Introduction to the Air National Guard

The Air National Guard (ANG), also known as the Air Guard, is a Federal Military Reserve Force as well as the Militia Air Force of each State, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, and the Territories of Guam and the U.S. Virgin Islands. It, along with each State’s Army National Guard Component, makes up the National Guard of each State and the Districts, Commonwealths and Territories as applicable.