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  • CA ANG Outstanding Airman of the Year Banquet Registration Open

    Registration for the CA ANG Outstanding Airman of the Year Banquet is now open. The 2012 banquet will be held October 21st, 2012 at the Sheraton Universal Hotel located next to Universal Studios Hollywood.This web link will take you to the event web site where you can register for the banquet and obtain lodging,
  • 162CCG OAY Winners Announced

    The 162d Combat Communications Group (CCG) Outstanding Airman and 1st Sergeant of the Year (OAY) selection board convened at Vandenberg AFB on October 6, 2011.  Voting was accomplished and results were submitted to the 162CCG Commander, Col Steve Beck.Col Beck had the following to say; "The 162 CCG Outstanding Airmen/First Sergeant of the Year
  • Lt Col Beightol Assumes Command of 222 OSS

    On June 11, 2011, Lt Col Brandon Beightol assumed command of the 222d Operations Support Squadron (OSS) from Lt Col Robert Sage. The ceremony was officiated by Col Steven Beck, the 162d Combat Communications Group commander.Lt Col Sage commanded the 222 OSS from its stand up in 2008. Under his leadership, the unit grew from three initial squadron
  • CA ANG Outstanding Airmen Celebrated

    In a sea of noise makers, bubuzellas, thunder sticks, and air horns, the California Air National Guard airmen of the year rose above the decibels and will reign as California's best of the best for 2011.  An evening of celebration followed the announcements of the winning nominees.  An in keeping with tradition, the winners became the standard
  • 222CMXF Members Recognized for National Awards

    At a formal awards banquet held at the NGB Joint C4I conference in Nashville, the Air National Guard recognized its annual Communications and Information (C&I) outstanding performers. On December 9, two members of the 222d Communications Maintenance Flight continued the unit's strong performance and recognition throughout the country. SrA Melissa
  • 162CCG Receives Sixth AFOUA

    In a message sent by Lt Gen Harry M. Wyatt III, the 162nd Combat Communications Group (CCG) has been awarded the Air Force Outstanding Unit Award (AFOUA) for the period 1 Nov 2007 - 30 Sep 2008. Sharing this award, all subordinate units of the 162CCG were instrumental in accomplishments leading to the sixth award of the AFOUA. All members who
  • 149CBCS Selects New 1st Sergeant

    The 149th Combat Communications Squadron has a new First Sergeant.  MSgt Becky Allen received her diamond at the 1st Sergeant's Academy graduation banquet on 1 October 2010 at Maxwell AFB, AL and begins a new chapter in her career.  MSgt Allen has always been concerned about airmen.  She has led and mentored unit members through supervisory
  • 162CCG Outstanding Airmen and 1st Sergeant of the Year

    The 162d Combat Communications Group Outstanding Airmen and 1st Sergeant of the Year selection board convened on 5 Oct 10. The following members were selected in their respective categories.Amn - SrA Laura Andersen - 216th Operational Support Squadron NCO - SSgt Forest Borders - 222d Intelligence Support SquadronSNCO - MSgt Daryl Kinney - 147th
  • 162CCG Guardian Challenge Team Heads Out

    LET THE GAMES BEGIN!  With high hopes and great attitudes, the 162d Guardian Challenge team will depart for competition at Tinker AFB, OK on Friday, 16 April.  Up against two active duty Air Force and two Air National Guard teams, the 162CCG will compete for the title and recognition of the best combat communications group in the Air Force. 
  • 162d Combat Communications Group Accepts Challenge

    The 162d Combat Communications Group (162CCG) accepted an invitation from Air Force Space Command and 689th Combat Communications Wing to participate in Guardian Challenge 2010. Specifically, the 162CCG will compete at Tinker AFB, OK in a resurrection of the Combat Challenge competition.An event well known to the 162CCG, Combat Challenge began in