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  • Airmen from the 137th Security Forces Squadron return home

    Thirteen Airmen from the Oklahoma Air National Guard's 137th Air Refueling Wing reunited with their families and friends on Feb. 3 at Will Rogers World Airport after a six-month deployment to Southwest Asia in support of Operation Enduring Freedom."I'm relieved to be home," said Staff Sgt. Chevon Thames, 137th Security Forces Squadron. "We had a
  • Lodging Changes in Effect for Drill Weekends

    Staying in a hotel over drill weekend? Lodging requirements have recently been modified for members of the 137th Air Refueling Wing. Here are some of the changes to be aware of so you are not left without a bed to sleep in.Members living 50-99 miles from Will Rogers Air National Guard Base are authorized one night of lodging and members living more
  • Base Chaplain sees his role as giving encouragement, not instruction

    Staff Chaplain Capt. Joseph Baker, 137th Air Refueling Wing, has been in this position since the end of July. Charged with the spiritual fitness of the base, Baker wants to encourage people to be true to themselves instead of preaching about how the Bible suggests they live."Being true to who you are spiritually is important," said Baker. "I think
  • AT-6 featured by 146th ASOS

    The 146th Air Support Operation Squadron held a tour for demonstration of AT-6 capabilities at Will Rogers Air National Guard Base in Oklahoma City Sept. 18. The Beechcraft Contract Close Air Support Platform was here to demonstrate how it can be used in conjunction with the ASOS mission."We were looking for a cheaper way to fulfill training
  • Upcoming changes to CBRNE procedures will shorten training time

    New training for the 137th ARW is scheduled to come out in October covering chemical, biological, radiological, nuclear, and high-yield explosives. Members of the 137th ARW are currently required to complete CBRNE training through online computer based trainings and a hands on class. The new format will exclude computerized training and replace it
  • CSAF Reading List - Download & Read using OverDrive

    CSAF Reading List - Download & Read using OverDrive    OverDrive Digital Media provides language learning materials, downloadable ebooks, audiobooks, music, videos and the 2014 CSAF Reading List (see the "CSAF Reading List" link under FEATURED COLLECTIONS on OverDrive's homepage).  OverDrive's titles work on a variety of devices including smart
  • 137th ARW/CC Reading List 2014

    137th ARW/CC Reading List (2014) Looking for a few great reads?  The following are recommended by Wing Leadership and are available for checkout through the Air Force Digital Media Program. 1.  Running for My Life  by Lopez Lomong is one Lost Boy's Journey from the Killing Fields of Sudan to the Olympic Games. 2.  It Worked for Me  by Colin
  • Kids Kamp 2014 - Part 2 of 2

    With a heat index of well over 100 degrees, sneakers press into blurring heat waves on the pavement. Brett Keenan, youth volunteer from Choctaw, Oklahoma, marches his group to the opening ceremony of Kids Kamp 2014 with rhythm, cohesion and purpose.For the past 18 summers, children of National Guard members have gathered to experience Kids Kamp at
  • Kids Kamp 2014 - Part 1 of 2

    Laughter spills through the doorway as campers open the doors and enter the dining facility. Inside, excited chatter splashes and flows around campers wearing bright colors.Also scattered throughout the room in vibrant matching shirts are the adult and youth volunteers whose presence ensures that the fun of the Oklahoma National Guard's Kids Kamp
  • Airmen donate at OBI blood drive

    Members of the 137th Air Refueling Wing participated in a blood drive hosted by the Oklahoma Blood Institute August 2 at Will Rogers Air National Guard Base in Oklahoma City. Airmen took the time throughout the day to donate blood and plasma to OBI, which supplies blood for 150 hospitals in Oklahoma, North Texas and parts of Arkansas, said Barbara
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