August 16, 2014 Big Island, Hawaii – Getting to work on time can be stressful.  Usually there is no valid explanation to excuse tardiness to military duty.  One Airman with the Hawaii Air National Guard’s 291st Combat Communications Squadron found himself with a rare, valid excuse when he was unable to report for duty on ...
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Members of Hawaii’s Army and Air National Guard recently participated in a 3 day cyber range exercise at University of Hawaii. The exercise called Po‘oihe which means “Tip of the Spear“ in Hawaiian consisted of teams of cyber warriors from Active duty Army and Air Force, University of Hawaii, Idaho State Univ, and Guardsmen from ...
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by Tech. Sgt. Andrew Lee Jackson Hawaii Air National Guard 6/10/2014 – P.U. BUTTERWORTH, Malaysia — Exercise Cope Taufan kicked off today, a biennial Large Force Employment exercise between the Royal Malaysian Air Force and Pacific Air Forces. More than 450 Airmen are participating, as well as four U.S. Air Force airframes, which includes the ...
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Memorial Day 2014

Posted on May 27, 2014 in FY2014, In The News, News Release, slider

Honolulu, Hawaii – The Hawaii Air National Guard (HIANG) today held its annual “Launa Ole” awards ceremony for outstanding achievement over the past year.  Launa ‘Ole means “beyond comparison” or “without peer.”  Airman nominated for the Hawaii Air National Guard “Launa’Ole” award are judged in the following categories, (1) Outstanding Airman of the Year (Traditional ...
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By Col. Ed Toy, Deputy Brigade Commander 29th IBCT, Hawaii Army National Guard Pohakuloa, Hawaii- Amongst the shadows and the crisp cold air between two of the tallest mountains in the world huddles a leader, his Soldiers and their Shadows. In this case, the Shadows are Unmanned Aerial Vehicles. Earlier this year, Lt. Col. James ...
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Special Olympics Hawai’i December

Posted on Jan 9, 2013 in slider

By Cindy Ujimori and Kyle Karioka If you have participated in our Over the Edge of Waikiki fundraiser, chances are your rappel was conducted by a volunteer from the Hawai’i Army National Guard’s 93rd Weapons of Mass Destruction – Civil Support Team. This amazing unit has volunteered their time and expertise during the last four ...
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Photo of 70th anniversary of Pearl Harbor commemoration courtesy Hawaii Air National Guard

Hawaii Air National Guard

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Hawaii Army National Guard

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Government Relations

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