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200th Weather Flight Archive
Posted on October 9, 2015 | No CommentsRICHMOND, Va. – Airmen from the Virginia Air National Guard’s Sandston-based 200th Weather Flight, 192nd Fighter Wing provided weather support for the Union Cycliste Internationale Road World Cycling Championship held Sept. 18-27, 2015, in Richmond, Va. “The 200th Weather Flight’s Tier-1 Weather Resource was tasked by a Joint Staff operational order to provide weather resource protection for this event,” said […]
Posted on October 2, 2015 | No CommentsSANDSTON, Va. — The Virginia National Guard has more than 550 Soldiers and Airmen staged and ready at facilities in the areas of Hampton Roads, Central Virginia, Shenandoah Valley and Southwest Virginia as of Friday evening, Oct. 2, 2015. Staging personnel and equipment in advance of the severe weather helps make sure the Guard can rapidly respond when needed, explained […]
Posted on July 30, 2014 | No CommentsSANDSTON, Va. — Virginia National Guard senior leaders provided updates on the state of the Virginia Air National Guard to senior officers at National Guard Bureau in briefings held July 21 and 22, 2014, at the Pentagon in Washington, D. C. and at Air National Guard Readiness Center at Joint Base Andrews, Md. Brig. Gen. Timothy P. Williams, the Adjutant […]
Posted on March 26, 2014 | 1 CommentFORT A. P. HILL, Va. — Airmen from the Sandston-based 200th Weather Flight provided weather support to aviators and Soldiers from the 2nd Battalion, 224th Aviation Regiment at Fort A.P. Hill, March 21-23, 2014. Seven Airmen from the 200th WF provided pre-flight briefs, meteorology watch, and daily planning weather throughout the drill period. The Airmen operated out of two locations […]
Posted on June 20, 2013 | No CommentsSANDSTON, Va. — The weather ran the gamut from strong winds, torrential rains, flooding, and possible tornados to sunny and clear skies, for the Sandston-based 200th Weather Flight as the Airmen provided support to aviators from the 2nd Battalion, 224th Aviation Regiment. The 200th WF provided weather forecasts, daily staff briefings, and individual pilot and crew briefings throughout the 2-224th’s […]
Posted on June 20, 2013 | No CommentsARLINGTON, Va. — Maj. Gen. Daniel E. Long, Jr., the Adjutant General of Virginia, and Virginia senior leaders delivered the ‘State of the State’ brief to Lt. Gen. Stanley E. Clarke III, Director of the Air National Guard June 12, 2013. Brig. Gen. Wayne Wright, the Deputy Adjutant General of Virginia, together with Brig. Gen. Zane R. Johnson, the Air […]
Posted on May 22, 2012 | No CommentsARLINGTON, Va. — Maj. Gen. Daniel E. Long, Jr., the Adjutant General of Virginia, together with leadership from the 192nd Fighter Wing, 203rd RED HORSE Squadron, 200th Weather Flight and Joint Force Headquarters delivered the “State of the State” brief to Lt. Gen. Harry M. Wyatt, III, Director of the Air National Guard, and his Air Staff leadership team […]
Posted on March 15, 2012 | No CommentsFORT A. P. HILL, Va. — Airmen from the Virginia Air National Guard’s 200th Weather Flight and the Washington D. C. Air National Guard’s 121st Weather Flight conducted joint training at Fort A. P. Hill from March 8 to 11 with a focus on operations in a tactical field environment. The mission sets for the 121st in recent years had them […]
Posted on February 24, 2012 | No CommentsSAVANNAH, Ga. — Virginia National Guard Soldiers and Airmen provided weather forecasting and fixed wing and rotary aviation support for Global Guardian 2012, a joint Army and Air Force exercise held at the Georgia National Guard Combat Readiness Training Center in Savannah. More than 1,300 personnel from 20 different states including flying units, medical units and support units as well […]
Posted on January 23, 2012 | No CommentsRICHMOND, Va. — Soldiers and Airmen of the Virginia National Guard, alongside members of the Virginia Defense Force gathered outside the Virginia General Assembly Building Jan. 18 with equipment displays to show some of the Guard’s capabilities to members of the Virginia Senate and House of Delegates. Inside the building, Maj. Gen. Daniel E. Long, Jr., the Adjutant General of […]