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  • Free financial services available to Airmen

    Whether a deployment or separating from service, Airmen encounter a wide range of life circumstances that require making financial decisions.
  • Tacticians talk ‘data link’ future for Mobility Air Force

    ROSECRANS AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, Mo. – The Advanced Airlift Tactics Training Center hosted the fifth annual MAF Data Link User Group conference at Rosecrans on Aug. 2 - 3, 2018.
  • From technical training to hurricane relief

    ROSECRANS AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, Mo. - As Puerto Rico began recovering from the aftermath of Hurricane Maria, Airman 1st Class Douglas Kruse graduated from technical school at Keesler Air Force Base, Miss., on Oct. 3, 2017.
  • Airmen train in homeland response

    SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – Airmen from the 139th Airlift Wing recently embarked on a Homeland Response Force training mission here June 15-16, 2018. The training is designed to assist civilian agencies and authorities during natural disasters.“We have four large tents that take at least eight to 15 people to setup,” said U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Wendy
  • Airmen gain professional development through book club

    ROSECRANS NATIONAL GUARD BASE, Mo. - Airmen from the 139th Airlift Wing recently started a base-wide book club. The group meets on drill weekends and is open to all members."The base is always looking for a way to do more professional development," said Capt. Jessica Knox, vice president for the Company Grade Officers Council, who helped start the
  • Air National Guard hosts Open Skies flight

    The Air National Guard’s 139th Airlift Wing hosted members of partner military forces for joint training flights over the United States at Rosecrans Air National Guard Base here, January 31 – February 2, 2018.
  • Wing deploys two additional aircraft in support of Hurricane Harvey relief

    The 139th Airlift Wing, Missouri Air National Guard, deployed two C-130 Hercules cargo aircraft Aug. 29 to Biggs Army Airfield, El Paso, Texas, in support of relief efforts from Hurricane Harvey.The Airmen will transport 45 security personnel and 12,000 pounds of cargo from Biggs Army Airfield to San Antonio.The two aircraft, consisting of 12
  • 139th Airlift Wing celebrates quadrennial Military Ball

    Airmen from Rosecrans Air National Guard Base, Mo., celebrated 70 years of Air Force history July 8th at the “Eclipse the Night” quadrennial Military Ball, held at the Civic Arena in St. Joseph, Mo.The ball is an annual celebration held in honor of the day the Air Force became a separate branch of service. It is an Air Force-wide event that allows
  • Top leadership of the Air National Guard visit Rosecrans

    It isn't every day when, straight from the nation's capital, the Air National Guard director and command chief master sergeant, visit St. Joseph, Missouri.Between a change of command ceremony in the morning, where the 139th Airlift Wing and city of St. Joseph welcomed a new commander, and a military ball in the evening, visiting with the top
  • Wing to host change of command ceremony

    The 139th Airlift Wing will host a change of command ceremony at the St. Joseph Civic Arena July 8, 2017 at 10:00 am.Col. Ed Black, the Wing’s vice commander, will assume command of the 139th Airlift Wing during the ceremony.The event is open to the public.Outgoing commander, Col. Ralph Schwader, will be assigned to Missouri National Guard