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  • 2nd Annual Kingsley Field Amazing Race

    Airmen from the 173rd Logistics Readiness Squadron man their booth during the 2nd Annual Amazing Race at Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls, Ore., June 28, 2024. Sponsored by the Kingsley Field Rising Six and EANGOR, teams competed with each other, accomplishing challenges stationed around the base.

  • 173rd OG Commander, Col. Nalepa, retires

    U.S. Air Force Col. Jason Nalepa, 173rd Operations Group commander, breaks away from the formation following his final flight in the F-15 Eagle at Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls, Ore., June 28, 2024. Nalepa is retiring after 25 years of service in the United States Air Force. (U.S. Air National

  • 173rd Operations Group Change of Command

    U.S. Air Force Col. Jason Nalepa, outgoing 173rd Operations Group commander, salutes Col. Lee Bouma, 173rd Fighter Wing, signaling his stepping down from command during a formal change of command ceremony at Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls, Ore., June 21, 2024. During the ceremony Nalepa passed

  • Honoring Lt. David R. Kingsley

    Airmen from the 173rd Fighter Wing gather at the 2nd Lt. David R. Kingsley Memorial for a ceremony honoring the 80th anniversary of Kingsley's heroic sacrifice June 26, 2024 at Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls, Oregon. Kingsley, the base's namesake, is a World War II Medal of Honor recipient who

  • Team Kingsley flies foreign test pilots

    U.S. Air Force Col. Adam Gaudinski, 173rd Maintenance Group commander, and Capt. Fanny Chollet, a Swiss Air Force Test Pilot, taxi to the runway in preperation for a familiarization flight in the U.S. Air Force F-15 Eagle at Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls, Ore. Jun. 10, 2024. Chollet, the only

  • 173rd SFS members deployment qualify in Hawai’i

    Is spending two weeks in Hawai’i shooting machine guns on a military range on anyone’s bucket list? Twenty-eight 173rd Security Forces Squadron defenders did just that in early May for their annual training.

  • 2023 Outstanding Airmen of the Year

    U.S. Air Force Colonel Lee Bouma, commander 173rd Fighter Wing, Chief Master Sgt. Dominic Ingle, command chief Oregon Air National Guard, and Chief Master Sgt. Levi Clarey, command chief 173rd FW, present Staff Sgt. Aidan Tumlinson, 550th Fighter Squadron, with a statue during the annual awards

  • Ensuring F-15 readiness with the practice of cannibalization

    In the heart of Kingsley Field’s Maintenance Group a crucial role is being played by a single individual, Staff Sgt. Boua Her of the 550th Fighter Squadron, whose efforts ensure the continued readiness of the F-15 Eagle fleet. Recently appointed as the 173rd Maintenance Group “CANN” Manager, Her

  • Oregon TAG flies with Team Kingsley

    U.S. Army Brig. Gen. Alan Gronewold, The Adjutant General, Oregon, and members of Team Kingsley stand in front of a U.S. Air Force F-15D Eagle for a photograph after flying at Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls, Oregon, April 19, 2024. Gronewold flew in the F-15D Eagle to better familiarize himself