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149th Fighter Wing helps celebrate Air Force 75th anniversary
September 13, 2022
75th anniversary of the United States Air Force

149th Fighter Wing Gunfighters innovate their way to excellence
August 9, 2022
Gunfighters innovate their way to excellence

149th Fighter Wing conducts readiness exercise
July 5, 2022
149th Fighter Wing conducts readiness exercise

149th Fighter Wing pitches in for Louisiana cleanup
September 9, 2021
Members of the 149th Fighter Wing help clean up the Raceland Community Center in Raceland, Louisiana., during Hurricane Ida response Sept. 6, 2021.

149th Medical Group Gunfighters holding COVID-19 vaccine clinics
April 7, 2021
Staff Sgt. Sandra Ramirez, 149th Medical Group health systems technician, prepares vaccination cards April 1 for that day’s COVID-19 vaccination recipients. The 149th MDG is holding weekly COVID-19 vaccination clinics for all eligible beneficiaries.

Fighting Falcons receive care from 149th Fighter Wing
December 3, 2020
Tech. Sgt. Joseph Ramos, 149th Fighter Wing aircraft armament systems technician, removes a panel from an F-16 Fighting Falcon undergoing maintenance Nov. 30 at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland.

149th Fighter Wing celebrates redesignation anniversary
October 16, 2020
Twenty-five years ago Oct. 16 in Gunfighter history, the 149th Fighter Group was redesignated as the 149th Fighter Wing at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland. Today, the 149th FW trains combat-ready F-16 pilots for worldwide operations.

149th Security Forces Squadron ‘Gunfighters’ conduct weapons training
August 14, 2020
Staff Sgt. Christina Richards, 149th Security Forces Squadron, Air National Guard, shoots her weapon from the prone position at a firing range at Joint Base San Antonio-Chapman Annex Aug. 12.

149th SFS Gunfighters conduct weapons qualifications
May 29, 2020
Staff Sgt. Natalie Avey, 149th Security Forces Squadron member, Air National Guard, waits for instruction during weapons qualification training at a firing range at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland’s Chapman Training Annex May 27. Members from the 149th SFS received pistol, shotgun and grenade training during the all-day event.

149th Fighter Wing assists with COVID-19 testing in Texas communities
April 30, 2020
administering tests

149th Fighter Wing remains postured and ready
March 26, 2020
Checking F-16

149th Fighter Wing Gunfighters compete in TMD’s Best Warrior Competition
March 11, 2020
Staff Sgt. Juan Garcia, a member of the 203rd Ground Combat Training Squadron, participates in the new Army Combat Fitness Test during the Texas Military Department’s 2020 Best Warrior Competition March 4, 2020, at Camp Swift, Texas.

149th's newest class of F-16 pilots take on Coronet Cactus
March 8, 2020
pilot checking aircraft

149th Medical Group Gunfighters 'All In' for Nevada exercise
August 2, 2019
Staff Sgt. Alisha Ayon (left) and SSgt. Jennifer Hughes (right) carry Sgt. Kimberly Gaona to a medical evacuation area during Tactical Combat Casualty Care training at Coast Guard Station Lake Tahoe, Nevada June 16. all are members of the 149th Medical Group at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland.

149th Fighter Wing Gunfighters take part in Operation Coronet Bronco
May 15, 2019
Capt. Kyle “Browser” Casci, a student pilot assigned to the 149th Fighter Wing, exits an F-16 Fighting Falcon during Coronet Bronco May 2 at Mountain Home Air Force Base, Idaho. The annual training event deploys members of the Air National Guard’s 149th FW, headquartered at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, to another environment in order to familiarize them with accomplishing mission objectives in an unfamiliar location.

Former MTI from 149th Fighter Wing preps Air National Guard recruits
March 25, 2019
Senior Master Sgt. Aaron Hartzler, aircrew flight equipment superintendent with the 149th Fighter Wing, prepares future Air National Guard student flight members for their upcoming basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland March 23. Hartzler previously worked as a military training instructor and was asked to conduct on-campus training with 149th Fighter Wing recruits during regularly scheduled drills to give them a better understanding of their commitment for enlisting in the U.S. military.

149 FW Command Chief retires
March 10, 2017
Command Chief Master Sgt. George Longoria holds an American flag during his retirement ceremony at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas, Feb. 25, 2017. Longoria retires after 35 years of service with the 149th Fighter Wing, Texas Air National Guard. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Eric L. Wilson)