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The remains of the destruction in Phoenix, Oregon, pictured where U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Patrick Rose lived with his family following a wildfire that destroyed his home. Starting September 7, 2020, wildfires swept across Oregon and displaced more than 40,000 Oregonians. (Courtesy Photo)
An Oregon Army National Guard Humvee speeds down the road, loaded with Airmen from the 173rd Fighter Wing departing to support wildfire operations, at Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls, Oregon, September 12, 2020. Since September 7, wildfires have spread across the foothills of the Cascade Range, displacing more that 40,000 Oregonians. The Oregon Air National Guard activated volunteer citizens to travel to evacuated areas and support skilled firefighters and assist the Oregon State Police in evacuating affected residents. (U.S. Air National Guard Photo by Senior Airman Adam Smith)
The Oregon Air National Guard received news Friday from the Secretary of the Air Force regarding the Air Force’s plans to replace the Oregon Air National Guard’s aging F-15C/D Eagles at both Oregon wings with the newly updated F-15EX model. Kingsley Field, Oregon in Klamath Falls, is scheduled to transition to the Air Force’s first F-15EX formal training mission beginning in 2022, and the Portland Air National Guard Base is scheduled to become the first operational F-15EX squadron in 2023.
Airmen from the 173rd Fighter Wing extinguish a training fire as part of a recertification program to prepare for volunteer wildfire fighting duties, near Salem, Oregon, July 12, 2020. Volunteers from Kingsley Field joined the ranks of Oregon National Guardsmen from across the state to form a reserve firefighting force known as OPLAN Smokey. (Courtesy Photo)
Ten members of the 173rd Maintenance Group were recognized for their hard work, in an awards ceremony at Kingsley Field, Klamath Falls, Ore., July 18, 2020. Lt. Col. Micah Lambert (4th from the left), holds the unit award for Oregon Air National Guard Unit of the Year for 2019, awarded for the combined efforts of the entire Maintenance Group. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Tech. Sgt. Jason van Mourik)
A U.S. Air Force F-15D Eagle, piloted by a student pilot with an instructor in the back seat, taxis at dusk at Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls, Oregon, on July 16, 2020. Student pilots are required to complete a certain number of flights at night as part of their training syllabus. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Airman Adam Smith)
U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Dakota Darling, 173rd Fighter Wing aircrew flight equipment technician, examines and cleans a helmet as part of the regular post-flight equipment inspection process, at Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls, Oregon, July 2, 2020. After every flight, AFE technicians must inspect equipment to ensure it is flight-ready for the next mission. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Airman Adam Smith)
The newly painted 173rd Fighter Wing F-15C flagship sits in the hangar in front of the American flag July 8, 2020 at Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls, Oregon. The aircraft was painted to honor the bases namesake, Medal of Honor recipient Lt. David R. Kingsley. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt. Jennifer Shirar)

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2019 173rd FW Airmen of the Year

SrA Clayton Berrien SSgt Loren Meeker MSgt Clinton Wells

Airman of the Year, Category I

Senior Airman Clayton Berrien

173rd Operations Support Squadron

Airman of the Year, Category II

Staff Sgt. Loren Meeker

270th Air Traffic Control Squadron

Airman of the Year, Category III

Master Sgt. Clinton Wells

173rd Security Forces Squadron

Status of Base Services

Open

- AAFES (please limit any cash purchases)

Limited

DEERS Updates/ ID Cards by appointment only 541-885-6122 or 541-885-6133

Clothing Issue open for pick up and ordering, but cannot support sizing or trying-on for uniform orders

-Haz-Waste Drop off  drop off hours will now be every Wednesday from 1300 - 1400, until further notice. If you run in to a situation and you need to drop off waste outside these hours, please call our office to schedule an alternative time.

Comptroller Flight and Force Support Flight are by appointment” in-person customer service meaning our doors will not be left open for walk-in assistance at any point of the duty day.

CPTF Primary Contact:

usaf.or.173-fw.mbx.fm-customer-service@mail.mil

541-885-6429

FSF Primary Contact:

usaf.or.173-fw.mbx.fw-fsf@mail.mil

541-885-6133

 

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- Kingsley Field FAM camp (RV parking)

- Kingsley Field First Community Credit Union

- Kingsley Field Social Club

- Base Gym

Mission

Train F-15 Pilots, Support Combat Operations, and Serve Oregon... America's Air Superiority Starts Here!

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Contacts

Base Operator
  • 541-885-6350
173rd Fighter Wing Public Affairs
  • 541-885-6677
ID Cards and DEERS info
  • 541-885-6133
Chaplain Major Kraig Kroeker
  • 541-205-8198
173rd FW Sexual Assault Response Coordinator 24/7 Amber Spotten
  • 541-591-5545