Want to join the 188th Wing? For more information contact Master Sgt. Eric Martin, 188th Recruiting Office supervisor at 479-573-5138 or 1-800-446-8373. You can also contact Tech Sgt. Jeff Mathews at 479-573-5147 or Tech Sgt. Katie Higginbotham at 479-573-5728.
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111 South George Mason Drive, AH2
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Phone: 571-256-7838 or 703-607-5901
The Arkansas Air National Guard's 188th Wing is based at Ebbing Air National Guard Base in Fort Smith, Arkansas. The 188th Wing features three primary mission sets: Remotely Piloted Aircraft (MQ-9 Reaper); Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (Distributed Ground Station-Arkansas); and Targeting (Space-Focused). The 188th Wing is comprised of 1,000 dedicated, loyal and highly trained Airmen who take immense pride in fulfilling their roles and obligations as National Guardsmen and Airmen. For more on the history of the 188th Wing visit: http://www.188wg.ang.af.mil/history
MISSION STATEMENT Proven Choice: Warfighting
To provide decision advantage through ISR and execute strike capability across the full spectrum of conflict, while cultivating ready, responsive, and highly skilled Airmen. First Choice: Homeland
During times of emergency or natural disaster, we protect life and property, and preserve the peace, order, and public safety. Enduring Choice: Security Cooperation
Through our state partnership we support defense security goals and build partner capacity through military-to-military engagement.
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