The Connecticut Air National Guard has two main bases within the state located in East Granby and Orange. These units perform two unique missions training and preparing their citizen-airman to respond to the Governor of Connecticut for state emergencies or the call of the President in times of crisis.
Connecticut State Benefits
Connecticut state colleges waive 100% of tuition bill for all Air Guard members.
Injury Death Benefits
Connecticut Air Guard members on state or federal active duty receive $20,000 of free life insurance for accidental death, and the state association offers members $50,000 in life insurance.
Connecticut state employees that join the Air Guard get up to 15 days of paid military leave time.