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  • 180FW Airmen support hurricane relief efforts, provide calm in chaos

    More than 300 members of the Ohio National Guard have answered the call after four historic hurricanes ravaged parts of Florida, Texas, the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.
  • 180FW AGE Airmen Keep Mission Flying High

    Maintaining mission readiness and keeping aircraft flight ready are top priorities at the 180th Fighter Wing located in Swanton, Ohio. To maintain readiness and meet the demands of various deployments and training exercises, hours of hard work are put in by Airmen in the 180FW Maintenance Group.
  • Quarterly, 180th Fighter Wing Security Forces Airmen participate in Crisis Intervention Team Training

    Law enforcement officers have a difficult job and no two encounters are the same, especially when responding to calls involving someone with a mental illness or in crisis situations.
  • 180th Fighter Wing to Participate in Red Flag

    180th Fighter Wing, Ohio Air National Guard is scheduled to participate in Red Flag, an advanced aerial combat exercise in August at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.
  • Smoky Mountain Medical Brings Care to Appalachian People

    “The Appalachian people themselves are a strong and independent people,” said Matthew Lyvers, a public health educator with Clay County Health Department in Hayesville, North Carolina. “And that can pose a challenge.”
  • Department of Defense to host health clinic for North Carolina residents

    More than 200 service members will provide no-cost medical care to residents in Clay and Swain counties, and surrounding areas from Wednesday, Aug. 2 through Thursday, Aug. 10.
  • Ohio National Guard Strengthens Partnership with Allied Nations

    Approximately 200 members of the 180th Fighter Wing, 179th Airlift Wing and 107th Cavalry Regiment joined forces joined forces with an additional 200 military members from six allied and partner nations and 10 different airframes from throughout Europe for the two-week exercise, to include Hungary, Croatia, Slovakia, Slovenia, the Czech Republic and the United States.
  • COMUSAFE Visits Multinational Load Diffuser Exercise in Hungary

    General Tod Wolters, commander of United States Air Forces in Europe and Air Forces Africa, visited the Hungarian Defence Force’s 59th Air Base, Hungary, as part of a Distinguished Visitor Day, recognizing the efforts of six regional partners during Exercise Load Diffuser 2017 on Fri., June 2.
  • Adopt-A-Road: 180th Fighter Wing Airmen Keep Ohio Beautiful

    More than 40 Airmen assigned to the 180th Fighter Wing, Ohio Air National Guard, collected 57 bags of trash during the wing’s annual roadside clean-up efforts April 8, 2017, in Swanton, Ohio. The 180FW established a partnership with Keep Toledo/Lucas County Beautiful Adopt-A-Road program more than 20 years ago when the wing officially adopted the five mile stretch of road in March, 1997.
  • Invisible Wounds:

    The 180th Fighter Wing, Ohio Air National Guard, partnered with The Arms Forces to host the I Believe I Can Fly 5k, April 9, 2017, at the Toledo Express Airport in Swanton, Ohio. More than 250 runners participated in the race, focused on raising awareness for veterans and current military members with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder and Traumatic Brain Injuries.