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  • 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

  • 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

  • 162CCG Earns Air Force Outstanding Unit Award

    The 162d Combat Communications Group (CCG) has earned the Air Force Outstanding Unit Award (AFOUA) for accomplishments from 1 November 2007 to 30 September 2008.  All subordinate units of the 162CCG listed below also earned the AFOUA through achievements during this period.  The announcement message

  • Two 162CCG Members Selected as California Air Force Association Top Enlisted

    The California Air Force Association (CAFA) has selected to 162CCG members as top enlisted in their Categories.SSgt Renae Bobbitt of the 222nd Operations Support Squadron was selected as the CAFA Airman of the Year and SMSgt Bradley Riggs of the 222nd Intelligence Support Squadron was selected as

  • New 162CCG Command Chief Selection Announced

    With the pending retirement of CMSgt DeCastro, 162CCG Command Chief Master Sergeant (CCM), the selection process to select Chief DeCastro's successor has been completed.Col Steve Beck, Commander 162CCG, announced his CCM selection on 3 May 2009.  "It is with great pleasure that I announce the

  • Another First for the California ANG

    On February 20, 2009, another first occurred for the 162nd Combat Communications Group. During the 9th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron's Dedicated Crew Chief Ceremony here at Beale AFB, CA, TSgt Tim Brennan, 222nd Communications Maintenance Flight became the first ever Designated Crew Chief (DCC) for

  • Air Force 12 Outstanding Airmen of the Year, SMSgt Donna J. Goodno

    The 2007 California Air National Guard Senior NCO of the Year, was among 12 Airmen selected as an Air Force Outstanding Airmen for 2008.A Mission Support Flight Superintendant at the 147th Combat Communications Squadron, 162nd Combat Communications Group, was selected from 33 nominees who