186ARW Photos

Members of the 248th Air Traffic Control Squadron (ATCS) preform maintenance operations on a mobile tower at Key Field Air National Guard Base, Meridian Mississippi, Sep. 12, 2020. The assets of the 248th ATCS include a mobile tower, mobile radar, and mobile TACAN that can be deployed and operational within 24 hours.
Staff Sgt. Kyle Austin, an air traffic controller with the 248th Air Traffic Control Squadron (ATCS), communicates with an aircraft at Key Field Air National Guard Base, Meridian, Mississippi, Sep. 12, 2020. As an air traffic controller, Austin's duties are to direct the movement of aircraft into and out of military airfields.
Chief Darren McMullen, 186th Air Refueling Wing Command Chief Master Sergeant, visits with 248th Air Traffic Control Squadron Airmen at Key Field Air National Guard Base, Meridian, Mississippi, Sept. 12, 2020.
RC-26 B Metroliner
KC-135 R Stratotanker
KC-135 R Stratotanker
Airmen with the 186th Air Refueling Wing administer COVID-19 tests at the Bonita Lakes mobile COVID-19 testing facility, April 1, 2020, Meridian, Mississippi. Airmen and Soldiers from the Mississippi National Guard are aiding the Mississippi Department of Health and other supporting agencies to locate and stop the spread of COVID-19 around the state. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech Sgt. Adam Vance)
Airman Clydarius Everett, an engineering journeyman with the 186th Civil Engineering Squadron, readies his supplies prior to testing at the Bonita Lakes mobile COVID-19 testing facility, April 1, 2020, Meridian, Mississippi. Airmen and Soldiers from the Mississippi National Guard are aiding the Mississippi Department of Health and other supporting agencies to locate and stop the spread of COVID-19 around the state. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech Sgt. Adam Vance)
Staff Sgt. Trace Wallace, a Radar Craftsman with the 186th Air Refueling Wing, preforms a generator diagnostic test at the Bonita Lakes mobile COVID-19 testing facility, April 1, 2020, Meridian, Mississippi. Airmen and Soldiers from the Mississippi National Guard are aiding the Mississippi Department of Health and other supporting agencies to locate and stop the spread of COVID-19 around the state. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech Sgt. Adam Vance)
Airmen and Soldiers with the Mississippi National Guard recieve a readiness breifing prior to testing at the Bonita Lakes mobile COVID-19 testing facility, April 1, 2020, Meridian, Mississippi. Airmen and Soldiers from the Mississippi National Guard are aiding the Mississippi Department of Health and other supporting agencies to locate and stop the spread of COVID-19 around the state. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech Sgt. Adam Vance)

SAPR

Sexual Assault Response Coordinators (SARCs) and Victim Advocates are available to assist victims (survivors) of sexual assault.

 

The 186th Air Refueling Wing SARC office is available Tuesday thru Friday from 0700-1600 and can be reached at (601) 484-9896.

 

For 24/7 support, visit the DOD Safe Helpline website at https://safehelpline.org or call (877) 995-5247 for anonymous support for sexual assault survivors in the military.

 

 

Hometown News Release

186th Air Refueling Wing personnel who want to share news of their accomplishments and achievements with family members and friends can now do it online through the Joint Hometown News Release Program!

Important Numbers

Base
601-484-9000

Recruiting
601-484-9213
1-800-354-9892

Command Post
601-484-9714

Family Support
601-484-9623

Mission Support Flight
601-484-9843

Finance

601-484-9781   601-484-9775

601-484-9639   601-484-9612


Credit Union
601-484-9406

Public Affairs Office

186 ARW Public Affairs

Public Affairs does not act as an operator service. They do not have the capability to redirect incoming calls to other offices. Please contact the base operator for these services.

Base Operator 601-484-9000

186 ARW
6225 M Street
Meridian, MS  39307-7112

601-484-9803, 601-484-9422 or 601-484-9580

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