california air national guard


Four California Army National Guard CH-47 Chinook crews based out of Stockton, California, supported President Obama’s recent visit to Yosemite National Park on June 17-20, 2016. The Cal Guard aviators coordinated with White House avaition and security personnel to ensure a safe and smooth visit on the part of the president and his family as they prepare to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the National Park System in August 

(Air National Guard photos by Master Sgt. David Loeffler/Released).


Vigilant Eagles.

A United States Air Force F-15C Eagle from the 144th Fighter Wing, California Air National Guard flies over the High Arctic during Exercise Vigilant Shield 16. From Oct. 15-26, 2015, approximately 700 members from the Canadian Armed Forces, the United States Air Force, the United States Navy, and the United States Air National Guard are deploying to Iqaluit, Nunavut, and 5 Wing Goose Bay, Newfoundland and Labrador for Exercise Vigilant Shield 16. 

(U.S. Air National Guard photos by Master Sgt. David J. Loeffler, 22 OCT 2015.)