The 128th Air Refueling Wing is a vital part of Milwaukee's history and a necessary part of it's future.

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The U.S. Air Force has released a new video that shows the refueling capabilities of two of its newest aircraft – of the Boeing KC-46-A Pegasus refueling tanker and F-35 Lightning II fifth-generation fighter.
The 128th ARW was honored to have Congressman Bryan Steil visit our base to learn more about who we are, what we do, and what is on the horizon for our great wing. #BrewCityTankers #ANG #OnWisconsin
The 128th Air Refueling Wing had a lot of special visitors at #OSH19 EAA AirVenture today. A roster of legendary American military aircraft in history, from iconic World War II airplanes to today’s most sophisticated flying machines, are on display at AirVenture 2019. #KC135 #WIANG #AMC #USAF
Thunderbirds over Milwaukee. Check them out at the Milwaukee Air and Water Show
The 128th Air Refueling Wing was honored to host these Make-A-Wish Wisconsin families and help facilitate their visit with the Air Force Thunderbirds.
The 128th Air Refueling Wing would like to thank all the civic leaders from Harley-Davidson, Milwaukee Kickers Soccer Club - Uihlein Soccer Park , Milwaukee Brewers, Milwaukee Bucks, and the Milwaukee County Circuit Court for coming out to visit us today. We hope you enjoyed the ride and the in-flight refueling with the Air Force Thunderbirds! Also, Make sure to check our Tankers and the Thunderbirds at the Milwaukee Air and Water Show this weekend. #BrewCityTankers #Thunderbirds #AirPower #MKE
Interested in knowing about the Air National Guard or the KC-135 Stratotanker? Stop by and see us at the largest annual gathering of aviation enthusiasts the EAA AirVenture Oshkosh 2019. #OSH19" target="_blank"> #OSH19</a>
When the President of the United States comes to town, the 128th Air Refueling Wing is always prepared to support! #BrewCityTankers #POTUS
Today we celebrate our nation&#39;s independence. For 243 years, the men and women in uniform have kept our nation independent. #BrewCityTankers #IndependenceDay
Members of the 128th Air Refueling Wing visited Milwaukee Tool North America as part of a community partnership experience. While on site, the team toured their facility and learned about their innovative, industry-leading products and operations. Our goal is to build positive relationships with organizations and communities surrounding our base. We strive to learn from their best practices and history within the community. At the end of the visit the Milwaukee Tool team unveiled a new 128 ARW KC-135 nose art which we will share with you later this summer. #Milwaukee #community #KC135 #BrewCityTankers #MKEHOME
Over 40 civil engineers from the 128th Air Refueling Wing, Wisconsin Air National Guard, deployed to central Mississippi as part of the Innovative Readiness Training (IRT) program. During their two-week IRT, the 128th Airmen cleared the land and added the water, sewer, and electrical components to the infrastructure. They will also build roads and assist in the construction of 8 cabins. #CivilEngineering #128ARW #BrewCityTankers #DirtBoyz #IRT
The 128th Civil Engineer Squadron is down in Crystal Springs, Mississippi, for their Innovative Readiness Training. They are helping finish construction on the future site of Camp Kamassa. This camp will be used by thousands of young campers with various illnesses and challenges including, but not limited to asthma, cancer, muscular dystrophy, diabetes, brain injuries, kids in foster care, developmental disabilities, and so much more. Check out their first week of work! More to come on their construction progress! #civilengineers #IRT #dirtboyz #WIairnationalguard #brewcitytankers #128ARW
Checking in from the Black Sea and Balkan regions! The 128th Air Refueling Wing is currently teaming up with NATO allies to participate in exercise Saber Guardian. To learn more, click the photos below.
Today marks the 75th Anniversary of D-Day when allied troops embarked on the greatest military mission in history. And while the operations have changed since our beginnings as the 126th Observation Squadron, our mission remains the same... Deliver exceptional airpower that fuels our state and nation at home and worldwide!
On behalf of the Civic Dinner Dance Committee the 128th Air Refueling Wing would like to thank Guy Gruters, Eugene Schlecht, the family of Specialist Thomas Meidam, and everyone that attended the 39th Annual Civic Dinner Dance. It was a great way to wrap Milwaukee Armed Forces Week.
Today kicks off the 2019 Milwaukee Armed Forces Week. It is a joint effort of the Milwaukee Armed Services Committee, comprised of members from all the Military branches, as well as Milwaukee-area citizens and veterans. Its mission is to increases public understanding of the role of the military in a democratic society as well as honor and acknowledge Milwaukee-area men and women serving in the Armed Forces of the United States. The capstone event is the Civic Dinner Dance held at the 128th Air RefuelingWing.


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