184th Intelligence Wing changes name, keeps mission

Produced by the Kansas Adjutant General’s Department, Public Affairs Office

The Kansas Air National Guard’s 184th Intelligence Wing, Wichita, will officially change its name Aug. 1 to the 184th Wing.

The wing’s missions and capabilities include cyber operations, intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance operations, command and control operations, as well as the requisite mission support and medical services associated with those operations. Continue reading

Kansas Air Guardsman receives medal for community heroism

Maj. Gen. Lee Tafanelli, adjutant general, Kansas National Guard, presents Master Sgt. Josh Manning, information technology specialist, 177th Information Aggressor Squadron, with the certificate for the Airman’s Medal during a ceremony at McConnell Air Force Base, July 20. Manning received the award for non-combat heroic action in 2017, when he put his own life at risk to save someone from a burning vehicle. (Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Jacob Lewis)

By Tech. Sgt. Jacob Lewis, 184th Public Affairs

MCCONNELL AIR FORCE BASE, Kansas. (July 20, 2019) – Master Sgt. Joshua Manning, information technology specialist, 177th Information Aggressor Squadron, received the Airman’s Medal on July 20, 2019, for heroism and putting his own life in danger to help save another. Continue reading