Mississippi

The Mississippi Air National Guard has three main bases across the state located in Gulfport, Jackson and Meridian. They perform seven unique missions training and preparing the citizen-airman to respond to the Governor of Mississippi for state emergencies or the call of the President in times of crisis.

Mississippi State Benefits

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    Education Benefits

    Mississippi offers its Air Guard members up to $4,500 per year in tuition assistance, along with the Montgomery GI Bill ($356.00 a month during the months of enrollment).

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    Injury Death Benefits

    Mississippi Air Guard members receive $25,000 in accidental death insurance.

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    State Tax Advantage

    Mississippi Air Guard members pay no state income taxes on up to $15,000 of their military pay.

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    Miscellaneous

    State employees that join the Air Guard are allowed 15 days paid military leave per year. Mississippi Air Guard members also have exclusive access to distinctive auto plates.

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