The Iowa Air National Guard has three main bases located in Des Moines, Fort Dodge and Sioux City. They perform five unique missions training and preparing the citizen-airman to respond to the Governor of Iowa for state emergencies or the call of the President in times of crisis.
Iowa State Benefits
Iowa state colleges offer Air Guard members up to 100% tuition paid per year or the equivalent of in-state tuition at Iowa private colleges and universities.
Injury Death Benefits
Iowa Air Guard members get full coverage for injuries incurred in the line of duty and get to participate in the state's Workers' Comp.
State Tax Advantage
Some Air Guard members and retirees get property tax exemptions.