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  • Red Tails conduct readiness exercise

    The 187th Fighter Wing participated in a base-wide readiness assessment November 2-3, 2018, here.
  • Red Tails Embrace Mentorship

    The 187th Fighter Wing hosted the first speed mentoring opportunity for interested Red Tails here, yesterday.
  • Tuskegee Airmen Legacy Soars Over Alabama

    Flashes of red can regularly be seen streaking through the skies around lower Alabama as pilots from the Alabama Air National Guard fly their F-16 Fighting Falcons, honing their skills in routine training flights. But keen-eyed observers searching the skies on Thursday, September 6th, 2018 could have seen a unique tribute to the past, present, and future of the Tuskegee Airmen legacy that was born here more than 77 years ago.
  • Alabama Air Guard officer leads Tropic Care medical training mission

    Lt. Col. James Jones, the officer in charge for the Tropic Care Maui County 2018 Innovative Readiness Training (IRT) mission, first learned about the IRT program from members of the Alabama Air National Guard who had participated in previous missions around the country. Jones is the bioenvironmental engineer officer for Alabama’s 187th Medical Group at Dannelly Field Air National Guard Base in Montgomery. On the civilian side, he works as a maintenance manager at the Michelin Tires plant in Tuscaloosa, Alabama. And this year, Jones has devoted countless hours to leading the planning and operations for Tropic Care Maui County 2018.
  • 187FW Commander Highlights Priorites at All Call

    The 187th Fighter Wing held an all call for wing members August 5, 2018 outside the main hangar here.
  • 100FS Change of Command

    A new commander took charge of the 100th Fighter Squadron “Red Tails” during the squadron’s change of command ceremony here August 3, 2018. Maj. Robert Stimpson accepted responsibility of the squadron in front of Airmen, local leaders and family.
  • Air National Guardsmen provide no-cost healthcare at Alabama IRT

    Approximately 60 Air National Guardsmen from the 187th Fighter Wing in Montgomery, Ala., the 115th Fighter Wing in Madison, Wis., and the 128th Air Refueling Wing in Milwaukee, Wis. received valuable deployment readiness training and provided no-cost healthcare to the citizens of lower Alabama from May 27 to June 8, 2018 during the 2018 Alabama
  • 187th Fighter Wing Hosting 2018 Air Show

    The 187th Fighter Wing is hosting the Red Tails Over Montgomery Air Show September 8, 2018 at Dannelly Field Air National Guard Base.
  • 100th EFS redeploys back to Alabama

    The 100th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron redeployed from the 407th Air Expeditionary Group in Southwest Asia beginning Jan. 20.This marks the end of a three month deployment that started in October.“Our mission has been to execute combat air power for Operation Inherent Resolve, primarily in the close-air support and defensive counter-air roles,”
  • AF selects Dannelly Field as F-35 base location

    The Air Force has selected Truax Field Air National Guard Base, Wisconsin and Dannelly Field, Alabama as the preferred locations for the next two Air National Guard F-35A bases.