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Members of the Hawaii Air National Guard 292st Combat Communications Squadron and others, recently participated in a Cyber Defense Exercise dubbed “Big Splash”. The exercise was designed to bring practitioners in industry and government together with students to practice cyber-security event response, mitigation, and strategy. Hawaii’s cyber-security Airmen exercised with Washington Army National Guard; the ...
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Airmen from the15th Wing and the Hawaii Air National Guard’s 154th wing recently completed a joint operational readiness exercise here at joint base Pearl Harbor Hickam. The exercise demonstrated the effectiveness of the total force integration initiative. For some of the airmen this was their first time operating in a joint environment. During the exercise ...
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In the event of a natural or man-made disaster members of Hawaii National Guard prove are ready to respond to save lives and provide security. Hawaii’s CERF-P team demonstrated their ability to respond to a mass casualty event in a contaminated area during a recent evaluation, where National Guard Soldiers and Airmen work and in ...
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Fostering positive foreign relations a key mission of the National Guard thru the State Partnership Program. Hawaii has partnership relations with Indonesia and the Philippines. Recently at Hawaii’s Department of Defense Joint Forces Headquarters Hawaii’s Deputy Adjutant General Brig. Gen. Joseph Kim Hosted a delegation from Indonesia containing Major General Hambali, Deputy Assistant to the ...
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The Hawaii National Guard’s Youth Challenge Academy is currently making a relocation of one of its campuses from Kulani to Keaukaha Military Reservation on the island of Hawaii.  The move will provide a cost savings that directly translates into the potential for increasing the number of cadets allowed into the program and the option to ...
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Red Flag 2013

Posted on Feb 4, 2013 in In The News

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Read More The Hawaii Air National Guard’s 199th Fighter Squadron and the active duty Air Force’s 19th Fighter Squadron team returned to Hawaii after participating in a Red Flag exercise at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.  Red Flag is a realistic combat training exercise involving the air forces of the United States and its allies, ...
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HAWAII ARMY NATIONAL GUARD PUBLIC AFFAIRS UNIT RETURNS FROM SECOND AFGHANISTAN DEPLOYMENT   WHEN:  Thursday, Jan. 31, approximately 3:45 p.m.   WHAT:  Welcome home ceremony for 117th Mobile Public Affairs Detachment Soldiers   WHO: Members of the Hawaii Army National Guard (HIARNG) and their families   WHERE: 103rd Troop Command, Waiawa Armory, Pearl City Industrial ...
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FORWARD OPERATING BASE LAGMAN, Afghanistan (Jan. 28, 2013) — “Hippos” is the name the 11-man Security Forces Assistance Team goes by when rolling off Forward Operating Base Lagman for a mission. Assigned as advisers for the Qalat Reserve Kandak, an Afghan Uniformed Police, or AUP, battalion in Zabul province, SFAT 21, part of the 29th ...
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Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam- A team from the Hawaii Air National Guard’s 199th Fighter Squadron and the active duty Air Force’s 19th Fighter Squadron, departed Hawaii today to participate in a Red Flag exercise at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.  The exercise will run through February 1.  The fighter jets departed in small groups over ...
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Royal Guard 49th Anniversary

Posted on Dec 4, 2012 in In The News

Nov 16 2012, Members of Hawaii’s Royal Guard celebrated 49 years of existence at the state capital by re-enacting the posting of the Guard. The Royal Guard consists of members of Hawaii’s Air National Guard and, was reestablished on November 16 1963 By Colonel Walter Judd. Their mandate is to protect the Historical ties of ...
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