The Utah Air National Guard Base is an Air Mobility Command gained installation and is home to the Utah Air National Guard. The host organization, the 151st Air Refueling Wing, aggressively extends global reach, power and humanitarian support for the state of Utah and the nation. The installation is also home to several associate units that also provide capabilites and support to the state and nation.
Vigilant Guard Utah 2014
Vigilant Guard 2014 will take place November 3rd-6th. The exercise is an earthquake disaster scenario built to test State and Military abilities to work together. For more information, click here.
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Air Force History
October 26, 1909 At College Park, Md., Lt. Frederick E. Humphreys became the first Army officer to solo the Army's first aircraft. Minutes later, Lt. Frank P. Lahn became the second. They soloed after three hours of instruction by Wilbur Wright.
October 26, 1925 Lt. James H. Doolittle won the Schneider Cup Race at Baltimore, Md. in a Curtiss R3C-2 floatplane racer. He averaged 232.6 mph.
October 26, 1950 Far East Air Forces Combat Cargo Command C-119s delivered 28.5 tons of ammunition, fuel and oil to friendly ground troops near Unsan, some 50 miles south of Chosan.
October 26, 1953 The Convair XF-102, a delta-wing supersonic interceptor made its first test flight from Edwards AFB, Calif.
To contact the Utah Air National Guard Base, call (801) 245-2200. For the recruiting office, call (801) 245-2246.
The following is a list of the Utah Air National Guard 2013 "Airmen of the Year" winners:
Airman of the Year: Senior Airman John Webb, 169th Intelligence Squadron
Noncommissioned Officer of the Year: Staff Sgt. Tyson Mayfield, 151st Security Forces Squadron
Senior NCO of the Year: Senior Master Sgt. Wayne Ormond, Utah State Headquarters
First Sergeant of the Year: Master Sgt. Joan Cornell, 169th Intelligence Squadron
Honor Guard Member of the Year: Technical Sgt. Jada Slayton
Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve
Gain and maintain active support from all public and private employers for the men and women of the National Guard and Reserve as defined by demonstrated employer commitment to employee military service. More Information
The Official Web Site of the 151st Air Refueling Wing