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  • Two brothers from ‘nowhere’ lead WVNG enlisted corps

    Command Sgt. Maj. Dusty Jones and his brother, Chief Master Sgt. Eric Jones, have both reached the pinnacle of enlisted ranks; both serve as E-9s in the West Virginia Army and Air National Guard.
  • Starbase West Virginia Summer Camps provide STEM learning for military kids

    Summer has officially kicked off with Starbase Camps for military children in West Virginia.
  • Charlie West Spotlight: June

    The Charlie West Spotlight for the month of June is South Charleston, W.Va. native Tech. Sgt. Bradley Morris, a Fire and Refueling Maintenance Mechanic assigned to the 130th Logistics Readiness Squadron.
  • Switzer takes command of 130th Operations Group

    Col. Bryan Preece relinquished command of the 130th Operations Group to Lt. Col. Richard Switzer during a formal change of command ceremony held May 4, 2019 at McLaughlin Air National Guard Base, Charleston, West Virginia.
  • The Charlie West Spotlight - May

    The Charlie West Spotlight for May is Tech. Sgt. Jessica Mullins, the 130th Fatality Search and Recovery Team (FSRT) Non-Commissioned Officer in Charge (NCOIC), assigned to the 130th Force Support Squadron (FSS).
  • 130th Airlift Wing welcomes a new commander

    Col. Bryan W. Preece, 130th Operations Group commander, assumed command of the 130th Airlift Wing from Col. Johnny M. Ryan during a formal change of command ceremony held May 4, 2019, at McLaughlin Air National Guard Base in Charleston, W.Va.
  • Soldiers, Airmen vie for the title of Best Warrior in West Virginia

    Twenty-two Soldiers and Airmen from the West Virginia Army National Guard (WVARNG), West Virginia Air National Guard (WVANG), and the District of Columbia National Guard (DCNG), took part in the 2019 West Virginia Best Warrior competition at Camp Dawson, Kingwood, West Virginia. April 26-28, 2019.
  • Charlie West Spotlight: April

    The Charlie West Spotlight for April is Senior Airman Haley Ryan, an Aerospace Evacuation Technician assigned to the 167th Aerospace Evacuation Squadron.
  • Meet your new W.Va. Air Guard State Command Chief

    Chief Master Sgt. David Stevens, former 167th Airlift Wing Command chief, is the new West Virginia Air National Guard State Command Chief.
  • We got an App!

    The 130th Airlift Wing is now available in the USAF Connect app. The app includes exclusive 130th AW content, features and is now available for download on personal smart devices. Features include, but are not limited to notifications, news, a base directory, a fitness calculator, resources, links and CAC-enabled features like the AF Portal, DTS, Web Mail and more.