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  • Airmen celebrate the holidays with their families

    U.S. Airmen assigned to the 139th Airlift Wing, Missouri Air National Guard, bring their families for the annual Children's Christmas Workshop at Rosecrans Air National Guard Base, St. Joseph, Mo., Dec. 2, 2018.
  • Missouri Guardsman named Air Traffic Controller of the Year

    U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Damien Williams, accepted the 2018 Air Force Air Traffic Controller of the Year Award from the Air Traffic Control Association, during a ceremony at National Harbor near D.C. on October 2, 2018.
  • ANG leads airlift mission at Saber Junction 18

    Members of the 139th Airlift Wing’s operation and maintenance groups traveled to Ramstein Air Base, Germany, Sept. 12, 2018, to support the airlift portion of Saber Junction 18.
  • They come from above: Sound of Speed

    An estimated crowd of 70,000 visited the Sound of Speed Air Show and Open House the weekend of August 25 and 26, according to Col. Ed Black, commander of the 139th Airlift Wing of the Missouri Air National Guard. It turned out to be the most attended event ever in the history of Rosecrans Air National Guard Base.
  • 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.