NATIONAL GUARD magazine

August 2016 Remotely piloted aircraft have been important players in combat. Could they also have a domestic role, such as during floods or wildfires or after a hurricane? The simple answer is yes, but there is nothing simple about how to get RPAs involved. The current issue of NATIONAL GUARD... Read more
NATIONAL GUARD magazine August 2016(read online digital version) Getting There | Center Stage | Big Show | Pure Fun | Beyond the Conference GETTING THERE Many attendees will fly to the 138th General Conference & Exhibition through Baltimore/Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport,... Read more
NATIONAL GUARD magazine August 2016 Capital ViewBy Sen. Mazie K. Hirono (read online digital version) In the weeks since my friend Mark Takai passed away, there has been an outpouring of memories of Mark as a champion swimmer, a National Guard officer, a public servant, a family man and friend. But... Read more
NATIONAL GUARD magazine August 2016 Chairwoman’s MessageBy Retired Maj. Gen. Deborah Ashenhurst(read online digital version) About a year ago, I sat on the stage in Nashville, Tenn., and listened to Gen. Mark A. Milley, who had become the Army chief of staff only four weeks earlier. He was funny,... Read more
NATIONAL GUARD magazine August 2016By Cody Erbacher(read online digital version) Two NGAUS board members are working to improve the way the association serves retirees, and, just as important, vice versa Retired and separated NGAUS members will have a forum to discuss issues important to them at... Read more
NATIONAL GUARD magazine August 2016By Cody Erbacher(read online digital version) NGAUS brings young officers to Washington to meet NGB leaders and see how defense decisions are made in the nation’s capital Fifty-three National Guard company-grade and warrant officers were treated last month to a... Read more
NATIONAL GUARD magazine August 2016By Cody Erbacher(read online digital version) A new documentary film offers a very personal look at the Guard at war. Bringing it to the screen was a battle of a different sort Staff Sgt. Eran Harrill couldn’t stomach hearing any more misconceptions about his 2011... Read more
NATIONAL GUARD magazine August 2016By William Matthews(read online digital version) Remotely piloted aircraft provide invaluable eyes over the battlefield. They could do the same for domestic missions, but a mix of concerns keep them grounded at home It's routine, now, for Air National Guard pilots... Read more
July 2016 Tanks are popular again, thanks to aggressive behavior of America’s old Cold War nemesis. But is the Army’s fleet of tanks up to the task? NATIONAL GUARD takes a look at the modernization efforts in the current issue of the award-winning NGAUS membership publication. You may think it is... Read more
NATIONAL GUARD magazine July 2016 Last WordBy Gil Roberts(read online digital version) My mother loved Texas and her Texas Longhorns. She loved her God, family and country, but most of all she loved her soldiers. And they knew it. In his eulogy, retired Gen. Richard Cody, a former Army vice chief... Read more

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