117 ARW MISSION PHOTOS

Air Crew and Maintenance personnel from the 117th Air Refueling Wing prepare KC-135R Stratotankers for a historic 8 ship launch at the 117th Air Refueling, Sumpter Smith ANGB, Birmingham, Alabama September 4, 2019. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Ken Johnson)
Air Crew and Maintenance personnel from the 117th Air Refueling Wing prepare KC-135R Stratotankers for a historic 8 ship launch at the 117th Air Refueling, Sumpter Smith ANGB, Birmingham, Alabama September 4, 2019. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Ken Johnson)
Air Crew and Maintenance personnel from the 117th Air Refueling Wing prepare KC-135R Stratotankers for a historic 8 ship launch at the 117th Air Refueling, Sumpter Smith ANGB, Birmingham, Alabama September 4, 2019. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Ken Johnson)
Air Crew and Maintenance personnel from the 117th Air Refueling Wing prepare KC-135R Stratotankers for a historic 8 ship launch at the 117th Air Refueling, Sumpter Smith ANGB, Birmingham, Alabama September 4, 2019. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Ken Johnson)
Air Crew and Maintenance personnel from the 117th Air Refueling Wing prepare KC-135R Stratotankers for a historic 8 ship launch at the 117th Air Refueling, Sumpter Smith ANGB, Birmingham, Alabama September 4, 2019. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Ken Johnson)
Air Crew and Maintenance personnel from the 117th Air Refueling Wing prepare KC-135R Stratotankers for a historic 8 ship launch at the 117th Air Refueling, Sumpter Smith ANGB, Birmingham, Alabama September 4, 2019. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Ken Johnson)
The 117th Air Refueling Wing makes history by launching 8 KC-135R Stratotankers 30 seconds apart at the 117th Air Refueling, Sumpter Smith ANGB, Birmingham, Alabama September 4, 2019. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Ken Johnson)
Jane Hauth deilvers cakes and other treats to the airment at the 117th Air Refueling Wing, Sumpter Smith, Birmingham, Alabama November 15, 2019. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Jim Bentley)
Col. Robert "Scott" Grant, commander, 117 Air Refueling Wing, Sen. Doug Jones and Brig. Gen. James R. Stevenson Jr., Mobilization Assistant to the Director of Operations United States Strategic Command, pose with the Omaha Trophy at Sumpter Smith Air National Guard Base, AL., Oct. 19, 2019. Jones attended the ceremony and Stevenson presented the trophy celebrating the 117 ARW winning the award having won it in the startegic aircraft category. The unit was the first Air National Guard tanker unit to win the award(U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Jeremy Farson)
Col. Robert "Scott" Grant, commander, 117 Air Refueling Wing, hoists the Omaha Trophy in front of the 117 ARW at Sumpter Smith Air National Guard Base, AL., Oct. 19, 2019. The 117 ARW was the first Air National Guard tanker unit to receive the award having won it in the startegic aircraft category. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Jeremy Farson)

117th Air Refueling Wing Photos

117 ARW Leadership

117 ARW Commander

Col. Scott Grant

117 ARW Vice Commander

Col. Allen King

117 ARW Command Chief

Command Chief Master Sgt. 
Aaron Davis
 

 

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Santa and Mrs. Clause visited the base for a Family Christmas party #happyholidays https://t.co/oA0rCQpDG6
Congratulations to the wonderful men and women of the 117th Air Refueling Wing for being selected as the Air Force… https://t.co/5xucpF9ksX
The 117th Air Refueling Wing marched in the Veterans Day Parade yesterday. Great job everyone! https://t.co/CGrGDMeWGj
The 117th Air Refueling Wing has lost another one of our very own with the recent passing of Airman 1st Class Nicho… https://t.co/0VHU0mSxgF
The 117th Air Refueling Wing performed an aircraft generation training exercise on the flight line last weekend. T… https://t.co/WgAoM8jJpl
Watch Capt. Kinner fly a refueling mission in one of our KC-135 Stratotankers: https://t.co/YLyYvfGOLW
Birmingham City Council members tour a KC-135 Stratotanker at Sumpter Smith Air National Guard Base, Birmingham, Al… https://t.co/q0m8IoaJv2
All retirees are invited to an appreciation event! On November 5th and 6th Alabama National Guard Headquarters wil… https://t.co/Ag8AWMugjJ
Congratulations to Kyle Stevens, who received a Commander's Coin to recognize him as a good Samaritan. He stopped… https://t.co/QRsEQQlOEg
8 KC-135 Stratotankers take off for our base's largest formation flight ever: https://t.co/m7zZJoClzM
RT @DeptofDefense: We will always remember where we were that fateful day, and fellow Americans who chose to answer the call to save others…
@DefenseIntel Director Lt. Gen. Robert Ashley and Congresswoman @RepTerriSewell meet 117th Commander Col. Scott Gra… https://t.co/WtuHWUkZZl
Thanks to the airmen who volunteered to help clean and beautify our base and the surrounding area July 30! https://t.co/NwiQs2SKKw
Airmen of the 117th Air Refueling Wing participate in the Yellow Ribbon Reintegration Program at the Double Tree Hi… https://t.co/Z5lCW6kLYB
Alabama Congresswoman @RepTerriSewell was welcomed by Col. Scott Grant, 117th Air Refueling Wing Commander upon her… https://t.co/fB8umJQo8Z
The 117th Air Refueling Wing, commanded by Col. Scott Grant, Sumpter Smith Air National Guard Base. https://t.co/aWQYzrqFsj
Sumpter Smith airmen refuel @theSCANG F-16s on their way home from a training mission with @FuerzaAereaCol July 23… https://t.co/bKOJb2uPzV
Colonel Grant, 117th Wing Commander, and Captain Smith, Wing XO were featured on Fox 6's Good Day Alabama morning n… https://t.co/yQa0svEOSk
RT @BakariSavage: “We’re getting a #payraise for the #Military this year!” - @SenDougJones chats w/ Col. Grant about #recruitment efforts (…

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