Saipan native Colonel Esther Sablan named wing commander

 

 

Air Force Colonel Esther Sablan, a daughter of Saipan, was recently named the first female wing commander of the New Mexico Air National Guard’s 150th Special Operations Wing.

 

Col. Sablan was promoted to her new rank in January, choosing to hold her promotion ceremony in the congressional office of CNMI Delegate Gregorio "Kilili" Sablan in Washington, D.C.

 

Col. Sablan served multiple deployments to Iraq and Afghanistan as a combat search and rescue pilot. In her new post with the 150th, she will oversee their current missions which include flight training, aircraft maintenance, intelligence targeting and combat and medical support.

 

"Congratulations, Col. Sablan, on your new leadership role as you continue to make the Marianas proud," said Delegate Sablan.

Please click here to subscribe to our digital online edition

Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Please reload

Pacific Island Times

Guam-CNMI-Palau

Location:Tumon Sands Plaza

1082 Pale San Vitores Rd.  Tumon Guam 96913

Mailing address: PO Box 11647

           Tamuning GU 96931

Telehone: (671) 3004210/(671) 929 - 4210

Email: pacificislandtimes@gmail.com

© 2023 by "This Just In". Proudly created with Wix.com