139th News

  • "Red Rampage" - Powered by the 139th Airlift Wing

    For the past five years, Airmen and volunteers of the 139th Airlift Wing have had a unique role at the home football games of the Kansas City Chiefs. Guardsmen with the Missouri Air National Guard unit, as well as retirees and their family members have been supporting the pyrotechnic crew at

  • Wing recruiter brings home a state level award

    Congratulations are in order for Staff Sgt. Krystalyn Davis as she was recently awarded the Top Missouri Air National Guard Recruiter award for her recruiting work at the 139th Airlift Wing. In the state of Missouri, she competed against seven other Air National Guard recruiters.

  • 139th recruiters hitch a new trailer

    The recruiting trailer sits at Rosecrans Air National Guard Base, St. Joseph, Mo., March 2, 2019. Recruiters plan to travel to events with the trailer to help their recruiting efforts.

  • 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.

  • 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