The California Air National Guard
163rd Air Refueling
Members ofthe CalifomiaAir National Guard's 163rd Air Refueling
Wing deployed over 300 members and three KC-135 aircrafttoPisa,
Italy to provide refueling in support of Bosnia flight operations
during Operation Decisive Endeavor. The unit also deployed 250
members and three aircraft to Istres, France in support of NATO
operations over Bosnia.
Members of the 146th Airlift Wing participated in Operations
Provide Hope, Joint Guard, and Joint Forge in the former Yugoslavia,
Boznia-Herzegovina, and Europe.
162nd Combat Communications
Communications personnel from the 162nd
Combat Communications Group participated in Operation Joint Guard
in Hungary and Bosnia-Herzegovina during the 1996-1999 timeframe.