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  • Wisconsin Air Guard bids farewell to RC-26 mission

    Pilots assigned to the 115th Fighter Wing in Madison bid farewell to the Wisconsin Air National Guard’s RC-26B reconnaissance aircraft after its final flight returned to Truax Field, Dec. 28, 2022.

  • 115th FW gains firsthand knowledge during Lockheed Martin visit

    Wisconsin Air National Guardsmen involved in the 115th Fighter Wing's aircraft conversion from the F-16 Fighting Falcon to the F-35 Lightning II tour Lockheed Martin's manufacturing facility and witness the beginning phases of what will be 115th aircraft.

  • 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