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    Wing leadership recognized six airmen as top performers during the 178th Wing Annual Outstanding Airmen of the Year award ceremony, December 2, 2023.Airmen are nominated for OAY based on their job performance in primary duty, leadership, followership and the whole airman concept. Nominations must

  • 123rd Air Control Squadron Trains with NATO Allies

    Airmen assigned to the 178th Wing’s 123rd Air Control Squadron hosted a two-week combined training exercise with eight service members from NATO allies Lithuania, Latvia, Estonia and Hungary.The training, which included air battle management, ground control intercept, large-force employment and

  • 123rd Air Control Squadron receives award from Drug Enforcement Agency

    The 123rd Air Control Squadron received an award from the Drug Enforcement Agency during a ceremony Wednesday in Blue Ash, Ohio.The award recognized the 123rd's contributions to the DEA's National Drug Take Back program, which resulted in removing more than 800 pounds of prescription drugs from

  • Airmen train for space operations during Vulcan Guard

    The Ohio Air National Guard’s 178th Wing hosted an iteration of the Vulcan Guard space exercise Aug. 10-11, bringing together personnel from all seven National Guard states that currently conduct space operations, U.S. Space Command and the Brazilian military.

  • 178th Wing Airman graduates FBI National Academy

    On a sunny March morning, 247 men and women gathered in Quantico, Virginia to graduate as the 285th session of the FBI National Academy. Senior Master Sgt. Christopher Distel, a member of the Ohio Air National Guard sat among them, the first of more than 54,000 overall graduates to be selected from

  • 178th Wing hosts Community Day

    The Ohio Air National Guards 178th Wing hosted a Community Day for local organizations on Thursday at the base.The event, which consisted of a briefing on the wing’s capabilities and a base tour, had record participation for recent years, said Elaine Bryant, executive vice president for aerospace

  • Airman receives citizenship at naturalization ceremony

    An airman was sworn in as a U.S. citizen during a naturalization ceremony on April 13 at Sinclair Community College. Airman Rahjay Morgan is originally from Jamaica. He joined the Air Force in 2022 and is currently assigned to the Ohio Air National Guard’s 178th Wing in Springfield, Ohio. He is a