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  • Northwest Ohio Military Friends Golf Scramble

    NW Ohio Military Friends is holding its first annual Golf Scramble on Saturday, September 17 at Valleywood Golf Club. NW Ohio Military Friends is a not for profit 501(c)3 that supports the military in Ohio. Their main project is Operation Pillowcase which was started in the 180FW Family Readiness Program. When the program grew to support the Ohio
  • Oh Me Oh My… Another ORI

    First thing first... No one will have to don their chemical warfare suits for the Phase I! You may have to carry it around, but we can all breathe easy knowing that we won't be running around in the heat and humidity sucking rubber.Why are we doing this again after all of the hard work everyone put into successfully preparing for and earning an
  • 180th Fighter Wing Makes Clean Sweep of Ohio Air National Guard Awards

    180th Fighter Wing Makes Clean Sweep of Ohio Air National Guard AwardsAwards Earned Include:Oustanding Public Affairs ProgramUnit Newsletter of The YearThe award recipient(s) are chosen from the four flying units in the Ohio Air National Guard by an evaluation board of officers appointed by the Chief of Staff. The rating process focuses on the key
  • Walk a mile in my shoes: Young Presidents’ Organization spend a day in the life of their guardsmen

    The continuing success of the National Guard to support the total force mission doesn't always come easily. For the members of the Ohio Army and Air National Guard, maintaining the delicate balance between their families, their civilian careers and employers, and their military careers is what makes each member and the National Guard organization
  • Stage Door Canteen: One Last Dance

    The purpose of a holiday is to remember events that shaped our way of life. This past Armed Forces Day, May 21, the 180th Fighter Wing along with Honor Flight of Northwest Ohio, hosted the Stage Door Canteen NW Ohio: For those who served. This event was intended to be a blast from the past for World War II veterans and a celebration of their
  • Operation Joint Endeavor: Opportunity to Learn

    The 180th Fighter Wing and the Camp Perry Joint Training Center hosted a joint employer event May 21, sponsored by the Ohio Adjutant General's Department, welcoming 20 employers of Ohio Army National Guard and Air National Guard servicemembers.The event gave the employers the opportunity to learn about the Guard mission and experience some of the
  • Under the gun... Getting to know our new Wing commander

    The Public Affairs office asked Col. Steven Nordhaus to answer a list of questions, below are his answers.1. So far, what is one of your most memorable moments at the 180th Fighter Wing? Returning from Iraq after 60 days as Detachment Commander with 100% successful mission accomplishment and with Airmen proud of their service. I was greeted by my
  • ASA members continue to shine

    On Feb. 28, members of the 180th Fighter Wing traveled to Tyndall AFB to attend the CONR-1st Air Force Warrior Air Sovereignty Alert Awards banquet. Tech. Sgt. Jeff Rosebrock and Senior Master Sgt. Paul Martin proudly received two of the four individual CONR-1AF Warrior Awards for 2010 and the 180th Fighter Wing won the overall 2010 CONR-1AF ASA
  • Holy Moses! ASA wins Unit of the Year Award

    The 180th Fighter Wing was awarded the overall ASA Unit of the Year award for 2010, Feb. 28, at the CONR-1st Air Force Warrios Air Sovereignty Alert Awards banquet held at Tyndall AFB. Highlights of the award included 100% ASA sortie effectiveness for all practice, exercise and active air scrambles in support of Operation Noble Eagleand Homeland
  • Outstanding! 180th FW receives Air Force Outstanding Unit Award

    The Chief of the Air National Guard, Lt. Gen. Harry "Bud" Wyatt has announced that the 180th Fighter Wing earned the 2010 Air Force Outstanding Unit Award for its accomplishments from November 1, 2008 to October 31, 2010. The AFOUA was authorized by Department of the Air Force General Order 1, Jan. 6, 1954. It is awarded to units that have