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  • 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

    Construction has been completed and units have moved into two base facilities that were dedicated with ribbon cutting ceremonies here on Friday, November 30. The new $4 million Selfridge ID and Visitor's Center was constructed by Avinash Rachmale of Lakeshore Engineering Services, Inc. The new 5,300 square foot complex provides facilities for the
  • Commander awarded Bronze Star

    Colonel John H. Theisen, 127th Maintenance Group commander, received the Bronze Star during a formal military ceremony here December 2. "It's an honor to recognize Colonel John Theisen for the his outstanding performance while deployed," said Colonel David Miller, 127th Wing vice commander prior to pinning the medal upon Theisen. The Bronze Star is
  • Passing of the Aircraft Keys

    A ceremonial "Passing of the Aircraft Keys" will take place here on Thursday at 10 a.m. This will commemorate the first KC-135 Stratotanker transitioning from the 927th Air Refueling Wing, Air Force Reserves, to the 127th Wing, Michigan Air National Guard. It also signifies the continuing success these two units have experienced with the total
  • Michigan Air Guard returns from Iraq deployment

    Approximately 250 members of the Michigan Air National Guard returned home in March after supporting Operation Iraqi Freedom at Balad Air Base, Iraq. About 40 of the Airmen and 12 F-16 Fighting Falcons returned home March 2, while the rest of the group returned here March 5 to frigid temperatures at the base just north of Detroit. The Airmen of the