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  • 127th Civil Engineers return from Silver Flag

    Stepping out of a KC-135 into sweltering heat and a moderate drizzle, 45 tired Airmen couldn't have been happier. After five and a half days of an intense Silver Flag exercise at Tyndall AFB, Fla., airmen from the 127th Civil Engineer Squadron were welcomed back to Selfridge Air National Guard Base July 12. Before deplaning, however, the civil
  • Local Airmen go on medical mission to Latvia

         On June 8, twenty-five members of the Michigan Air National Guard, including 13 Airmen from the 127th Wing, left Selfridge Air National Guard Base to embark on a 14-day long support and medical mission in the northern European country of Latvia.      Upon arrival to the National Armed Forces Infantry School in the city of Aluksne, the
  • Navy Hornets flying in local area skies

    Navy F-18 jets from Oceana Naval Air Station, Virginia, are in the area performing flyovers for the Detroit APBA Gold Cup Races happening this weekend in Detroit, at the request of the event sponsors. They are being staged here at Selfridge. Citizens who live in southeast Michigan between Selfridge Air National Guard Base and Grosse Pointe are
  • F-16s featured in Dominican Republic air show

    U.S. Airmen and Coast Guardsmen joined their Dominican counterparts Feb. 16 and 17 to commemorate the 60th Anniversary of the Dominican air force with an air show. Aviation fans from this small island nation welcomed the Air Force active duty, Reserve and Air National Guard aircraft and personnel who participated in the show with many dignitaries,
  • 127th Civil Engineers DFT, get Cultural Awareness

         The 127th Civil Engineer Squadron, under the command of Maj. Stephen Ward, returned March 22 from Israel where they deployed for training (DFT). The 47-member team flew form Selfridge on March 5, 2008 to Signorelli, Italy and from there to Nevatim Air Base, near Arad, Israel. When the CES arrived in Israel on Friday, they hurriedly offloaded
  • Airmen receive CCAF degree

    Twenty three enlisted members of the 127th Wing received their Community College of the Air Force diplomas during a ceremony at Selfridge Air National Guard Base. The degrees earned ranged from Air & Space Operations Technology to Weather Technology and were awarded to Airmen from career fields from around the Wing.       "This was an important
  • 127th Wing receives national level awards

    For the fifth time in less than eight years the 127th Wing can tout more national level awards for its combat tested units. The 127th Airlift Group, of the Michigan Air National Guard at Selfridge Air National Guard Base, will receive the coveted "Distinguished Flying Unit" award on 27 August 2007 from the National Guard Association of the United
  • US Air Force Selects Developer for Enhanced Use Leasing Project at Selfridge Air National Guard Base (SANGB)

    The U. S. Air Force, the Air National Guard, the Army Corps of Engineers and Selfridge Air National Guard Base (SANGB) have selected Communities by Beztak L.L.C. of Farmington Hills, Mich., to transform approximately 670 acres of the base under the authority of the Air Force's Enhanced Use Leasing (EUL) program. The project's initial conceptual
  • Civilian aircraft makes emergency landing at Selfridge

    A Northwest Mesaba Airlink flight made an emergency landing Selfridge Air National Guard Base Sunday, Oct. 21. The aircraft, a Saab 347, landed safely at the base at approximately 12:20 p.m. The aircraft had previously declared an in-flight emergency with a report of smoke in the cockpit. The aircraft had a total of 31 personnel onboard, passengers
  • Hydrogen energy station evaluation and demonstration program dedicated at Selfridge

    Officials from the U.S. Army's Tank and Automotive Research, Development and Engineering Center (TARDEC) and executives from Chevron Technology Ventures (CTV) and Hyundai-Kia America Technical Center today dedicated a state-of-the-art hydrogen energy station evaluation and demonstration program at Selfridge Air National Guard (SANB) Base in