• Smokescreens, sandbags, frozen creeks and empty mags

    When the crew door of a C-5 Galaxy opened on the ramp at Youngstown Air Reserve Station, Ohio, Feb. 6, 2022, it was the first time some of the 40 Defenders debarking the aircraft had ever seen snow. The forecast for the next two weeks called for some of the coldest temperatures they’d ever

  • 926th Wing represented during NHL All-Star National Anthem

    Senior Airman Fernando Cruz, 926th Wing Airman, renders a salute next to Carnell Johnson during the singing of the National Anthem, February 4, 2022 at T-Mobile Arena, Las Vegas, Nev. The National Hockey League hosted their annual skills competition and all-star game to highlight the most

  • Reserve Airman serving with Pride

    “I am a black man; I am a gay man; I am a queer man; I am a married man. I have a lot of titles, but I am not defined by any one title.”