133rd Air Refueling Squadron

Graphic of the official heraldry of the 133rd Air Refueling SquadronThe 133rd Air Refueling Squadron (133rd ARS) is number one Air Refueling Squadron in the 157th Air Refueling Wing's 157th Operations Group. 

Becoming A Pilot in the New Hampshire Air National Guard

The 133rd Air Refueling Squadron is happy to announce an Undergraduate Pilot Training (UPT) hiring board! We operate the KC-46A Pegasus out of Pease Air National Guard Base in Newington, New Hampshire. We fly a diverse mission set that is expanding daily. This position is for non-rated pilots to attend Undergraduate Pilot Training (UPT), and follow on KC-46A training at Altus AFB, OK. Requirements are listed in the attached application form. 


Unit Visitation: Saturday, November 4th. Interviews are planned for January.

Application Deadline: November 30, 2023.

How to Apply: Please go to our milrecruiter page at: https://app.milrecruiter.com/SquadronPage/613a553d60631a2cee9c521f 

All pertinent application info is listed there.


The New Hampshire Air National Guard is now accepting off the street civilian applicants, prior military service, currently enlisted, and current boom operator applications for a traditional position in the 133rd Air Refueling Squadron. This will be a selection board to hire new Boeing KC-46 Pegasus traditional boom operators into the New Hampshire Air National Guard.


Application Process

Application packet must include the following:

  1. Application with cover letter 
  2. Resume 
  3. List of 3 references  
  4. ASVAB scores
  5. EPRs if available (military)
  6. Copy of vMPF record (military)
  7. Fitness test results (military)

The NHANG will not accept partial packages - all contents must be accounted for upon delivery to the 133d Air Refueling Squadron. Candidates will be notified if they are selected for an interview based on the candidate's ability to meet the outlined pre-requisites and the competitiveness of their application. All interviews will be held at the 133rd Air Refueling Squadron located in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. If you have any questions or to submit a completed application please email: 157.arw.og.boom.operators.org@us.af.mil


Hiring Board: Saturday, November 4th and Sunday, November 5th. 

Application Deadline: October 27, 2023.