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  • Spehar takes command of 127MXG

    Lt. Col. David Spehar took command of the 127th Maintenance Group during a formal change of command ceremony at Selfridge Air National Guard Base during the April 2016 regularly scheduled drill of the 127th Wing.In a ceremony witnessed by the more than 400 Airmen of the 127MXG and several dozen

  • Wing Ball planned for September

    The 127th Wing is set to have the Wing Ball Sept. 17, 2016. The 127th ball is a biannual event held in conjunction with the day the Air Force became a separate branch of service under the National Security Act of 1947.This year's theme is Honoring our Heritage--Forging our Future. Senior Master Sgt.

  • 102-year-old veteran recalls duty with Michigan National Guard

    "My experience in the Guard? The people I met, the people I knew. It was a wonderful thing," the old Soldier recalled, sitting in his living room on a recent sunny winter day.At 102 years old, Philas J. Kelly of Farmington, Mich., is likely the oldest living veteran of the Michigan National Guard.

  • The coldest place on Earth

    After six weeks of operations in Antarctica, Tech. Sgt. Toni Donahee has a new appreciation of what it means to keep cool while at work.Donahee, a supply specialist with the 127th Logistics Readiness Squadron at Selfridge Air National Guard Base, Mich., recently returned home to Michigan after

  • For jet engine mechanic, tenacity is key

    Tenacity.Maybe not a word commonly assigned with serving as an engine mechanic, but then again, these are no common engines."You never know what any day on the job is going to throw at you," said Tech. Sgt. Richard Coleman, an aerospace propulsion specialist with the 127th Maintenance Squadron at

  • Selfridge, Travis make training connection

    Nearly three dozen KC-135 maintainers brushed up on their leadership skills thanks to a unique partnership between active duty and Air National Guard Airmen at Selfridge Air National Guard Base.Two trainers from the Airman and Family Readiness Center at Travis Air Force Base, Calif., spent three

  • Selfridge Airmen win public affairs honors

    A trio of Selfridge Airmen have earned awards from the National Guard Bureau.Airman 1st Class Brandon Gifford, Tech. Sgt. Rachel Barton and Tech. Sgt. Dan Heaton all earned first place awards in the NGB's annual Media Contest. All three Airmen are assigned to the 127th Wing Public Affairs

  • Thunderbirds to mark Selfridge centennial

    The Airmen of Selfridge Air National Guard Base will welcome the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds to the base to mark the 100th anniversary of the Macomb County military installation, Aug. 19-20,2017.The Thunderbirds will headline the 2017 Selfridge Open House, which will celebrate the 100-year heritage

  • Michigan ANG supports Flint water response

    Nearly 3 million liter-size bottles of water have been shipped through Selfridge Air National Guard Base in the largest domestic support operation of the Michigan Air National Guard in at least the past four decades.The water bottles are being staged at Selfridge and then shipped as needed to Flint,

  • 127th Wing announces leadership changes

    Brig. Gen. John D. Slocum, 127th Wing commander, recently announced the following leadership changes within the wing.* Lt. Col. David Spehar , 127th Maintenance Group commander* Lt. Col. Tom Sierakowski, 127th Mission Support Group deputy commander* Lt. Col. Shawn Holtz, 127th Maintenance Squadron


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