Selfridge Air National Guard Base

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Air Force: Michigan Bases To Lose About 850 Jobs

Planned Air National Guard cuts would eliminate about 850 jobs at Michigan’s Selfridge and Kellogg bases, according to the U.S. Air Force.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/07/2012

Selfridge Air National Guard Base (Courtesy:

General Criticizes Cutbacks At Michigan Base

The Pentagon’s plan to eliminate a squadron of fighter jets at a Detroit-area base makes no economic sense and would cost more than 550 jobs, according to the director of the Michigan National Guard.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/18/2012

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Air Force To Change Missions At 2 Mich. Bases

The U.S. Air Force is planning mission changes at two Michigan bases as part of a restructuring plan as the Pentagon works to rein in military spending, officials said Friday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–02/04/2012

Nearly 60 Michigan Soldiers Headed To Afghanistan

The aviation battalion will stay goodbye to family and friends Saturday before heading overseas for a year.

WWJ Newsradio 950–12/07/2011

An A-10 Thunderbolt II takes off from Selfridge Air National Guard Base. (Credit: USAF)

Selfridge Airmen Prepare For Afghanistan Deployment

About 300 Airmen of the Michigan Air National Guard will report to active duty in September for deployment to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/09/2011

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NTSB Report: Wing Walker Tried Transfer Too Soon

Statements to the National Transportation Safety Board say a Michigan wing walker who fell to his death while performing at the Selfridge Air Show may have tried to transfer from a plane to a helicopter too soon.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/07/2011

Staff Sgt. Kevin Burch who held his nearly 4 month old son for the first time upon his arrival at Selfridge Air National Guard Base. (WWJ Photo/Pat Sweeting)

Airmen Welcomed Home At Selfridge Air National Guard Base

Airmen stationed at Selfridge Air National Guard Base returned home, Thursday, after several months away.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/01/2011


Memorial Service Planned For Wing Walker

A memorial service is planned for an Ann Arbor wing walker who fell to his death while performing an aerial stunt during a show at Selfridge Air National Guard Base.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/24/2011

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Wing Walker Dies After Failed Stunt

An investigation is underway after a stunt man died in a terrible accident at the annual Selfridge National Airshow.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/22/2011

A KC-135 Stratotanker takes off on a flight at Selfridge Air National Guard Base. (USAF photo)

Selfridge Air Show Takes To The Sky

While the cars are the stars on Woodward Avenue this weekend, in Macomb County the spotlight is on the sky.

WWJ Newsradio 950–08/20/2011