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  • Get them off the X!

    U.S. Airmen from the 514th Air Mobility Wing and the 421st Combat Training Squadron, both at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey, the 171st Air Refueling Wing, Pennsylvania, and Office of the Surgeon General, Headquarters U.S. Air Force, Virginia, participated in a test of concept TCCC course at JB MDL, N.J., October 30-31, 2021.
  • Inspiration Through Generations

    At the 171st Air Refueling Wing, this support is part of being an Airman. But what happens when the Airman is also your mother?
  • Evolving Our Ability To Survive and Operate

    Training in the Air Force is robust and encompasses a wide range of inherent capabilities and mission sets. Over the past 20 years, the Air Force has focused on sustained training and has set its sights on implementing new training to continue the legacy of being the strongest, fastest and most superior air power in the world.
  • 171st ARW Supports COVID Vaccination Efforts

    The 171st Air Refueling Wing supported COVID vaccination efforts at the installation and within the community.
  • Family Ties

    Staff Sgt.Tyler Sparkman serves alongside his father, Senior Master Sgt. David Sparkman, an occupational safety manager at the 171st ARW who has served in the Air National Guard for almost 30 years.
  • 171st Air Refueling Wing Observes Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month

    The 171st Air Refueling Wing observed Sexual Assault Awareness and Prevention Month with a mission to educate service members on prevention and intervention.
  • Stellar Performance! 171st Air Refueling Wing Inspected for Unit Effectiveness

    The UEI results are in, and they confirm what Col. Hyland, Chief Wiley, and I already knew – we excel at performing our mission, developing airmen, and upholding readiness
  • Streamers of Valor: Threads of the 171st Air Refueling Wing

    Symbolism is ever present in our society as Americans and longstanding within the military ranks. We use symbolism to represent our freedom with images of the Statue of Liberty and the American bald eagle. We pay homage to those who came before us with flags at almost every formal event to remind us of the great sacrifices made. Symbols are everywhere representing a little piece of the past, but we may not always know the story behind the symbols standing before us.
  • 171st Air Refueling Wing Aims for Excellence in National and State Marksmanship Competitions

    Each year, members from the 171st Air Refueling Wing compete in local, state and national shooting team competitions.
  • Pennsylvania Guard's 171st ARW refuels Navy E-2D aircraft

    While this is not the first time these Navy planes have been refueled midair by the U.S. Air Force, the operation is relatively new, with this being the first mission of its kind done by the 171st.