The Missouri Air National Guard’s 139th Airlift Wing is located at Rosecrans Memorial Airport in St. Joseph, Missouri. It is the home of the Advanced Airlift Tactics Training Center and the Sound of Speed Air Show. The 139th is one of two flying wings in the Missouri Air National Guard. The flying unit is the 180th Airlift Squadron which operates the C-130H Hercules cargo aircraft.
As a member of the 139th AW Missouri Air National Guard, you are part of something bigger than yourself. Your part-time service makes an important impact in the local community, the State of Missouri and the United States of America. There are many benefits and opportunities to being a member with the Air National Guard, such as 100% Tuition Assistance, GI Bill, Travel, Affordable Healthcare, Retirement and many more. If you are ready to take yourself to new heights, contact your local recruiter today.