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  • Medic Rodeo: 103rd Medics build teamwork, receive new Air Force training

    A team of Airmen from the 103rd Medical Group joined 18 other Air Force medical teams from around the world for the 12th annual Medic Rodeo at Cannon Air Force Base and Melrose Air Force Range, N.M. Sept. 17-20, 2019.
  • Flying Yankees welcome honorary "Pilot for a Day"

    Sporting a youth-sized flight suit complete with a custom embroidered name patch, 10-year-old Jadiel Aponte became the newest honorary pilot through the 103rd Airlift Wing’s annual “Pilot for a Day” program September 19, 2019.
  • JROTC cadets become Flying Yankees for day

    Libbey, a Cadet Colonel in Torrington High School Junior ROTC, and her fellow cadets toured Bradley and flew on a C-130 during a refueling mission with the 103rd Operations Group.
  • 103rd firefighters practice confined space rescue

    How would an Airman trapped inside a C-130 fuel tank be rescued? This is the question firefighters from the 103rd Civil Engineer Squadron answered during a confined space rescue exercise at Bradley Air National Guard Base Sept. 8.
  • CT Guardsmen sharpen tactical skills at CT SWAT Challenge

    Connecticut National Guardsmen put their tactical skills and physical prowess to the test this year during the 15th Annual Connecticut SWAT Challenge.
  • Guardsmen and Wisconsin State Patrol conduct riot-control training at PATRIOT North 19

    Members of the Army and Air National Guard collaborated with the Wisconsin State Patrol to conduct riot-control training during the PATRIOT North 19 exercise at Fort McCoy, WI.
  • Connecticut National Guard strengthens alliance with Uruguay

    Members of the Connecticut National Guard met and fomented critical discussion with Uruguayan service leads from the Army, Navy, and Air Force June 24 - 29, 2019 in Montevideo, Uruguay during a State Partnership Program (SPP) visit. One of the United States’ key policy goals in Uruguay is to enhance U.S., Uruguayan, and global security by working with our military counterparts in Uruguay. The SPP is a program the National Guard began in 1993 to promote enduring and mutually beneficial security relationships with ally nations. There are currently 83 countries across all six geographic combatant commands that participate in the program. The Connecticut National Guard is partnered with Uruguay and has been working with the South American nation for the last 20 years.
  • 103rd Medical Airmen train readiness, interoperability at East Central Georgia IRT

    As the sun rose over the fields of East Central Georgia, Airmen from the 103rd Medical Group, along with members of the Air Force Reserve and Navy Reserve and active duty support, opened five clinics across the region to provide no-cost medical services to underserved communities June 15-22, 2019. The clinics are part of East Central Georgia Innovative Readiness Training, or IRT, a training event sponsored by the Office of the Secretary of Defense for Reserve Affairs. The Air Force Reserve led multi-service training coordinated with Central Savannah River Area Regional Commission in Augusta, Ga.
  • Air Guard first responders lead joint rescue strike team training

    Connecticut Air National Guard fire protection specialists teamed up with firefighters from various departments within Connecticut Department of Emergency Management and Homeland Security (DEMHS) Region 3 to participate in a Rescue Strike Team Training Exercise.