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  • 145th Airlift Wing delivers "Souper Bowl" to local community

    Members of the North Carolina Air National Guard celebrated the Carolina Panthers and Super Bowl Sunday by participating in "Souper" Bowl. "Souper Bowl of Caring" utilizes Super Bowl weekend to rally people together in an effort to help fight hunger and poverty in their local communities.Sponsored by the 145th Airlift Wing's Chaplain Corps, Chapter
  • 145th Airlift Wing's Veteran brothers, take to the skies for their final flight

    In a tradition nearly as old as military aviation itself, North Carolina Air National Guard's, Vice-Wing Commander, Col. Quincy "Newt" Huneycutt, III, and brother, Chief Master Sgt. Andrew "Andy" Huneycutt, celebrated over 36 years (72 combined), of dedicated military service when they took their final "fini-flight" onboard a transport aircraft,
  • 145th MXS CDDAR Team, hand selected Airmen for a special mission

    Aircraft accidents can happen without warning and being ready to respond effectively is vital. Airmen who respond after an accident are called the Crashed, Damaged, Disabled Aircraft Recovery (CDDAR) Team. These selected few must work and train together in order to be prepared to respond at a moment's notice.The CDDAR Team is structured using the
  • 145th Maintenance Group welcomes newly promoted commander

    Airmen of the 145th Maintenance Group (MXG) gathered to observe the promotion of Lt. Col. Allan R. Cecil to the rank of colonel, as well as observe the passing of the guidon to signify the unit's Change of Command on Jan. 9, 2016.  Seating for the ceremony was overflowing as many crowded behind the audience and stood along the walls.With 31 years
  • Leadership course provides N.C. Guardsmen pathways to success

    Airmen and Soldiers from the North Carolina National Guard were given an opportunity to enhance their professional development by attending training held at the North Carolina Air National Guard Base, Charlotte Douglas International Airport, Dec. 11, 2015. Two courses, Four Lenses & Enhancing Human Capital training was offered to technical
  • 145th CES Airman promoted to highest enlisted rank of Chief Master Sergeant

    Attaining the rank of chief master sergeant is the pinnacle of an enlisted Airman's career. It takes a leader, a mentor, hard work and dedication to be selected for this position.Senior Master Sgt. Randall L. Jones epitomizes all of these qualities and more, so on Nov. 7, 2015, a promotion ceremony was held in his honor at the North Carolina Air
  • 145th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron commander promoted to Lt. Col.

    All eyes were on Maj. Karen Shook, commander of the 145th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron, as she was ceremoniously promoted to the rank of lieutenant colonel during a ceremony held in her honor at the North Carolina Air National Guard base in Charlotte, N.C. To top off her well-deserved rank, Shook's newly wedded husband was on hand making the event
  • 235th Air Traffic Controllers keep the skies safe at home and abroad

    Every day, civilian and military aircraft take off and land at Stanly County Airport in New London, N.C. It is the job of North Carolina Air National Guard's, 235th Air Traffic Controllers (ATC) to monitor these aircraft in order to prevent accidents.It takes a decisive, straightforward and confident person to handle the responsibilities of an Air
  • North Carolina ANG celebrate U.S. Air Force 68th birthday

    Members of the 145th Airlift Wing celebrate the 68th birthday of the United States Air Force, Friday, Sept. 18, 2015, during a ceremony held at the North Carolina Air National Guard Base, Charlotte Douglas International Airport.Col. Quincy Huneycutt, III, 145th Airlift Wing, vice commander, stood before his Airmen and stated, "Today we celebrate
  • North Carolina Air National Guard heightens readiness during expeditionary skills rodeo

    Gas masks went on, simulated injuries were mended and tourniquets were put in place as over 100 Airmen participated in an Expeditionary Skills Rodeo during September's Unit Training Assembly (UTA) at the North Carolina Air National Guard Base, Charlotte Douglas International Airport, Sept. 13, 2015."Every three years, Airmen are required to have
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