Vigilant Guard


New York Guard team catches unusual ride to work for Vigilant Guard exercise August 3, 2016 — A 5 a.m. commute in a 50,000 pound Army helicopter isn't a normal morning commute for most people, but for the National Guard members of the 2nd Civil Support Team—military personnel specially trained to find chemical, biological, and radiological weapons—it's just another day in the office. MORE

USNORTHCOM commander visits Vigilant Guard 2014 in Kansas August 5, 2014 — Gen. Charles H. Jacoby, Jr., commander of the North American Aerospace Defense Command and United States Northern Command, stopped by the Great Plants Joint Training Center in Salina, Kansas, to observe training at Vigilant Guard 2014 on Aug. 4, 2014. MORE