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The CONG Public Affairs Office (PAO) is located at:

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Colorado National Guard
6848 S. Revere Pkwy.
Centennial, CO 80112

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For public queries (M-F, 8 a.m.- 4 p.m.)
call 720-250-1058.



News Articles

U.S Soldiers with the 947th Engineer Company, Colorado National Guard, help to rebuild Highway 36 west of Lyons, Colorado, Sept. 27, 2013. The Colorado National Guard was supporting the Colorado Department of Transportation to make a passable causeway between Lyons and Estes Park that sustained the communities until spring when weather would allow civil contractors to fully rebuild the highway to standards. Heavy rains and flash floods destroyed roughly 40 percent of the highway earlier in the month, closing the highway to all vehicular traffic. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by: Tech. Sgt. Wolfram M. Stumpf)
Colorado Guard Engineer Vertical Construction Company deploys from Montrose to Middle East
By Colorado National Guard Public Affairs | May 21, 2024
The Colorado National Guard will host a departure ceremony for nearly 100 servicemembers of the Colorado Army National Guard’s 947th Engineer Vertical Construction Company at 1:00 p.m. at the Montrose Pavilion Event Center, Montrose, Colorado, May 22, 2024.

Colorado National Guard’s 100th Missile Defense Brigade and U.S. Northern Command Mobilization Element will host a groundbreaking ceremony for the construction of a new homeland defense and civil support readiness center March 22, 2024, at Peterson Space Force Base, Colorado Springs, Colorado. (Courtesy Colorado Army National Guard)
Colorado National Guard breaks ground on homeland defense and civil support readiness center
By Colorado National Guard Public Affairs | March 20, 2024
The Colorado National Guard’s 100th Missile Defense Brigade and U.S. Northern Command Mobilization Element will host a groundbreaking ceremony for the construction a new homeland defense and civil support readiness center at 10:00 a.m., March 22, 2024, at Peterson Space Force Base, Colorado Springs, Colorado.

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Danielle M. Morgan, 140th Maintenance Squadron, Colorado Air National Guard implements new and creative maintenance techniques on an F-16 Viper at Buckley Space Force Base, Aurora, Colorado, May 10, 2023. Despite how long these aircraft have been in service, new innovations through maintenance have made it possible for the fighter jets to be mission capable to defend the nation 24/7.  (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Luccario Lovato)
Colorado Air National Guard Maintenance Group creates innovative solution to aging F-16
By Staff Sgt. Luccario Lovato, 140th Wing Public Affairs | March 15, 2024
Colorado Air National Guard maintainers of the 140th Maintenance Group have cared for the 140th Wing’s fleet of F-16 Falcons and now Vipers for the last 30 years.

U.S. Army Maj. Rich Piltingsrud (center-left), strategic planner, Colorado Army National Guard, receives a $500 check as part of the Joint Enlistment Enhancement Program from U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Laura L. Clellan (center-right), the adjutant general of Colorado, at the University of Denver, Feb. 8, 2024. The JEEP program incentivizes current Colorado National Guard members to become more involved in referring and enlisting new members into the CONG with up to a $500 check for each enlistment. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Airman 1st Class Eliana Raspet)
Colorado National Guard launches Joint Enlistment Enhancement Program
By Airman 1st Class Eliana Raspet, 140th Wing Public Affairs | March 1, 2024
Colorado Air and Army National Guard are working together to build their forces through the Joint Enlistment Enhancement Program, or JEEP, a new program introduced during 2023.

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Media Releases

Five F-16 Fighting Falcon aircraft from the Colorado Air National Guard's 120th Fighter Squadron out of Buckley Air Force Base fly home April 3, 2008, after providing military honors for Air Force Maj. Perry Jefferson in Arlington, Va. Jefferson, who went missing in action in Vietnam 39 years ago, was an intelligence officer with the Colorado Air National Guard's 120th Tactical Fighter Squadron. More than 150 people attended Jefferson's service to watch Colorado's last reported Vietnam-era MIA service member be laid to rest. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Wolfram M. Stumpf) (Released)
Colorado Air National Guard fly over Memorial Day ceremonies to honor our fallen
By Colorado Air National Guard Public Affairs | May 24, 2024
Colorado Air National Guard F-16C Vipers will fly over Colorado communities in honor of Memorial Day events Saturday, May 25, and Monday, May 27, 2024.

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State space operators host media roundtable about why they oppose transfer to Space Force
By Colorado National Guard Public Affairs | May 1, 2024
States will host a virtual media round table May 3, 2024, at 2 p.m. EST where space operators will talk about their reasons for not wishing to transfer to the U.S. Space Force under U.S. Air Force Legislative Proposal 480 and why establishing the Space National Guard is the most cost effective and strategic option for our nation.

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Rhyan Acey performs maintenance on the AN/TSQ-180 Milstar Communications Vehicle July 30, 2021, at the 233rd Space Group, Greeley Air National Guard Station, Greeley, Colorado. The 233rd Space Group was the first National Guard unit to assume a U.S. Space Command mission. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Amanda Geiger)
Guard Space unit at Greeley Air National Guard Station hosts open house for community, partners
By 140th Wing Public Affairs | April 26, 2024
The 233rd Space Group, Colorado Air National Guard, will host an open house for Northern Colorado communities at Greeley Air National Guard Station, Greeley, Colorado, from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., April 30, 2024.

U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Jeremy Jenkins is the incoming Colorado Air National Guard State Command Chief. (stock photo)
Colorado Air National Guard State Command Chief changes responsibility
By Colorado Air National Guard Public Affairs | April 5, 2024
Colorado Air National Guard 140th Wing State Command Chief U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Edward Hauschild will pass responsibility to U.S. Air Force Chief Master Sgt. Jeremy Jenkins in a Change of Responsibility ceremony at 2:00 p.m., April 6, 2024, Hangar 909, Buckley Space Force Base, Aurora, Colorado.