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  • 192nd Wing Airmen deploy with 1st Fighter Wing to Qatar

    United States Air Force F-22 Raptors and Airmen from the 1st Fighter Wing and the Virginia National Guard’s 192nd Wing recently deployed to Al Udeid Air Base, Qatar, from Joint Base Langley-Eustis. The F-22’s deployed to Qatar for the first time in order to defend American forces and interests in the U.S. Central Command area of responsibility.
  • 185th Cyber Operations Squadron recognizes new commander

    The 185th Cyberspace Operations Squadron celebrated a reactivation and assumption of command ceremony June 1, 2019, in Hampton, Virginia. Lt. Col. Brock E. Lange assumed command of the 185th COS in front of leadership, family and squadron members. 
  • 149th Fighter Squadron welcomes new commander

    The 149th Fighter Squadron welcomed Lt. Col. Gregory Ebert, former 149th FS Director of Operations, as the new 149th Fighter Squadron commander during a change of command ceremony May 4, 2019 at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia.
  • Virginia Air National Guard Airmen recognized for life saving actions

    JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS, Va. -- March is Women’s History Month, a time when many aim to highlight and recognize women who have made significant contributions at various points in time. The 192nd Wing, Virginia Air National Guard, is not an exception when it comes to service and excellence amongst our female leaders and service members. Women in the VaANG work hard with their teams to fulfill their missions and understand that they are Airmen both on and off duty. This notion was especially true for two female Airmen, Tech. Sgt. Keona Newsom and Staff Sgt. Noel Cullen, who each received recognition here on Jan. 9, 2019, for their efforts in saving a human life on separate occasions.
  • Ryan promoted, takes command of Virginia Air National Guard

    Col. Jeffrey L. Ryan was officially promoted to brigadier general Feb. 15, 2019, during a ceremony at the Virginia National Guard Sergeant Bob Slaughter Headquarters at Defense Supply Center Richmond, Virginia, and took command of the Virginia Air National Guard. Maj. Gen. Timothy P. Williams, the Adjutant General of Virginia, announced Feb. 6, 2019, that Ryan would succeed Brig. Gen. Marshall Kjelvik as the VNG Air Component Commander effective Feb. 5. Ryan most recently served as the vice commander of the 192nd Wing at Joint Base Langley-Eustis in Hampton.
  • Virginia Air National Guard recognizes top performers

    The Virginia Air National Guard's 192nd Wing recognized its top performers during an annual awards ceremony Jan. 12, 2019, at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia. Col. Frank J. Lobash, 192nd Wing commander, presided over the ceremony in which various Airmen received awards at group, wing and state levels.
  • 192nd Support Squadron recognizes new commander in assumption of command ceremony

    The 192nd Support Squadron welcomed Lt. Col. Pamela R. Garner as the new squadron commander in an assumption of command ceremony Jan. 13, 2019, at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia. Col. J. Stock Dinsmore, 192nd Mission Support Group commander, presented the guidon to Garner signifying her taking over the 192nd SS.
  • 200th Weather Flight cuts ribbon on new home facility

    The Virginia Air National Guard’s Sandston-based 200th Weather Flight, 192nd Wing, and its team of forecasters officially have a new home after a ribbon cutting ceremony Jan. 4, 2019 in Sandston, Virginia. The 200th, which provides detailed weather forecasts and analysis for the VNG’s air and ground operations, is moving into the new facility after several years of operating out of a trailer.
  • 149th Fighter Squadron partners with community to donate toys to local children’s hospital

    The 149th Fighter Squadron, Virginia Air National Guard, partnered with the Amber Ox Public House to collect over 600 toys and donate them to the Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughters on Dec. 18, 2018, in Norfolk, Virginia.
  • 192nd Wing earns Air Force Meritorious Unit Award

    The Virginia Air National Guard’s 192nd Wing has earned the Air Force Meritorious Unit Award, according to an announcement made Nov. 28, 2018, by Col. Frank J. Lobash, 192nd Wing commander. This is the first time the wing as a whole has received this award, which was first authorized by the Secretary of the Air Force in March 2004. The 192nd Intelligence Squadron received the award in 2015.