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  • Guard members thank Patriot Guard Riders

    Fargo, N.D. -On Saturday, Feb. 9th members of the Patriot Guard Riders (PGR) were invited to the 119th Wing, N.D. Air National Guard for a "meet and greet" with local military members who want to thank the volunteers for their continued support. Since the group's inception, PGR has volunteered extensively in the N.D. Air and Army National Guard. In
  • 119th Wing Receives Air Force Oustanding Unit Award

    Fargo, N.D. - The 119th Wing has once again set itself apart from other similar units in the nation by receiving the Air Force Outstanding Unit Award (AFOUA) for the 12th time. The 119th Wing will conduct a ceremony to receive this honor on Saturday, March 8th at 2:30 p.m. Major General David Sprynczynatyk, N.D. Adjutant General, will be presenting
  • Guard, Reserve leaders speak before Senate

    Military leaders from the National Guard and Reserve testified before members of the Senate Appropriations Committee, Subcommittee on Defense, April 11 on Capitol Hill to give a status on the forces and to bring focus on the services' budget. Lt. Gen. Craig R. McKinley, the director of the Air National Guard, spoke candidly about the Airmen under
  • First C-21 arrives in North Dakota

    The first official 119th Fighter Wing C-21 aircraft arrived Jan. 10 in Fargo.The aircraft marks the unit's transition from the F-16 Fighting Falcon to the C-21 and MQ-1 Predator unmanned aerial vehicle. "The Happy Hooligans have proven themselves as the best of the best in every mission they have been assigned," North Dakota Governor John Hoeven
  • North Dakota ANG unit flies first unmanned mission

    Members of the 119th Wing flew its first unmanned aircraft system mission as an MQ-1 Predator flew July 2 from Fargo. Airmen of the North Dakota Air National Guard squadron is flying the Predator after converting in January to new missions of unmanned aircraft and the C-21 cargo aircraft.The Predator is a medium-altitude, long-endurance, remotely