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  • Maj. Johannsen addresses Edward Jones Executives

    Maj. Zachary Johannsen, Executive Officer, 185th Air Refueling Wing, speaks to Account Executives from Edward Jones, and their family members about being deployed and how much a care package can mean to a deployed soldier or airman. Executives and their families built 200 care packages as part of their summer regional meetings held in Sioux City, Iowa on Friday 23 June, 2017. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Bill Wiseman/released)
  • Iowa Air Guard unit earns two financial management awards

    The185th Air Refueling Wing Comptroller Flight, of the Iowa Air National Guard earned two national awards for its achievements and impact on the mission of the Sioux City, Iowa based unit.
  • Nebraska Civil Air Patrol visits 185th ARW

    Members of the Nebraska Wing of the Civil Air Patrol (CAP) got to witness an in-flight refueling up close during a visit to the Iowa Air National Guard’s, 185th Air Refueling Wing in Sioux City, Iowa, Thursday to learn more about the Air Force, Air National Guard and the 185th ARW mission.
  • Real-life Wonder Women of the 185th

    Real-life Wonder Women are easy to find serving with the Iowa National Guard's 185th Air Refueling Wing.
  • Community welcomed during 185th ARW open house

    The Iowa Air National Guard’s 185th Air Refueling Wing held an open house event for the community in Sioux City Iowa, June 10, 2017. Members of the community viewed static displays of U.S. Air Force, Navy and Army aircraft, enjoyed food and drinks from vendors and had a chance to participate in a 5k run on the runway.According to Lt. Col. Eric
  • Security Forces Airmen honors ancestors through service

    U.S. Air National Guard Staff Sgt. Trisha Ross, a member of the Ho-Chunk/Winnebago Tribe of Nebraska, is assigned to the Security Forces Squadron with the Iowa National Guard's 185th Air Refueling Wing in Sioux City, Iowa. Ross received an award from the Society for American Indian Government Employees for going above and beyond in her duties while promoting Native American culture.
  • Open house on Open Line

    Charlie Stone talks with Colonel Larry Christensen during the KSCJ morning talk show program Open Line, in Sioux City, Iowa on June 1, 2017.
  • Air National Guard paint facility completes 149th F-16 heritage paint scheme

    A U.S. Air Force F-16 assigned to the 149th Fighter Wing, Texas Air National Guard, painted with World War II heritage markings is parked outside the Air National Guard Paint Facility in Sioux City, Iowa on May 26, 2017. The 149th FW received authorization for the nonstandard markings in order to commemorate the United States Air Force 70th
  • Welcome Home 185th !! (May 1969)

    The following story originally appeared in the June, 1969 issue of the Iowa National Guard’s Hawkeye Newsletter
  • 185th Announces June 10th Open House

    Lieutenant Col. Eric Kilburg 185th Air Refueling Wing A-Flight Commander, announced that the Iowa Air Guard unit will host an Open House at the base on June 10, 2017. The event will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on the 10th.