Vermont Air Guard to return home after supporting fight against ISIS

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Vermont Air Guard to return home after supporting fight against ISIS

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 4:26pm -- tim

An F-16 Fighting Falcon assigned to the 134th Expeditionary Fighter Squadron lands on the runway at the 407th Air Expeditionary Group, Southwest Asia, December 10, 2016. The F-16 squadron is comprised of Airmen from the 158th Fighter Wing of the Vermont Air National Guard. (US Air Force photo by Master Sgt Benjamin Wilson)

Vermont Business Magazine The Vermont Air National Guard confirmed today that Airmen and aircraft from the Vermont Air National Guard's 158th Fighter Wing are returning home after a three month deployment in support of Operation Inherent Resolve in the Middle East. Approximately, 300 Airmen from the wing will be returning home to Vermont by the end of February. While deployed, the Green Mountain Boys provided air-to-ground attacks to support operations against ISIS in Iraq and Syria.

Source: VTANG 2.15.2017