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  • Colorado Air National Guard "Firsts"

    The Colorado National Guard (CONG) is very proud of its 150-year heritage.  Did you know that the Colorado Air National Guard holds the title as the "First" to accomplish many things in the National Guard and Air Force?1946 - First federally recognized Air National Guard (ANG) unit.1956-1959 - First and only ANG aerial demonstration team.  The
  • Commander's Comments

    We have been in this business since 1923 when we began flying bi-planes from what is now approximately City Park in Denver. In 1946, the very first ANG federally recognized unit was our very own 120th Fighter Squadron. Throughout it's history, our Wing has been involved in all major conflicts and contingency operations, to include the current