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  • 115th Fighter Wing celebrates final F-16 departure from Truax Field

    The 115th Fighter Wing’s final F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft departed October 5, following a sendoff ceremony commemorating their 30-year service at Truax Field.Col. Bart Van Roo, the 115th Fighter Wing commander, was joined by state, local and military leaders who gathered with 115th Fighter Wing

  • 115th FW performs final F-16 phase inspection amid F-35 transition

    As the 115th Fighter Wing’s transition from the F-16 Fighting Falcon to the F-35 Lighting II continues, Airmen on base find themselves doing the jobs they have grown to love for the very last time.Airmen performing phase maintenance worked their final inspection on an F-16 during the drill weekend,

  • Wisconsin Guard, civilian partners practice crisis response

    Airmen and Soldiers of the Wisconsin Chemical, Biological, Radiological & Nuclear Enhanced Response Force Package conducted a combined training event at the Fox Valley Technical College Public Safety Training Center in Appleton, Wisconsin, May 14, 2022.

  • Truax Field begins PFAS remedial investigation

    This week the Air National Guard will conclude part one of the remedial investigation into the presence of Per- and Polyfluoroalkyl substances at Truax Field.The investigation marks the second major step in the Environmental Protection Agency’s Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and

  • Truax firefighters receive international accreditation

    Truax Field Fire and Emergency Services became the second Air National Guard fire department in the U.S. to be accredited by the Center for Public Safety Excellence’s Commission on Fire Accreditation International March 23 following a round of hearings in Orlando, Florida.The accreditation

  • Madison Airman receives Bronze Star

    The 115th Fighter Wing mission support group superintendent was awarded a Bronze Star during her retirement ceremony March 5, at Truax Field in Madison, Wisconsin, for her distinguished achievements throughout her deployment from November 2020 to May 2021.