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  • The 149th Fighter Wing Gunfighters compete in TMD’s Best Warrior Competition

    Three airmen assigned to the 149th Fighter Wing participated in the Texas Military Department's 2020 Best Warrior Competition at Camp Swift in Bastrop, Texas March 4-8, 2020. Staff Sgt. Juan Garcia, Staff Sgt. Derek Guedes and Senior Airman Shara Lewis, all assigned to the 149th Fighter Wing, took on the annual four-day challenge designed to test tactical and technical expertise through scored events.
  • Texas Air Guardsman, single mother talks resilience

    Frozen in what one can only describe as a nightmare, Staff Sgt. Kimberly Gaona clenched Kiyana, her 13 year-old daughter’s hand in a hospital room and held back tears as she faced the harrowing reality that no parent wishes to face.
  • Members of the 149th Fighter Wing welcome their newest vice commander

    Texas Military Department leaders announced their decision in late June of who would be the next vice commander of the 149th Fighter Wing, an Air National Guard F-16 unit known as the Lone Star Gunfighters. 
  • 149th IG team receives 2018 ARC Inspection Program award

    The 149th Fighter Wing Inspector General’s office was awarded the 2018 Air Reserve Component Commander’s Inspection Program of the year following the Air Force Major Command Inspection. Though awarded for Fiscal Year 2018, the work done was completed more than four years ago by a team of five senior noncommissioned and commissioned officers. "We've
  • 149th FW hosts members from partner nations Czech Republic, Chile

    The 149th Fighter Wing's Lone Star Gunfighters are hosting a team of aviators from both the Czech and Chilean air forces as part of their role in the National Guard's State Partnership Program. The program links a state's National Guard with an allied nation's military and conducts periodic exchanges that focus on various objectives such as
  • TXNG’s 6th CERFP participates in response training

    The Texas National Guard's 6th CERFP Task Force, which includes our 149th Medical Group's Det-1 and 149th Force Support Squadron's Fatality Search and Recovery Team, participated in response training with local civil authorities in Round Rock, Texas.
  • Three ANG weather members win Air Force level competition

    Three Air National Guard members take first place in the Thor’s Legion Forecast Challenge, an Air Force level competition held virtually at bases across the country.
  • Col. Raul Rosario takes command of the 149 FW

    Col. Raul Rosario gained command of the 149th Fighter Wing, headquartered here, during a change of command ceremony Aug. 18.
  • 149th CES boosts morale of remote base through training

    More than 40 Air National Guards members from the 149th Civil Engineer Squadron, a sub-unit of the 149th Fighter Wing, participated in a deployed-for-training exercise July 9 through 21, at Canadian Forces Base Goose Bay, Canada.During the exercise, the guardsmen worked on a variety of projects, including the construction of a cabin, softball