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155th Air Refueling Wing

The 155th Air Refueling Wing is a vital part of Lincoln's history and a necessary part of it's future.

NEANG Payroll by NE Cities

Lincoln - $23,443,079
Omaha - 5,093,530
Bellevue - 3,397,218
Papillion - 2,789,257
Raymond - 907,742
Milford - 752,006
Waverly - 548,342
La Vista - 547,863
Sterling - 408,641
Seward - 407,554
Firth - 401,883
Elkhorn - 396,478
Crete - 346,280
Palmyra - 325,912
Fremont - 302,717
Gretna - 297,717
Cedar Creek - 278,363
Wilber - 276,543
Valparaiso - 229,466
Prague - 227,204
Malcolm - 214,931
Ceresco - 207,021
Plattsmouth - 203,301
Hickman - 196,586
Denton - 153,419
Roca - 142,842
Syracuse - 135,149
Martell - 133,856
Aurora - 124,154
Central City - 119,436
David City - 112,156
York - 106,902
Eagle - 106,522
Goehner - 104,722
Hallam - 99,036
Grand Island - 98,828
Greenwood - 95,840
Nebraska City - 90,846
Other Nebraska Cities - 2,309,061
Total Nebraska Cities - $46,132,403

Lincoln Community Impact

SUMMARY OF PERSONNEL

  • Assigned Personnel - 972
  • Active Guard Reserve (AGR) - 129
  • Federal Civilian Technicians - 205
TOTAL PAYROLL & APPROPRIATED EXPENSES
$88,138,020

Mission

The Nebraska Air National Guard is comprised of the 155th Air Refueling Wing and Joint Force Headquarters Air Component in Lincoln and the 170th Group at Offutt Air Force Base in Bellevue. The 155th ARW employs the Boeing KC-135R for worldwide air to air refueling and transportation of passengers. In FY 2011, the KC-135s flew a total of 4,753 hours. The 170th GP at Offutt AFB augments the active duty 55th Wing with skilled personnel to support worldwide reconnaissance, treaty monitoring and command and control flying missions.