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  • 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
  • Texas, Nebraska ANG participate in international exercise

    Airmen from Texas and Nebraska deployed with fighter and tanker aircraft and various other support equipment to participate in the bi-national air exercise Sky Avenger, held June 18 through 28. The exercise is part of a long-term partnership with members of the Czech air force and Texas and Nebraska Air National Guard members. This unique
  • DANG, command chief visits 149th Fighter Wing

    Lt. Gen. L. Scott Rice, Air National Guard Director, visited the 149th Fighter Wing May 19, 2018, to tour the facilities and interact with its members.
  • Texas ANG member, Rockport police officer looks back on lessons learned from Harvey

    By Tech. Sgt. Mindy Bloem149th Fighter Wing Public AffairsIt’s been several months since Hurricane Harvey devastated Texans residing in the Rockport region. A local police officer there, Nathan Ward, is now reflecting on the days leading up to the hurricane and how his training in the National Guard made a noticeable impact on his first responder