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  • Building Bonds through Training

    Tennessee Air National Guard, Memphis, Tenn. (November 13, 2018) -- A firefighter from 164th Civil Engineering Squadron in Memphis, Tennessee, recently merged with firefighters from Bulgaria, Latvia, and Estonia at a joint exercise called Northern Strike 18, held July 23 through Aug. 18 at the Combat Readiness Training Center in Alpena,
  • 164th Airlift Wing Volunteer for Habitat for Humanity

    MEPHIS AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, Memphis, Tenn. (July 28, 2018) -- Members of the 164th Airlift Wing volunteered with the local Habitat for Humanity program July 28, 2018 in Memphis, Tenn. This was a major opportunity to increase the visibility of the wing in the eyes of the community.“The wing is always looking for a way to help out in the
  • 164th Airlift Wing partners with University of Memphis

    MEMPHIS AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, Memphis, Tenn. (Aug. 22, 2018) --  With Penny Hardaway as the new head coach and back to back winning seasons for the football team, many eyes will be on the University of Memphis.  This will allow the 164th Airlift Wing, along with 141 other companies, to receive more visibility now that they have joined the
  • Through The Eyes of The Past

    MEMPHIS AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, Memphis, Tenn. (Aug. 8, 2018) -- There can be both positive and negative out comes of war, but it is not very often that citizens of other nations have the opportunity to hear how the sacrifice of another nation’s military changed their life for the better. Unlike most, Col. John Kelly, former vice wing commander of
  • The 164th Welcomes a New Vice Wing Commander

    (June 6, 2018) – Col. Gary D. Smith joins the 164th Airlift Wing as their new vice wing commander June 6 in Memphis, Tenn.Smith joins the 164th after a three year tour as the 118th Mission Support Group commander in Nashville, Tenn.Smith, being a native Tennessean, grew up in a small town northwest of Chattanooga, Tenn., where he spent his summers
  • Shirts' symposium most significant, gathers hundreds

    The Air National Guard’s training and education center hosted the largest gathering of Air Force First Sergeants in recent memory.
  • 164th Youth Lock-in

    Memphis, Tenn. – Members of the 164th Airlift Wing held a “Youth Lock-in” in observance of Military Child month Apr. 13 and 14 at the Memphis Air National Guard base, Memphis, Tenn. April is Military Child month. Members of the military and community wear purple, and many organizations across the nation put together different activities to honor
  • 2018 AF Warrior Games team announced

    The U.S. Air Force Wounded Warrior Program is proud to announce the 2018 Air Force Warrior Games team.
  • Air Force Reservist brings comic-con to military members

    Make-up, costumes and talent came together Saturday, to create a one of a kind masterpieces to showcase at the only place it seems acceptable: a comic convention. Staff Sgt. Christopher Tarantino, an Air Force reservist assigned to the 164th Airlift Wing within the Tennessee Air National Guard, hosts comic-cons to give military members and
  • Tennessee Airman announced as Air Force Spark Tank finalist

    The Air Force announced the six Spark Tank finalists who will showcase their innovative ideas to Air Force senior leaders Feb. 23, 2018, in Orlando, Florida, at the Air Force Association Air Warfare Symposium.