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  • 140th Civil Engineer Squadron receives top honors

    When it comes to being the best, the 140th Civil Engineer Squadron, 140th Wing, Colorado Air National Guard, located at Buckley Air Force Base, knows nothing less. They were honored last month when they were notified that they are the recipients of the top two awards a CE unit in the Air National Guard and the United States Air Force can
  • Wyoming Guard assists Colorado Guard with deployment

    Airmen assigned to the 153rd Airlift Wing, Wyoming Air National Guard loaded cargo February 9-13 at Buckley Air Force Base in Aurora, Colorado in support of the recent 140th Wing, Colorado Air National Guard deployment to South Korea.Senior Master Sgt. Darby Whitesell, Tech. Sgt. Thomas Kidder, Staff Sgt. Benjamin Escobedo, and Staff Sgt. Andrew
  • Colorado Air National Guard honors passed member and friend Jack Wilhite

    Family, friends and members of the 140th Wing, Colorado Air National Guard came together for  a Celebration of Life for retired Col. Jack Elliott Wilhite at the Mark Johnson's Hangar, Rocky Mountain Metro Airport, in Broomfield, Colo, Feb. 8, 2015.Wilhite's career began at the age of 19 when he was hired by the FBI to work under J. Edgar Hoover in
  • 140th Wing deploys to S. Korea

    Airmen from the 140th Wing, Colorado Air National Guard in Aurora, Colo. are deploying to the Republic of Korea to demonstrate the United States' continual commitment to stability and security in the Asia-Pacific Region. "We are sending several of our jets and associated pilots, maintenance and support personnel as part of a routine theater
  • NORAD is ready to track Santa’s flight

    The North American Aerospace Defense Command is ready to track Santa's yuletide journey! The NORAD Tracks Santa website, www.noradsanta.org, launched today featuring a mobile version, a holiday countdown, new games and daily activities, and more. The website is available in eight languages: English, French, Spanish, German, Italian, Japanese,
  • 140th SFS conducts TASER training

    The 140th Security Forces Squadron held TASER training for security forces members at their facility on Buckley, which included a classroom portion, voluntary exposures and a new training component designed to train members to think on their feet in stressful situations.Tasers, or Conducted Electrical Weapons, are the most common form of non-lethal
  • Safeguarding your digital footprint

    http://airforcelive.dodlive.mil/2014/10/securing-your-digital-footprint/Social media is a great resource for Airmen and their families to share information and stay connected to relatives at home and abroad.Although many depend on these wonderful tools, recent events have encouraged us to re-evaluate our digital footprint to ensure our personal and
  • Chemistry students get real-world lesson from 140th Emergency Management

    Students at Rock Canyon High School witnessed exactly how the science they are learning in class is used daily by emergency management professionals in the Colorado Air National Guard Sept. 23.Master Sgt. Jared Hiles, emergency manager, 140th Wing, shared his expertise and equipment with high school students whose science teacher, Mr. Bart
  • Hero2Hired program transitions online capabilities

    On April 23, 2014, First Lady Michelle Obama announced the launch of the Veterans Employment Center (VEC) as a significant milestone of the Obama Administration's efforts to consolidate the federal government's web-based veteran hiring tools.  The VEC, housed on the Department of Veterans Affairs eBenefits home page
  • Servicemembers, Community Leaders From Across Colorado Springs Join for 9/11 Commemoration

    More than 700 military members and community leaders from across Colorado Springs joined today to commemorate 9/11 at Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station in Colorado Springs, Colo. Throughout the previous dozen years, installations across the area have hosted their own, smaller events, but this year they joined for one large ceremony.Army General
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