Colorado Army National Guard

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Our Vision:  The premier Citizen-Soldier force for Colorado and the Nation...Rocky Mountain professionals adaptive and ready to win in a multi-domain battle environment.

Our Mission:  The COARNG deploys ready units in defense of our nation and to protect and support the citizens of Colorado. 

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.

The Colorado Army National Guard (COARNG) provides ready Soldiers and diverse units to support federal and state missions. Colorado is one of the few National Guard states to have a variety of highly-coveted units such as:

Ballistic Missile Defense, Aviation, Space Support, Mountain Infantry, Military Police, Special Operations Forces, and Cyber

Military Training
 - High Altitude Rotary Wing Power Management Training
 Basic Leader Course
 Officer Candidate SchoolWarrant Officer Candidate School, Common Faculty Development Course


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To speak with an Army National Guard Recruiter, call 720-250-1359Below are the primary branches and units in the Colorado Army National Guard:

Adjutant General corps insignia Air Defense Artillery insigniaAviation insigniaEngineers insigniaField Artillery insigniaInfantry insigniaMedical insigniaIntelligence insigniaMilitary Police insigniaOrdnance insigniaPublic Affairs insigniaSignal/Network insigniaSpecial Forces insigniaSpace insignia