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  • 118th Wing aides Navy in aftermath of Blue Angel crash

    NASHVILLE, Tennessee - Key members of the Air National Guard's 118th Wing sprang into action in response to the crash of a Navy Blue Angels Squadron jet June 2, 2016 in Smyrna, Tennessee.The 118th Wing's leadership, chaplain corps, and public affairs office responded to the crash scene, where Blue Angels pilot, Marine Corps Capt. Jeff Kuss, was
  • Wing performs excellent on inspection, leaves commander pleased

    Airmen at Berry Field Air National Guard Base should feel very proud, as they exemplified the core value of "Excellence in All We Do" during the latest Unit Effectiveness Inspection.During the UEI, which happened March 17-21, many units and individuals from the 118th Wing really stood out and astounded the inspectors."Essentially the inspectors
  • Unit effectiveness inspectors descend upon wing

    Members of the 118th Wing are alert and at attention this week as inspectors examine their records and offices.Inspectors from multiple bases across the country arrived at Berry Field Air National Guard Base on March 17 for the 118th Wing's quadrennial Unit Effectiveness Inspection and will remain until March 21."The inspector's primary duty is to
  • New Wing Command Chief explores fresh options for airman education

    The new Command Chief Master Sergeant of Berry Field Air National Guard Base has a firm goal in mind of wanting to expand education options for Airmen.Command Chief Master Sgt. Benjamin M. Williams was promoted to his current position at the 118th Wing on Dec. 5, 2015. Despite his new role, he still believes his core duty is the same."My area of
  • New First Sergeant in Nashville

    Master Sgt. Mike W. Parson has been named the new 118th Wing first sergeant. as of Dec. 6, 2015 at Berry Field Air National Guard Base. Parson first joined the military on Nov. 25, 1992. As a member of the Army, he served as a combat medic, military police, and field artillery. Between 2002 - 2005 he deployed four consecutive times, and upon
  • Berry Field welcomes new Wing Commander, former commander retires

         The 118th Wing welcomed a new commander during a ceremony at Berry Field Air National Guard hangar.     Col. Keith A. Allbritten, vice commander of the 118th Wing, assumed command of the wing from Col. Thomas "Chuck" Echols, who is retiring from the Air National Guard.     "Command is an honor afforded few officers during their career," said
  • Berry Field Airman receives "Make it Count" Scholarship

        The family of deceased Airman 1st Class Ashton Thomas donated a memorial scholarship to Airman 1st Class Christopher from the 118th Wing on Aug. 2, 2015. The scholarship is funded by the enlistment bonus, insurance money, and savings funds that belonged to Thomas which totals near $37,000.        Thomas was awaiting technical training for his
  • Airman and Soldiers join forces to improve communication networks

    Airmen from the 118th Communications Squadron and soldiers from the 230th Signal Company train in a joint exercise June 16, 2015. The joint exercise served two purposes.  The airmen and soldiers trained to pull, terminate, and test cables for annual training while improving the communications structure for the 230th and the 118th Wing.
  • Wing Chaplains hold Singles Retreat

    The 118th Wing held its first ever Singles Retreat. The retreat was facilitated by 118th Wing Chaplains for members of Berry Field Air National Guard Base on March 20-22, 2015 at an undisclosed location. The purpose of the event was to strengthen the way single Airmen encounter every day struggles.The seminar included video based education and
  • Airman Leadership School Comes To Berry Field

    Eighteen members of the 118TH Wing Tennessee Air National Guard recently completed Phase one of the satellite airman leadership school (ALS). From Jan. 20 through Jan. 30 2015 the Airmen gathered at the 118th to attend ALS classes via satellite. The course broadcasts through the Air National Guard's Warrior Network Satellite system and originates