Airmen from all over the 86th Airlift Wing conducted an annual sports and resilience day Sept. 6 on Ramstein. The 2017 Commanders Challenge included several sporting events such as softball, soccer, basketball, flag football, volleyball, tugofwar, a Humvee push, and many others. Colonel Daniel Walter, commander of the 143d Airlift Wing, flew his final flight as a C130J pilot with the U. S. Air National Guard, January 24, 2018 at Quonset Air National Guard Base, North Kingstown, RI.
This video speaks to the excellence and selfless service of the 143rd Airlift Wing. The 143rd ROCKS! 143rd Airlift Wing emblem The 143d Airlift Wing (143 AW) is a unit of the Rhode Island Air National Guard, stationed at Quonset Point Air National Guard Station, Rhode Island. If activated to federal service, the Wing is gained by the United States Air Force Air Mobility Command.
Search 143rd Airlift Wing: Search. Home News. Commentaries 143 AW Features Photos Art Video Rhode Warrior Rhode Warrior Light About Us. Biographies Fact Sheets History 2009, the ceremony honored the former 143d Airlift Wing Commander and RI Assistant Adjutant General for Air. The mission of the 143rd Airlift Wing's tactical airlift forces is to deliver passengers and cargo by airdrop extraction and airland in support of theater commands around the world.
In its 2005 BRAC Recommendations, DoD would realign Martin State Air Guard Station (AGS), MD. The 143d Airlift Wing commander, Colonel Michael Comstock, hosted Wingman and Family Day for Rhode Island Air National Guardsmen, Sept. 8, 2018. The day focused on Comprehensive Airman Fitness through embracing mental, physical, spiritual, and social resilience.
Col. David Owens, commander of the 317th Airlift Wing at Dyess Air Force Base in Texas, was removed from command after an investigation substantiated allegations he had created a toxic