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Master Sgt. Becky Reaves is the 167th Airlift Wing's administrative superintendent and the wing's Airman Spotlight for the month of November. Airman Spotlight
Our Airman Spotlight for November 2017 is Master Sgt. Becky Reaves, the 167th Airlift Wing’s administrative superintendent.
0 11/07
2017
Master Sgt. Alan Romero, an airfield manager for the 167th Airlift Wing, provides support to airfield operations at the Luis Munoz Marin International Airport in San Juan, Puerto Rico. Romero deployed to San Juan shortly after Hurricane Maria devastated the island last month. Wing continues hurricane relief support
The 167th Airlift Wing in Martinsburg, W.Va., continues to support the relief efforts following Hurricane Maria which devastated Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands last month.
0 10/17
2017
Brig. Gen. Christopher "Mookie" Walker, Chief of Staff for the West Virginia Air National Guard, makes remarks during his promotion ceremony held at the 167th Airlift Wing, Martinsburg W.Va., Oct. 14. Seated behind him are Brig. Gen. Paige Hunter, the Assistant Adjutant General for Air of the West Virginia National Guard and Maj. Gen. James Hoyer, the Adjutant General for the West Virginia National Guard. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Jodie Witmer) Former 167th navigator promoted to Brigadier General
Col. Christopher S. Walker, Chief of Staff for the West Virginia Air National Guard, was promoted to Brig. Gen. during a ceremony at the 167th Airlift Wing in Martinsburg, W.Va., Oct. 14.
0 10/17
2017
Loadmasters assigned to the 437th Airlift Wing and Airmen with the 167th small air terminal push a pallet onto a C-17 Globemaster aircraft at the 167th Airlift Wing, Sept 10. Wing supports hurricane recovery efforts
The 167th Airlift Wing flew eight mis­sions in support of hurricane relief efforts in Texas and Florida this month.
0 9/19
2017
West Virginia Air National Guard Command Chief, Chief Master Sgt. James Dixon and Brig. Gen. Paige Hunter, Assistant Adjutant General, West Virginia Air National Guard, present Maj. Gen. Eric Vollmecke with a shadow box during his retirement ceremony at the 167th Airlift Wing, Martinsburg, W.Va., Sept. 16. Vollmecke retires after nearly 36 years of service
Family, friends and service members gathered in hangar 305 at the 167th Airlift Wing in Martinsburg, W.Va., September 16, to honor and pay special tribute to Major General Eric W. Vollmecke as he officially retired from nearly 36 years of service in the United States Air Force and the West Virginia Air National Guard.
0 9/19
2017
A C-17 Globemaster III touches down at Shepherd Field, Sept. 25, 2014. The aircraft was the first C-17 to be assigned to the 167th Airlfit Wing as it converted aircraft missions from the C-5 Galaxy to the C-17. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Texh. Sgt. Michael Dickson) Wing completes C-17 conversion
After a three-year transition to the C-17 Globemaster III aircraft mission, the 167th Airlift Wing officially exited conversion status June 1.
0 6/13
2017
During a rodeo challenge conducted by the 167th Airlift Wing small air terminal in Martinsburg, W.Va., air transportation specialist, Staff Sgt. Chester McDonald (left), Staff Sgt. Levi Cameron (middle) and Staff Sgt. Aaron Wagner (right) work on a joint inspection (JI) that prepares cargo for air transportation, June 10, 2017. The competition involved inspecting a 10k all terrain forklift, maneuvering through a 10k standard forklift obstacle course, a joint inspection and a chain-gate cargo build-up. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Jodie Witmer) Extended Drill: Training, Readiness, Competition
The 167th Airlift Wing packed an extended drill weekend full of training and events, June 8-11.
0 6/13
2017
Staff Sgt. Doug Miller and Master Sgt. Scott Dolese, aircraft structural maintenance technicians, work a jack support box repair from the inside and outside of a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft, May 17 at the 167th Airlift Wing. (U.S. Air National Guard phtoo by Senior Master Sgt. Emily Beightol-Deyerle) Experienced mechanics complete specialized repair
The 167th Airlift Wing’s aircraft structural maintenance shop completed a repair on a C-17 Globemaster III aircraft here last month, a job typically completed at specialized facilities by highly experienced technicians.
0 6/13
2017
Tech. Sgt. James Cline, a 167th aircraft fuel systems mechanic and Tech. Sgt.Milo Zahnow, a 167th fire fighter and, rescue a “victim” during a confined space emergency extraction exercise, June 9, at 167th Airlift Wing, Martinsburg, W.Va. The exercise simulated a person losing consciousness inside one of the four fuel tanks aboard a C-17 Globemaster III. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Michael Dickson) Maintainers and fire fighters team up for extraction exercise
Airmen from the 167th Fire Department and the 167th Maintenance Squadron fuel systems repair flight participated in a confined space emergency extraction exercise, June 9, at the 167th Airlift Wing, Martinsburg, W.Va.
0 6/13
2017
First Lt Andrew Paterson, an A-10 pilot assigned to the 23dFG, speaks with relatives of the late Peter Atkinson the day prior to Atkinson's re-interment ceremony in Martinsburg, W.Va. The 23d FG is charged with carrying on the heritage of the Flying Tigers, the unit Atkinson was assigned to when he died while flight testing a P-40 aircraft. Atkinson had been in a unmarked grave in Hawaii for more that 70 years and was laid to rest at his family plot April 8. Four A-10's from the 23d FG flew a missing man formation over the ceremony to honor Atkinson. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Emily Beightol-Deyerle) Wing hosts relatives of Flying Tiger and A-10’s performing flyover
The 167th Airlift Wing hosted four U.S. Air Force A-10C aircraft and crew members who came to honor to the late Peter Atkinson, a Martinsburg, W.Va. native and pilot for the famed American Volunteer Group, also known as the Flying Tigers, April 5-10.
0 5/09
2017
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