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  • 173rd FW First in ANG to Join Groundbreaking Health Promotion Study

    The 173rd Fighter Wing is employing a promising approach to help members assess their habits and behaviors and make needed changes. Previous studies have shown that even high achieving Airman can wrestle with problems that they hide from others and are reluctant to seek help for--such as drinking too much, abuse from a partner, depression, and even suicidal thoughts. One way to help is to prevent these problems from developing in the first place. That’s the purpose of NORTH STAR, a program utilized by the active duty Air Force.
  • State tuition assistance approved for Oregon National Guard service members

    Governor Kate Brown signed House Bill 4035, April 3, 2018, which authorizes state tuition assistance for service members in the Oregon National Guard.
  • Spring Flightline Operations

    U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Eric Haas, 173rd Fighter Wing F-15 pilot, steps to the flightline in prepration for a routine training mission at Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls, Oregon April 20, 2018. The 173rd Fighter Wing is home to the premier F-15C training base for the United States Air Force. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Senior Master Sgt.
  • 173rd FW SAPR team hosts “Race to Zero” 5K Run/Walk

    The 173rd Fighter Wing Sexual Assault Prevention and Response team hosted the first, annual “Race to Zero” 5K Run/Walk April 8, 2018 at the Klamath Falls airport. There were 71 participants who joined in on the event, despite the chilly, windy weather.
  • New 173rd Security Forces vehicles now on the road

    The 173rd Security Forces Squadron recently rolled out four new law enforcement patrol trucks which came in fully equipped and fit for service.
  • Kingsley Field Fire Department Triumphs at Seattle Stair Climb

    On March 11, 2018 fire fighters from the Kingsley Field Fire Department placed third in the 27th Annual Seattle Stair Climb to raise money for leukemia and lymphoma research. Additionally, Assistant Fire Chief of Training, Derek Sherrell, placed second in the event with a time of 10:58, three seconds behind the first place climber.
  • Kingsley Fire Department Safeguards Community

    Kingsley Field Fire Fighters save the life of a local community member.
  • Phase Dock - 173rd Maintenance Squadron “Top Shop”

    The 173rd Fighter Wing Maintenance Squadron selected the Phase Dock as the "Top Shop" for the second half of 2016.
  • The Adjutant General, Oregon, visits Kingsley Field

    U.S. Air Force Major General Michael Stencel, the Adjutant General, Oregon, recognizes a group of Kingsley Field Fire Fighters for their recent life savig actions in the local community at Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls, Oregon February 27, 2018. Stencel spent the morning at Kingsley Field hearing updates on the current operations and strengths,
  • Kingsley Field celebrates unprecedented lease extension until 2095

    The 173rd Fighter Wing celebrated the longest lease extension in the Air Force. A ceremony at the base marked the 50 year extension, that leads the base out until 2095.