• UTANG Airman and unit receive Air Force-level awards

    1st Lt. Jesse Reeves and the 101st Information Operations Flight have been recognized for their outstanding contributions within the Air Force Information Operations community by being awarded Air Force Information Operations Awards.Lieutenant Reeves has been selected as the Outstanding Air Reserve Component Information Operations Company Grade
  • African Lion 2011 Mass Casualty Decontamination Exercise a Success

    Members of the 151st Medical Group, Utah Air National Guard, joined a team of Royal Moroccan Armed Forces medical professionals here in a mass casualty chemical decontamination exercise May 20 as part of African Lion 2011. The decontamination training simulated conditions and injuries likely in an industrial incident involving an explosive chemical
  • Utah Air Guardsmen support SECDEF visit in Iraq

    During their six-month deployment to Iraq, members of the 151st Security Forces Squadron recently had an opportunity to flex their real-world planning and security skills during a high-level visit by U.S. Defense Secretary Robert Gates. The SECDEF was in country to meet with the U.S. Ambassador and representatives of the Iraqi government to discuss
  • Retired general reminds Airmen to remember spiritual fitness

    The third installment of the annual Chaplain's Devotional Series concluded March's Wingman Day celebrations with a devotional by Gen. Robert C. Oaks, retired commander of the U.S. Air Forces in Europe, who also served as a General Authority for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints.General Oaks started his military career in the Utah Army
  • Air Guardsman wins Utah NG Communications Professional of the Year

    A Utah Air National Guardsman, Chief Master Sgt. Don Johnson who is a cyber systems branch chief with the 151st Communications Flight, was recently awarded 2010 Communications Professional of the Year at the Utah National Guard Communications Conference.Chief Johnson was overwhelmingly nominated for the award by a pool of communication peers and
  • Utah Air Guard Tankers Support Libya Mission

    As part of Operation Odyssey Dawn, refueling aircraft and a small group of Airmen from the Utah Air National Guard were dispatched March 20 to support international Coalition enforcement of the no-fly zone over Libya.KC-135 aircraft departed the Utah Air National Guard Base early that morning. ANG crews from several states are supporting refueling
  • Utah Air Guard hosts Wingman Day with NBC's "Biggest Loser" film crew

    What do "Waldo" Waldman, a KC-135 pull competition and NBC's Biggest Loser all have in common? They were all part of the Utah Air National Guard's 2011 Winter Wingman Day on March 12. As part of the Guard's focus on the health and wellness of Airmen and their families, the 151st Air Refueling Wing hosted the event fully equipped with a motivational