The Alaska Air National Guard has three locations across the state located in Anchorage, Fairbanks, and Clear. They perform seven unique missions and are a critical player in maintaining peaceful relations with Russia. The Alaska Air National Guard stands prepared with combat-ready, adaptable Alaskan citizen-airmen to respond to the Governor of Alaska for state emergencies or the call of the President in times of crisis.
Alaska State Benefits
The State of Alaska will pay your tuition at the University of Alaska, for up to 12 credit hours per semester for undergraduate studies. (Payment is made by school upon proof of eligibility. All payments are subject to the state budget.)
Injury Death Benefits
Alaskan Air Guard members on state-summoned active duty get complete Workers' Comp and death benefits for surviving spouses.
Active members of the Alaska Air National Guard who have met residency requirements may receive a free hunting and sport fishing license. An Alaska resident who is a current member in the Alaska Air National Guard is entitled to one non-commercial free vehicle registration.
State Tax Advantage
Alaska Air Guard members pay absolutely no state taxes on their military pay.
Military Recreation Facilities
Base lodging; use of base ski hills, movie theaters and bowling alleys; ski, canoe and other outdoor equipment rentals; recreation camps; all kinds of classes; child care; an auto shop…the list goes on.