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  • Leave and Travel Policy Update // 13 July 2020

    COVID-19 Leave and Travel Policy
  • INFO// Base Access Update

    Mission Partners -- JB MDL will continue easing restrictions under Phase 1 of its three-phased, conditions-based approach for reopening the installation by allowing our retired military personnel and eligible veteran community limited access starting next Tuesday, 23 June.
  • 108th Wing conducts virtual Unit Training Assembly

    As the 108th Wing continues to support New Jersey on the frontlines of the COVID-19 response, focus remains on the three priorities: Protect our Airmen, Protect our Mission, and Protect our Communities.  For the upcoming April drill, 108th members will adhere to the direction of New Jersey Governor Murphy and the Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst
  • 108th Wing: Paid Sick Leave // 2 April 2020

    The FFCRA provides paid sick leave under certain conditions protected by temporary Family Medical Leave Act (FMLA) rules beginning April 1, 2020 and ending December 31, 2020.Due to the short suspense given agencies on the date the Act was signed, the Defense Civilian Personnel Advisory Service, the agency responsible for publishing leave policy,
  • To New Jersey Air National Guard Airmen // 26 March 2020

    NJ ANG Airmen,The Airmen of the NJANG are on the front lines filling capability gaps supporting the State of New Jersey's response to the COVID-19 virus. Additionally, others continue to prepare for and accomplish the day-to-day mission that is so vital to the state and nation. These are unprecedented times, we are writing the playbook and everyone
  • New Jersey Air National Guard supports COVID-19 response

    Twenty-two New Jersey Air National Guardsmen assigned to the 108th Wing in-processed on State Active Duty orders on Joint Base McGuire-Dix-Lakehurst, N.J., March 19, 2020. The Airmen will be assisting state and local authorities with COVID-19 response operations.
  • To the Airmen of the 108th Wing // 18 March 2020

    To the Airmen of the 108th Wing:As you are aware, the wing is engaged in responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. Although the situation is in a state of flux, I ask that you focus on my three priorities.1 - Protect our Mission: The 108th will continue to meet its Federal and State missions. This includes command and control, deployments, USAF alert
  • Outstanding 2008 – Looking forward to an Outstanding 2009

    Welcome to 2009!For the 108th Air Refueling Wing, 2008 was a busy year. We sent our Airmen around the world - and they returned to us safe and proving that the 108th ARW leads the way in by doing the job above and beyond what is asked.The 108th Security Forces Squadron sent some of its Airmen to Iraq. There, for the first time the Air Guard was