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  • 177th FW recruiter is top in the Nation

    For the second year in a row, the office that holds the 177th Fighter Wing recruiters is also home to the top Air National Guard recruiter in the Nation.
  • Airman Picks Up Perfect PT

    Bragging rights. That’s what Staff Sgt. Mark A. Perna earned during his last Air Force physical fitness assessment, achieving a perfect score of 100 points. “I’m older and I can tell all the young guys to step it up,” said Perna, a 32-year-old native of Vineland, New Jersey. “I feel like I earned bragging rights.”
  • 177th Civil Engineer Squadron Concretes Corrections

    U.S. Airmen from the 177th Civil Engineer Squadron, New Jersey Air National Guard, and employees from the New Jersey Department of Military and Veterans Affairs participated in a base sustainment and beautification effort July 27, 2018, at the 177th Fighter Wing, Egg Harbor Township, N.J.
  • Two Generations of Maintenance Officers

    Like father, like son. Almost 40 years after U.S. Air Force Capt. Thomas J. Cooper commissioned, his son, Maj. Brian T. Cooper, followed in his footsteps. Brian, commander of the Aircraft Maintenance Squadron at the 177th Fighter Wing, New Jersey Air National Guard, commissioned in the Air Force in 2003 and his father, Thomas, an aircraft maintenance officer, commissioned in the Air Force in 1965.
  • Heroic Airman Helps Victims of Deck Collapse

    An Airman with the 177th Fighter Wing, New Jersey Air National Guard, assisted in rescuing individuals from a structural collapse at the Rogue Water Tap House in Savannah, Georgia.
  • ANG leaders visit 177th Fighter Wing

    Lt. Gen. Rice and Command Chief Master Sgt. Anderson visit 177th Fighter Wing
  • Col. Bradford R. Everman takes over as 177th Fighter Wing Commander

    At the 177th Fighter Wing, Col. John R. DiDonna passed responsibility to Col. Bradford R. Everman as the new 177th Fighter Wing Commander here, November 19.
  • 177th Fire Department Conducts F-16 Familiarization Training for Local First Responders

    The 177th Fighter Wing’s Fire Department provided F-16 Fighting Falcon familiarization training to members of the Atlantic City Fire Department and the New Jersey State Police Technical Emergency and Mission Specialist Unit here Aug. 9, 2017.This training will help local first responders to become aware of the F-16’s hazards and danger zones in the
  • 177th Fighter Wing Shows Community Outreach at Hamilton Township's National Night Out

    Members of the 177th Fighter Wing participated in Hamilton Township’s National Night at the Hamilton Mall in Mays Landing, N.J., Aug. 1, 2017.National Night Out is a community-building campaign that helps to enhance the relationship between neighborhood residents with local law enforcement and other important assets in the area.“The main idea is to
  • 1st Air Force Command Chief Master Sgt. Richard King Visits 177th Fighter Wing

    ATLANTIC CITY AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, N.J. - - 1st Air Force Command Chief Master Sgt. Richard King visited with members of the 177th Fighter Wing July 26, 2017.During the visit, King recognized two wing members for their outstanding execution of the Aerospace Control Alert mission.“To our award winners, thanks for all you do,” said King. “For
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