Tag: honor guard

Nov. 12, 2018

Honor Guard performs in Veterans Day Parade, Knicks game

The United States Honor Guard participated in the Veterans Day Parade along with other branches of the Department of Defense in New York, Nov. 11.

July 6, 2017

HG outreach to SoCal

The U.S. Air Force Honor Guard performed at Sea World, Disney's California Adventure, Disneyland and Mission Beach, Calif., from June 28 to July 1.

July 5, 2017

Drill Team performs on golden state coast

Airman 1st Class Charle Vaa, U.S. Air Force Honor Guard Drill Team member, adjusts the strap of an M1 rifle stock before a performance at Sea World in San Diego, Ca., June 27, 2017. Not only does the drill team perform complex routines involving a choreographed sequence of weapon maneuvers, but they also maintain a sense of professionalism and

May 15, 2017

Proving patriotism

As a kid growing up in southern California, Jose “Angel” Velazquez dreamed of joining the military, but never thought he’d be a symbol of honor and perfection in the U.S. Air Force Honor Guard.At El Monte High School in El Monte, California, he and his senior class took an aptitude test used by the military to measure an individual’s strengths and

Feb. 27, 2017

Air Force Honor Guard preps new drill performance

The U.S. Air Force Honor Guard Drill Team arrived here Feb. 3 and has begun training on a new drill performance they will debut during Keesler’s 81st Training Group quarterly drill down competition.The team, consisting of 27 members, travels to Keesler annually to create and perfect a new drill performance which will be seen in the U.S. and

Jan. 17, 2017

JBA hosts media day

A media day, highlighting base units who with be participating in the 58th Presidential Inauguration, was hosted here, Jan. 13, 2017.The event allowed local and national media to interview Air Force leaders and Airmen who will be participating in the 58th Presidential Inauguration.The media included an inaugural parade demonstration of the Air

Dec. 15, 2016

Wizards’ AF night highlights honor guard, drill team

The U.S. Air Force Honor Guard Drill Team performs during halftime at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C., Dec. 14, 2016. The routine was part of the Washington Wizards’ Air Force night, where the team took on the Charlotte Hornets. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Ryan J. Sonnier)

Oct. 14, 2016

Keepin' it wheel

The 11th Logistical Readiness Squadron took two buses with approximately 40 Honor Guardsmen to Boston, Oct. 8 - 10, 2016. The 11th LRS provides vehicle operations support to the Air Force Band and Honor Guard during parades, airshows and performances nation-wide.

Sept. 22, 2016

Aircraft, Airmen Prepare for Military Tattoo

The 2016 U.S. Air Force Tattoo dress rehearsal was held at Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington, D.C., Sept. 21.The dress rehearsal consisted of performances form the U.S. Air Force Honor Guard and a flyover by the "Warbirds" flight.The Military Tattoo is scheduled to be held at JBAB, at 7 p.m. Sept 22, 2016.

Aug. 23, 2016

USAF Drill Team performs at Chicago Air and Water Show

The United States Air Force Honor Guard Drill Team performed at the 58th Annual Chicago Air and Water Show in downtown Chicago Aug. 20 – 21, 2016.As part of the opening ceremonies, the drill team presented the colors during the National Anthem.“It was an honor representing the Air Force at the show,“ said Senior Airman Josh Blanton, USAF Drill Team