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  • 132d Wing Mobilizes to support Operation Allies Welcome

    Approximately 35 Airmen from the132d Wing in Des Moines, Iowa recently received stateside deployment orders in support of Operation Allies Welcome.Operation Allies Welcome is the ongoing effort to bring Americans home from Afghanistan and bring vulnerable Afghans to the United States and support their resettlement.Airmen will deploy for
  • Preparing for the future with the 132d Wing’s newest Command Chief

    Q&A with Chief Master Sgt Kris A. Rode, the ninth Command Chief for the 132d Wing, Iowa Air National Guard, Des Moines, IA.
  • The 124th Attack Squadron Takes on Southern Strike

    Southern Strike 2021 is officially in the books, marking the Mississippi National Guard's tenth year to host the real world military training exercise. Exercise Southern Strike displays counter insurgency, close air support, non-combatant evacuation, and maritime special operations.With approximately 1,800 service members from active, guard and
  • 132d ISRG supports first ever Exercise PAC Fury

    Members of the 132d Intelligence Surveillance Reconnaissance Group of the Iowa Air National Guard, in Des Moines, Iowa supported the first ever Exercise PAC Fury.PAC FURY 21-2 was the Air Force’s first ever distributed operations exercise utilizing outside agencies and units from their home station. 132 ISRG was one of three National Guard units to
  • Proactive approach earns IG Office John P. Flynn Inspector General Award

    The 132d Wing Inspector General Complaints office was awarded the 2020 John P. Flynn Inspector General Award for their outstanding achievements.  While the IG Complaints office works for the base commander, their main goal is to be a place where airmen can go when they need assistance. The office helps airmen with issues ranging from moral and
  • 1st Sergeant Kalar to compete at national level

    Master Sgt. Tina Kalar, 132d Medical Group first sergeant, will be competing at the national level after being selected as 1st Sergeant of the Year in Region 4.
  • 132d Wing Celebrates 80 Years

    80 years ago on February 25, 1941, the 132d Wing, Iowa Air National Guard was founded in Des Moines, Iowa.Starting out as an observation squadron in the middle of WWII, the unit of today has gone through many changes while striving toward the future.From 1941-1987, the 132d Wing flew and maintained 13 different fighter aircraft and contributed to
  • Col. Travis Crawmer assumes command of 132d Wing

    Col. Travis Crawmer assumed command of the Iowa Air National Guard’s 132d Wing on January 9, 2021 at the 132d Wing Airbase in Des Moines, Iowa.
  • 132d Wing receives 5th consecutive Air Force Outstanding Unit Award

    The Iowa Air National Guard's 132d Wing has been awarded its fifth consecutive and 15th overall Air Force Outstanding Unit Award for its efforts during 2019.
  • Longest serving firefighter in Air Force to retire

    Chief Master Sgt. Timothy Whisler, 132d Fire and Emergency Services chief, is set to retire in October 2020