Colorado Army National Guard
Our Vision: The COARNG will be a highly disciplined team of professional officers, NCOs, and Soldiers with the operational knowledge, subject matter expertise, combat fitness, and resiliency to lead, augment, and support any US required action. In short, our vision is simply, “Always Ready, Always There.”
Our Mission: Plan and prepare to project combat power overseas in support of national policy objectives. Secondary mission is to use the innate combat skills required by our primary mission to plan, prepare, and execute domestics operations. In a word, our mission is Readiness.
Number of Search and Rescue (SARs) Operations
The COARNG Aviation is the most active Search and Rescue state in all of the ARNG. In 2017, the COARNG flew 63% of all SAR missions in the United States.