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  • Hometown Heroes take flight with the 173rd Fighter Wing

    The 173rd Fighter Wing inducted two local civic leaders into the Hometown Heroes program Jan. 3, 2018 with a flight in the backseat of an F-15 Eagle at Kingsley Field, Oregon.
  • 2017 Children's Holiday Carnival

    The annual Children's Holiday Carnival will be held Sunday, Dec. 3, 1300-1500 in the East Hangar Bay. Team Kingsley is invited to bring their children out for this fun, annual event. Santa will arrive in an F-15 Eagle and there will be games, prizes, cookies and so much more!
  • 173rd MDG Commander, Colonel Kristen Leist Retires

    Col Kristen J. Leist holds a flag folded by the 173rd Fighter Wing Honor Guard and presented to her by Col. Jeff Smith, the wing commander at Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls, Ore., November 4, 2017. The flag is folded in a retreat ceremony for her retirement and is a token of appreciation for her more than 24 years of service to the state of Oregon
  • 173rd Fighter Wing Airmen recognized during demobilization ceremony

    The 173rd Fighter Wing held a demobilization ceremony to recognize the 56 Airmen who deployed last year in support of global operations and the 97 Airmen who were called up to State Active Duty to fight wildfires across the state of Oregon.
  • 173rd Fighter Wing hosts Sentry Eagle exercise

    The 173rd Fighter Wing, Oregon Air National Guard, hosted the 17th biennial Sentry Eagle exercise at Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls, Oregon. This is one of the largest air-to-air combat exercises hosted by an Air National Guard unit.
  • Air National Guard Director visits 173rd FW

    U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Scott Rice, Director of the Air National Guard, Maj. Gen. Michael Stencel, Adjutant General, Oregon, Col. Jeffrey Smith, Commander 173rd Fighter Wing, and distinguished visitors walk towards the flight line during Sentry Eagle, July 22, 2017, at Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls, Oregon. The Sentry Eagle exercise was conducted
  • Kingsley’s active duty detachment activated as 550th Fighter Squadron

    The active duty Air Force detachment based at Kingsley Field is now officially designated as the 550th Fighter Squadron following an activation ceremony at Kingsley Field, July 21, 2017.
  • 173rd FW fosters innovation across all ranks

    Continuous Process Improvement works to analyze workflow processes and through a data-based approach identify areas to eliminate waste. The 173rd Fighter Wing is spreading this approach throughout the rank structure and across civilian and contracted jobs as well in an effort to conserve resources.
  • 173rd Fighter Wing helps neighbors to the south

    173rd Fighter Wing Avionics Backshops lends expertice and tools to visiting 144th Figther Wing out of Fresno, Calif., unit to help alleviate flying backlog at their unit.