August 26, 2019

WVSAE Tours 130th Air Lift Wing Base and Memorial Tunnel

130th Air Lift Wing Headquarters, 1679 Coonskin Drive, Charleston, WV 25311

Presenter: Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR)

A rare opportunity is ours!!!

Local Employers of West Virginia, supportive of Reserve Component Service Members, are provided the opportunity to observe and participate in military training and operations to better understand and support the mission of the National Guard and Reserve.

Proposed Itinerary: Meet at 130th AW HQ for a continental breakfast and introductions, listen to briefing from the Wing Commander, tour the base including hangars and engine rebuild shop, tour the Memorial Tunnel – a military training facility.

Reservations are due by Thursday, August 15, and can be made using the attached form you will send to the ESGR (not WVSAE!).

Tentative agenda:

0800 Registration Check In/Continental Breakfast

0830 Welcome and Introductions

0845 Briefing by TAG, Wing Commander

0915 ESGR Brief

1000 Board bus for hangar/C-130 tour

1130 Lunch in dining hall

Statement of Support Briefing

1300 Board bus for tunnel tour

1345 Arrive at Memorial Tunnel for tour/briefings

1545 Depart tunnel for Charleston

1630 Mission accomplished