CST trucks and equipment are loaded as part of the aircraft loading operations in support of domestic operations at Muniz Air National Guard Base for the Vigilant Guard Exercise. (U.S. Air National Guard courtesy photo)
Enthusiastic about becoming their own superhero with super communication skills, single Airmen and members of the chaplaincy from the 156th gather for a group photo around Chaplain David Sarmiento who is spending almost a year to assist with the Wing's Chaplain's program and spiritual needs.
After Vigilant Guard, Soldiers out-process through the JRSOI and walk to their military transport to return home. (U.S. Air National Guard Photo by Capt. Matt Murphy)
Wing members staffing the Personnel Deployment Function line at Muniz Air National Guard Base, Puerto Rico. (Air National Guard photo by Capt. Matt Murphy)
Col. Kenneth Lozano, Director of Diversity and Inclusion Air National Guard coaches members of the 156th Airlift Wing at Muniz Air National Guard Base, Puerto Rico.
Military and civilian Civil Engineering staffs from the 156th Airlift Wing discuss plans with local contractor Enviro Tap, Inc of Naranjito, PR on the progress of the new medical and dining facilities at Muniz Air National Guard Base. (Air National Guard photo by Capt. Matt Murphy)
Air National Guard members from the 156th Medical Group recently treated mass casualties during an emergency training exercise called Vigilant Guard, sponsored by the United States Northern Command in conjunction with the National Guard Bureau.

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From the Commander

                          Welcome to the PRANG!

Thanks for visiting our website to learn about the 156th Airlift Wing, home of the "Bucaneros".  These are over 1,200 of the greatest professional bilingual Airmen that are committed to our nation and the community we serve. These fighters, for the past 69 years, have contributed to our nation's security by participating in important exercises, combat missions and humanitarian missions around the world. In the PRANG, we DEVELOP professional American Airmen, DELIVER Airpower for America, and DEPLOY mission-ready warriors to answer our nation's call. Our vision is to be the strategic air bridge for the Americas and beyond!

 -  Col. Raymond Figueroa, RICAN01


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