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NEWS | Jan. 4, 2024

PHOTOS | F-16 pilots graduate at 149th Fighter Wing

By Senior Airman Derek Gutierrez 149th Fighter Wing Public Affairs (Texas Air National Guard)

The 149th Fighter Wing hosted a graduation ceremony for the newest group of Air Force F-16 fighter pilots at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, on Dec. 15, 2023.

The 149th Fighter Wing’s mission is to produce the finest airmen for global engagements and domestic operations. 149th FW Operations Group is responsible for the unit’s F-16 student pilot training mission. 

 Each pilot that graduated went through 141 training days which included academics, simulators, and flying missions.