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Members from the 115th FIghter Wing fish on Lake Wisconsin May 8 as part of the 3rd Annual 115th FW Fishing Tournament. Ten two-person teams competed in the competition. (Photo by Master Sgt. Dan Richardson) Airmen take to Lake Wisconsin for fishing tourney
Jesse Ramirez and Dave Dahlke reeled in a combined 15.51 pounds to best nine other teams in the Third Annual 115th Fighter Wing Fishing Tournament on Lake Wisconsin May 8. The winning team turned in six Largemouth Bass for a convincing victory over second place finishers Dan Richardson and Shane Holden who caught three Largemouth Bass for a
0 6/08
2009
(Left to right) Brad Keil, Middleton Police Chief, Dr. Peter Karofsky, Staff Sgt. Tyson Hall, 115th Contracting Squadron, and Middleton Mayor Kurt Sonnentag stand together following a recognition ceremony for Sergeant Hall for his lifesaving rescue April 18 at Middleton High School. (Photo: Courtesy) Truax Airman applies life-saving skills, receives award
Many Airmen have received Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) training from the military. Few, however, have had the chance to actually utilize the knowledge and skills they learned. On an ordinary day, Staff Sgt. Tyson Hall, 115th Contracting Squadron, ran across an incident that afforded him just that chance. While in MIddleton, Wis. and speaking
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Airman 1st Class Johanna Brooks, Air National Guard - Band of the Northwest member, sings a pop song as part of their concert practice following a full day of pre-deployment training at Volk Field Combat Readiness Training Center, Wis., April 17. Two other bands participated in the training which readies 30 ANG band members to deploy overseas to aid a strained active duty band element this summer. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Tech. Sgt. Jon LaDue) Air National Guard Bands build 'bonds of friendship through music'
Collectively they are armed with everything from bass guitars and drum sticks to keyboards and microphones. They are Airmen ... better yet, they are rock-band Airmen. Their mission is to inspire, motivate and raise morale through music. They play the same popular rock, pop and country music heard on the radio today. Now, they are not only capable
0 5/19
2009
Staff Sgt. Jose Irizarry, a crew chief from the Air National Guard’s 115th Fighter Wing in Madison, Wis., inspects an air speed indicator on an F-16C Fighting Falcon prior to flight.  The 115th FW participated in an air-to-air combat training skills along side their naval counterparts from the Strike Fighter Squadron 2 (VFA-2), Naval Air Station Lemoore, Calif. during a two-week training mission. Air Force, Navy combine for air combat skills training
Setting aside their disagreements on which state has better cheese, pilots from the Air National Guard's 115th Fighter Wing in Madison, Wis. honed their air-to-air combat training skills along side their naval counterparts from the Strike Fighter Squadron 2 (VFA-2), Naval Air Station Lemoore, Calif. during a two-week training mission at NAS Key
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A two ship of F-16C Fighting Falcons from the 115th Fighter Wing, Wisconsin Air National Guard on a routine training mission in the skies over Wisconsin October 21st, 2008. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Master Sgt. Paul Gorman) (RELEASED) 115th Fighter Wing F-16s respond to suspicious aircraft
Air National Guard fighter aircraft from two states intercepted a suspicious aircraft as it flew into U.S. airspace on Monday afternoon. North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) directed F16C's assigned to the 148th Fighter Wing (FW) in Duluth, Minn., to initially intercept the plane near Michigan's Upper Peninsula before handing off the
0 4/07
2009
Tech. Sgt. Michael Harvey, 115th Security Forces Squadron, provides cordon security  around Bldg. 500 following a report of a suspicious package during an exercise here March 18. The joint exercise included many different units on Truax Field as well as the U.S. Postal Service, Federal Bureau of Investigation and the 54th Civil Support Team. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Master Sgt. Dan Richardson) Truax hosts joint 'suspicious' package exercise
"For the Commander Truax Field"   Emergency responders got the call shortly after it was discovered -- approximately 7:40 a.m. They weren't exactly sure what they were responding to, but it was "suspicious." It was a small cardboard box, taped up and found in the command suite of Bldg. 500. It was addressed to the commander with no return address,
0 3/31
2009
Brenton Mathews and David Pent, employees of Activision subsidiary Raven Software, assemble a mannequin wearing a flight suit belonging to the 115th Fighter Wing. The figure was scanned in 3-D for a representative sample of authentic flight suits for use in current and possible future video games. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Jon LaDue)  115th Fighter Wing flight suit gets a 3-D scan for video game

0 3/05
2009
Staff Sgt. Eileen Zellmer, 115th Services Flight, prepares dessert for the February UTA. Sergeant Zellmer and her co-workers help to provide the more than 1,000 Guardsmen that report to Truax Field each month with hot, fresh meals. (U.S. Air Force photos by Master Sgt. Paul Gorman) BAM Mission Highlight (Mar. 09)

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Operating a Remotec F-6A Andros Hazardous Duty Robot, Staff Sgt. Nicholas Stehling shows off a recently acquired piece of equipment designed to assist explosive ordnance disposal personnel get the job done safely. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. Paul Gorman) Truax EOD continues to increase capability, train for ordnance disposal
Details. Details are their life. Or, better yet, life or death. For the Airman of the 115th Fighter Wing Explosive Ordnance Disposal flight, intricate details describe every decision, every step, every move. There is not always a manual, there is hardly ever enough time and the job is never routine, but EOD members are expected to act safely and
0 2/27
2009
Jeff Skiles, co-pilot of the U.S. Airways Flight 1549 that manuevered a water landing on the Hudson River in New York in January, visits with members of the Dane County Regional Airport and Truax Field Fire Station Feb. 20. Mr. Skiles, a native of Oregon, Wis., was invited to tour the airport and fielded questions on the water landing itself, resuce efforts and even his appearance on the David Letterman Show.  (U.S. Air Force Photo by Staff Sgt. Jon LaDue) Heroic commercial airline co-pilot tours Truax Field Fire Station

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