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COVID milestone: Guard vaccinates 10 million people

COVID milestone: Guard vaccinates 10 million people

ARLINGTON, Va. — Ten million moms, dads, grandparents, friends, co-workers and neighbors are now vaccinated thanks to the ongoing efforts of National Guard members who are administering shots “in the communities where they live and serve.” Those words came from Army Gen. Daniel Hokanson, chief of the National Guard Bureau, during a media roundtable…

yesterday, May 06, 2021
Airmen and Soldiers learn to communicate in joint training

Airmen and Soldiers learn to communicate in joint training

BARNES AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, Mass. – Bringing Airmen and Soldiers together through joint training is essential to increasing the interoperability of the Air and Army National Guard.Strong communication is vital to safely executing the mission, and saving lives depends on the ability of individuals to communicate in stressful situations. Airmen…

5 hours ago, May 07, 2021
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Partnerships forged during aerial firefighting training

Partnerships forged during aerial firefighting training

SAN BERNARDINO, Calif. – In the dry heat of the high desert, the California and Nevada Air National Guard, U.S. Forest Service, CAL FIRE, and multiple other firefighting agencies across the United States are performing their annual certification training for the aerial firefighting mission with MAFFS (Modular Airborne Fire Fighting System).The…

1 hour ago, May 07, 2021
63rd Civil Support Team trains with City of Altus

63rd Civil Support Team trains with City of Altus

Members of the Oklahoma National Guard’s 63rd Civil Support Team partnered with first responders and emergency personnel from the City of Altus for a 72-hour field exercise, May 4-6.…

7 hours ago, May 07, 2021
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