U. S. Congressman Donald Norcross of the 1st district of New Jersey laughs while conversing with Airmen from the 140th Cyber Operations Squadron at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., Nov. 1, 2019. Norcross toured the 140th COS's building.
Airmen of the New Jersey Air National Guard receive awards at the 46th annual Enlisted Association of the National Guard of the United States (EANGUS) conference in Iselin, N.J., Oct. 26, 2019. EANGUS advocates for the betterment of enlisted guardsmen and their families as military members. (Courtesy Photo)
Airman Matthew Constantino, a medical technician, with the 108th Medical Group, provides blood pressure testing to a veteran at the John F. Kennedy pool and recreation center in Newark, N.J., Oct. 12, 2019. Several Air National Guard and National Guard units, emergency medical technicians and Veterans Affairs nurses, volunteered their services at the free health screening initiative to approximately 200 veterans. The event was coordinated by GI Go Fund. (Photos courtesy of Senior Airman Amychristy Amakihe)
Chief Master Sgt. Holly Rivera receives the wing guidon during a change of responsibility ceremony on Oct. 19, 2019, at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J. Chief Master Sgt. Michael Rakauckas accepted the new position as the New Jersey Air National Guard state command chief on Oct. 18, 2019.
Family and friends of Capt. Robert M. Mendez cut a ribbon during the 108th Civil Engineer Squadron building's dedication ceremony at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., Oct. 19, 2019. The building was dedicated to Mendez who passed away in January 2017 after being diagnosed with kidney cancer in late 2016. Mendez was the deputy base civil engineer for the 108th CES. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Airman Julia Santiago)
Airmen from the 108th Wing participated in a wing promotion ceremony on Oct. 20, 2019 at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J.
Monthly Promotions: October 2019
Tech. Sgt. Eric Suarez, non-destructive inspection NCOIC, of the 108th Maintenance Squadron, wears his protective mask to examine a part of the KC-135R Stratotanker aircraft at Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., Sept. 22, 2019. Suarez plans to share his family history, culture and best memories with his son. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Airman 1st Class Andrea A. S. Williamson)
U.S. Air Force Capt. John Hoffecker, 204th Intelligence Squadron flight commander, listens to an artificial intelligence presentation during a live simulation – mixing reality leadership experience during a Flight Commander Course on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, New Jersey, Sept. 27, 2019. The AI provided information based on the students’ responses which gives students a more realistic practice to complex interpersonal skills. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Ariel Owings)
All qualified military enlisted members currently assigned to the 108th Wing or 177th Fighter Wing and non-prior service civilians interested in joining the military as an officer will have the opportunity to apply to a selection board to convene on 6-8 December 2019 & 10-12 January 2020 for the purpose of becoming a commissioned officer. The intent of the convening board is to identify individuals with the aptitude to serve as officers in the 108th Mission Support Group.

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