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Wisconsin National Guard Airmen assigned to the 115th Fighter Wing attend the unit's annual awards ceremony at Truax Field in Madison, Wisconsin, Jan. 6, 2017. The ceremony highlighted Airman from throughout the unit who displayed exemplary skill and leadership in the performance of their duties both at home, and in deployed locations around the world. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Paul Gorman) Airmen receive recognition for 2017 achievements
The 115th Fighter Wing conducted their 2017 annual awards ceremony this past Saturday January 6, 2018. More than 600 Air National Guard members were in attendance to witness fellow wingmen become recognized for outstanding achievements. Award winners were brought to stage to be personally congratulated by leadership.
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Chief Master Sgt. Richard D. King, 1st Air Force command chief, met with Airmen with the 115th Fighter Wing at the 115th FW in Madison, Wis., Dec. 3, 2017. King came to the wing to speak with Airmen and to discover what they need to accomplish their jobs more effectively. He also spent time thanking Airmen for their achievements, including temporary deployments helping those suffering from recent hurricane damage. (Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Andrea F. Rhode) 1st Air Force recognizes outstanding Wisconsin Airmen
1st Air Force Command Chief Master Sgt. Richard King visited the Wisconsin Air National Guard’s 115th Fighter Wing, Dec. 3, 2017, as part of an Air Force North support mission to directly engage with Air Control Alert sites throughout North America. The visit allowed King a first-hand look at the Truax Field alert facilities, and an opportunity to speak with the pilots, maintainers and support personnel who perform the 24/7 mission to safeguard U.S. airspace.
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National Guard members from throughout the U.S. gather at Truax Field in Madison, Wisconsin, November 9, 2017, during a week-long Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Victim Advocate Training Course. The 40-hour National Guard Bureau course is a prerequisite for National Guard Airmen selected to become certified victim advocates, and fulfills refresher training requirements for their Army National Guard counterparts. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Paul Gorman) 115th Fighter Wing hosts Victim Advocate Training
Approximately 20 National Guard members from throughout the U.S. gathered at Truax Field November 6-10, 2017, to attend the Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Victim Advocate Training Course. The 40-hour National Guard Bureau course is a prerequisite for National Guard Airmen selected to become certified victim advocates, and fulfills refresher training requirements for their Army National Guard counterparts.
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Airmen of the 115th Fighter Wing Airmen were welcomed home by family and friends in a ceremony held today at Truax Field in Madison, Wis. November 8, 2017.  Approximately 270 Airmen and 12  F-16 Fighting Falcons were deployed to Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea for three months training under the direction of the 8th Fighter Wing at Kunsan as part of a Pacific Air Force Theater Security Package deployment. Fighter Wing welcomes home Airmen from South Korea TSP
Approximately 270 Airmen from the Madison-based 115th Fighter Wing returned to Truax Field Nov. 8 after a three-month deployment to Kunsan Air Base, Republic of Korea. Maj. Gen. Donald Dunbar, Wisconsin's adjutant general, Col. Erik Peterson, 115th Fighter Wing Commander, and senior Wisconsin Air National Guard leaders welcomed home the Airmen at a ceremony at Truax. "Airmen of the 176th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron, from the moment you arrived at Kunsan Air Base, your outstanding performance, attitude, and effort resulted in immediate positive impacts," said 115th Fighter Wing Commander Col. Erik Peterson. "Our experienced cadre of pilots immediately set to work instructing numerous inexperienced active component pilots and reducing a tremendous backlog of upgrades both at Kunsan and Osan air bases, while our maintainers similarly demonstrated their experience while improving maintenance processes and repairs."
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A monument dedicated to the farm youth of Wisconsin who have served their country in the defense of freedom, found a new resting place with help from the Airmen of the 115th Fighter Wing Civil Engineering Squadron and Urban Search and Rescue team based out of Truax Field, Madison, Wisconsin. The 18 Airmen invested approximately 60-75 hours into the movement Oct. 14, with many more hours invested behind the scenes with planning and coordination between the 115th FW’s CES, Fire and Emergency Services Flight, and USAR team along with the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection, and Wisconsin Department of Administration – Bureau of Real Estate Management. Monument movement provides quality training for National Guard Airmen
A monument dedicated to the farm youth of Wisconsin who have served their country in the defense of freedom, found a new resting place with help from the Airmen of the 115th Fighter Wing Civil Engineering Squadron and Urban Search and Rescue team based out of Truax Field, Madison, Wisconsin. The 18 Airmen invested approximately 60-75 hours into the movement Oct. 14, with many more hours invested behind the scenes with planning and coordination between the 115th FW’s CES, Fire and Emergency Services Flight, and USAR team along with the Wisconsin Department of Agriculture, Trade and Consumer Protection, and Wisconsin Department of Administration, Bureau of Real Estate Management.
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Wisconsin Air National Guard’s 115th Fighter Wing deploys to U.S. Pacific Command Wisconsin Air National Guard’s 115th Fighter Wing deploys to U.S. Pacific Command
Airmen of the 115th Fighter Wing gathered with their family and friends to bid farewell in a ceremony held at Truax Field, Madison Wisconsin.
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Tech. Sgt. Antony Lucia, 145th Airlift Wing services Airman, prepares cantaloupe for Northern Lightning 2017 participants at Volk Field Air National Guard Base, Camp Douglas, Wis., May 9, 2017. The 40 services Airmen and Soldiers from across the nation prepared meals for approximately 6,500 exercise participants during the two-week exercise. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Andrea F. Rhode) Services Airmen provide meals during Northern Lightning
Approximately 40 services Airmen and Soldiers from across the nation flew in for the 2017 Northern Lightning Exercise at Volk Field Air National Guard Base, Camp Douglas, Wisconsin, to provide hot meals for the more than 6,500 participants April 27-May 12.
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