The Kansas Air National Guard has three main bases across the state located in Topeka, Salina, and Wichita. They perform seven unique missions, training and preparing the citizen-airmen to respond to the Governor of Kansas for state emergencies or to the call of the President in times of crisis.
Kansas State Benefits
Kansas Air Guard members receive up to 100% tuition assistance to state colleges and universities.
Injury Death Benefits
Kansas Air Guard members that are permanently disabled while on state-summoned duty will receive $120 per month in addition to 12.5% of their base pay. Should a Kansas Air Guard member be killed in action on state-summoned duty, the surviving spouse will receive an equal amount, as well as an additional $47-$77 per child per month, and up to $500 for funeral expenses. Children will also receive free tuition at any Kansas state college.
Kansas Air Guard members on state-summoned active duty for 30 days or more may be reimbursed for health insurance premiums.
State Tax Advantage
Kansas Air Guard members over age 62 are eligible for a $120 tax credit.
Kansas state employees get 12 days military leave per year and legal defense for line of duty. Kansas Air Guard members also get exclusive access to distinctive auto plates.