They also were ordered to pay $2.4 million in restitution for equipment that was not recovered.
Air Force Secretary Barbara Barrett presented the award to Maj. Brett DeVries, who serves with the 107th Fighter Squadron.
The U.S. military has lost a ninth member to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Lt. Col. Shelli Huether, Capt. Jessica Wright and Senior Master Sgt. Scott Bumpus were killed.
The Air National Guard will fall short of meeting its authorized strength of 107,700 airmen, Lt. Gen. Michael Loh said.
The team battled a windstorm, ran and low visibility to get to the victim.
They were members of the 118th Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance Group.
The Nebraska Air National Guard explosive ordnance disposal team was called to help.
Few women on the air base have spoken out -- until now.
The pilot landed safely after a caution light went on during a routine flight from Truax Field.
The stricter regulations over who is eligible for the program overstep the bounds of the law, the suit alleges.
A non-rate's Southern hospitality led to a VIP visit to her cutter -- from the premier of the territory of Greenland.
The 2nd Marine Division has tested about a quarter of its 16,000 Marines and sailors for LSD since the summer.
Retired Army Gen. Lloyd J. Austin III may become the first Black secretary of defense.
Army Sgt. Bryan Starr, 35, surrendered to officials in Russell County after being charged in the death of Austin Birdseye.