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The Connecticut National Guard public affairs team is dedicated to bringing you accurate and timely information regarding the Connecticut Military Department. 

Media Inquiries

Please direct all media inquiries regarding the Connecticut Army & Air National Guard and the State Military Department to the CTNG Public Affairs Officer at (860) 524-4857.

Download CTNG Photos & Videos

To download high-definition Connecticut National Guard photos and videos, please visit our Defense Visual Information Distribution Service (DVIDS) website. All products on DVIDS are public domain and may be used for personal or commercial use at no cost. We only ask you give appropriate photo/video credit to our Guardsmen

The Connecticut Guardian

To download and read the most recent edition of the Connecticut Guardian, the Connecticut National Guard's monthly publication, please visit our Connecticut Guardian page.

 

Press Releases & Media Advisories

MEDIA ADVISORY: First Company Governor’s Foot Guard to Commemorate Rochambeau Day
September 22, 2022
Rochambeau Day 2021

Media Advisory: Combat Medic Lanes and Officer Candidate School
July 11, 2022
Students in the Connecticut National Guard's 169th Regiment, Regional Training Institute, Combat Medic reclassification course transport a simulated casualty to a Blackhawk helicopter during a field training exercise at Stones Ranch Military Reservation, East Lyme, Conn. Aug. 18, 2020.

Connecticut National Guard to Host 2022 Cyber Yankee Exercise
May 2, 2022

Media Advisory: Connecticut National Guard Holds Welcome Home Ceremony for 200 Airmen, Soldiers
May 2, 2022

Media Advisory: Connecticut National Guard Holds Welcome Home Ceremony for Soldiers Returning from Kosovo Deployment
April 28, 2022

News & Features

Connecticut Guardsman represents Armed Forces at 2024 Florida Classic Tournament
February 20, 2024
Connecticut Guardsman represents Armed Forces at 2024 Florida Classic Tournament

2023: the year in review
December 31, 2023
CTNG assists with the interment of six unclaimed veteran cremains

Flying Yankees hit 100
December 8, 2023
A C-130H aircraft, painted to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the 118th Airlift Squadron, Flying Yankees

Connecticut Air Guard unit completes MSO Conversion
November 20, 2023
Connecticut Air Guard unit completes MSO Conversion

Honoring Those Who Served
November 8, 2023
Honoring Those Who Served

Maj. David C. Pytlik
State Public Affairs Officer
david.c.pytlik.mil@army.mil
Office: (860) 524-4857
Cell: (860) 883-5336

Mr. Timothy R. Koster
State Public Affairs Specialist
timothy.r.koster.civ@army.mil
Office: (860) 524-4858
 

103rd Airlift Wing Public Affairs

161 Rainbow Road
East Granby, CT 06026
860-292-2460
 

130th Public Affairs Detachment (PAD)

64 Field Street
Waterbury, CT 06702
(860) 268-5501