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  • Kingsley Kid's Holiday Party

    Families watch as Santa Claus flies into base on a F-15 Eagle at Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls, Ore., Dec. 8, 2019. The Kingsley Kids Holiday Party allows Airmen and their families to get together and enjoy company, food, and fun. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Airman Emily Copeland)
  • Sentry Eagle 2020: Preparation lays groundwork for successful exercise

    Preparing for a Sentry Eagle Exercise is a lengthy endeavor; everything from structuring parking for more than 50 visiting fighter and tanker aircraft, making sure fuel supplies can cover a month’s worth of flying in five days, to planning food and lodging for hundreds of visiting aircrew members, and so on.
  • CBD proliferation threatens servicemember careers

    The U.S. Air Force is ramping up efforts to warn Airmen about using recently legalized Cannabidiol oil, usually referred to as CBD, as it may cause positive drug tests and is not permitted for use among servicemembers.
  • Blue Zones initiative highlights men’s health awareness with basin-wide competition

    The 173rd Fighter Wing hosted a Blue Zones Men’s Health initiative coinciding with “Movember”, a moniker combining men’s health awareness month with the mustache’s many grow to signify the cause of men’s health initiatives like prostate cancer, testicular cancer, mental health and suicide.
  • 173rd Fighter Wing convenes hiring board for aspiring Eagle Drivers

    The sole F-15C schoolhouse in the U.S. Air Force is convening a hiring board giving aspiring pilots a chance to earn a seat in the cockpit of a fighter aircraft.
  • Team Kingsley hosts annual Family Day event

    Each year as fall arrives with crisp air and changing leaves the 173rd Fighter Wing hosts a family day for Airmen and their loved ones, bringing the larger Kingsley Field family together for camaraderie and fun, Oct. 20, 2019.
  • 173rd FW SAPR hosts Race to Zero 2K/5K

    U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Paul Allen and 1st Lt. Carla Wegner, 173rd Fighter Wing, jog past during the 173rd FW SAPR Race to Zero 5K and 2K Walk/Run October 10, 2019 at Klamath Falls, Oregon. The 173rd FW Sexual Assault Prevention and Response team put on this event to highlight October as Domestic Violence prevention month and bring awareness to
  • 173rd FW to host Sentry Eagle exercise and Open House next year

    The 173rd Fighter Wing will host the 17th Sentry Eagle air-to-air combat exercise July 15 to 19, 2020. Additionally, the public is invited to enjoy a wide variety of fighter aircraft, military operations, and static displays during the Open House on Saturday, 18 July and admission is free.
  • Upgraded readiness: 173rd MXG stocks upgraded mass-casualty first aid kits

    Oregon Governor Kate Brown has challenged organizations across the state to be ready—ready for a possible but, growing likelihood of a Cascadia subduction zone earthquake, for other natural disasters like flooding or a Tsunami—essentially for whatever comes our way. The Oregon Air National Guard’s charter for emergency response in the state and the commander-in-chief’s challenge have units like the 173rd Fighter Wing looking for ways to improve overall readiness.
  • 173rd FW builds stronger relationship with Civil Air Patrol

    Two Airman from the 173rd Fighter Wing are working to foster a closer relationship between the wing and the Air Force Auxiliary, better known as the Civil Air Patrol.