Air National Guard

Rescuers from the 129th Rescue Wing attempted to rescue a man on a vessel 900 miles out to sea on August 18, 2015. (CBS)

Sailor Treated By California Air National Guard Rescue Unit 900 Miles Off Coast Dies

A sailor who fell ill on a ship 900 miles off the California coast died Wednesday, hours after members of a California Air National Guard unit boarded the ship to treat the man.

08/19/2015

A 129th Rescue Wing C-130 aircraft at Moffett Field in Mountain View. (CBS)

129th Rescue Wing From Moffett Field To Treat Injured Man Aboard Boat 900 Miles Off Coast

California Air National Guard rescuers from the Bay Area are trying to save a man on a boat hundreds of miles out on the Pacific Ocean.

08/18/2015

Air National Guard Members Deploy From Moffett Field

Several dozen members of the Air National Guard’s 129th Rescue Wing have deployed to Afghanistan and the Horn of Africa.

01/25/2013