Change of responsibility ceremony marks transition to ninth senior enlisted leader for 167th
September 15, 2023
U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Mark Snyder delivers remarks during a wing command chief change of responsibility ceremony at the 167th Airlift Wing, Shepherd Field, Martinsburg, West Virgini

Gov. Justice issues statement on death of West Virginia National Guard member
September 13, 2023
A young black man in U.S. Army camo military uniform leans back against the hood of a military vehicle. He has a close-cut hairstyle and black rectangular glasses with a slightly serious smile on his face, even as his body is relaxed against the vehicle. He's leaning on his elbows, propped on the hood.

Mountaineer ChalleNGe Academy – South Graduates largest class, 1-2023
September 11, 2023
Profile shot of cadre (on right) switching guidon ribbons from company guidon to MCA-South flag guidon. A cadet in royal blue graduation robe and motor board hat is holding each flag horizontally to the ground. They are outside in an Ampitheater on a river.

Hicks Underscores DOD's Commitment to Suicide Prevention
September 6, 2023
A sign on a strip of grass

130th Airlift Wing to Deploy for FLARE-V
September 5, 2023
U.S. Air Force Technical Sgt. Zackery Payne, an aircraft maintainer, assigned to the 130th Maintenance Group, Charleston, W.Va. salutes an aircraft prior to taking off during the unit’s Fly Away Readiness Exercise (FLARE), March 30, 2023, at the Combat Readiness Training Center (CRTC), Gulfport, MS. FLARE is a commander directed readiness exercise designed to inform commanders of their units’ ability to deploy using the Agile Combat Employment (ACE) model. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by 2nd Lt. De-Juan Haley)

W.Va. Guard Responds to Flood Emergency
August 28, 2023
West Virginia Governor Jim Justice declared a State of Emergency in five counties impacted by an excessive rainfall event that occurred during the early morning hours of August 28, 2023. Up to 9.1 inches of precipitation fell in some areas of eastern Kanawha County, resulting in the National Weather Service declaring multiple Flash Flood Warnings and a rare Flash Flood Emergency alert. Assets from the West Virginia National Guard (WVNG), including the All-Hazards Swift Water Rescue Team, and aerial assets including UH-72 Lakota and UH-60M Blackhawk helicopters, were immediately put into a standby status and began prepping for emergency dispatch per standard domestic operations emergency procedures, in coordination with the West Virginia Emergency Management Division (WVEMD). (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Edwin L. Wriston)

W.Va. National Guard Addresses Pay Issues For Operation Lone Star Deployment
August 18, 2023

167th Airlift Wing conducts readiness exercise
August 17, 2023
Airmen from the 167th Airlift Wing procure their mission oriented protective posture gear during a readiness exercise at the 167th Airlift Wing, Martinsburg, West Virginia, Aug, 9, 2023.

167th Airlift Wing Airman Spotlight August 2023
August 17, 2023
Senior Master Sgt. Jacki Weddle is a First Sergeant for the 167th Operations Group and 167th headquarters staff. She is the 167th Airlift Wing Airman Spotlight for August 2023.

167th Airlift Wing Airman Spotlight July 2023
August 17, 2023
Staff Sgt. Braden Stutzman is a defender for the 167th Security Forces Squadron and the 167th Airlift Wing Airman Spotlight for July 2023.


Mountaineer ChalleNGe Academy - South graduates largest class ever