware ANG

    The highest ranking enlisted member in the Air National Guard visited the 166th Airlift Wing here Oct. 18 to foster direct communication with Airmen.As the Air National Guard Command Chief, Chief Master Sgt. James W. Hotaling is responsible for matters influencing the health, morale and welfare of ANG personnel and their families.During his visit
  • Delaware Air Guard career news for October 2014

    October 2014 career news for Airmen of the Delaware Air National Guard covering officer appointments, enlistments, promotions and retirements. Unless otherwise noted, these personnel actions are effective October, 2014, as reported by the 166th Force Support Squadron and Delaware ANG HQ.Appointed: None this period.Enlistments:   Andrews, Richard,
  • Commander’s corner

    I see every day and every UTA the amazing level of competence and dedication of our Airmen. I am so proud that this unit truly exemplifies "Excellence in All We Do."And as we all should know, most individual recognition of excellence comes not from a single person's actions, but comes to represent the spirit of collaboration and team-work of a
  • Inaugural Senior Enlisted Symposium held by Delaware Air Guard

    Senior enlisted leaders from the Delaware Air National Guard met for three days following the October 18-19, 2014 Unit Training Assembly for the inaugural Senior Enlisted Symposium.The symposium provided a unique opportunity for the senior enlisted leaders to hear from the Delaware ANG leadership and provided a valuable setting for training and the
  • Drill weekend child care update for October 2014 to March 2015

    The 166th Airlift Wing Airman and Family Readiness Program has new information of use to all members of the Delaware National Guard with children needing child care for drill weekends.This update concerns the approved provider, Tender Loving Kare Child Care & Learning Center, in Newark, Delaware.The hours of drill weekend child care will be 6 a.m.
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital Veterans Recruitment event November 7

    Information shared from our Delaware National Guard Employer Support Specialist for veterans looking for civilian employment: The Johns Hopkins Hospital Veterans Recruitment event, Friday, Nov. 7, 2014, 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Baltimore, Md. Please check flyer (PDF document) for registration details and careers at The Johns Hopkins Hospital.
  • Fly with the Delaware National Guard

    If you've ever stared off into the clear blue sky and dreamed of sailing off into it; if you've ever gazed up at a gentle layer of pure white clouds and wondered what it was like to glide along the top of it; if you've ever felt that patriotic sense of pride well up inside of you and wanted to do something about it; if you think a career in