The California Air National Guard Base in Fresno is home to the 144th Fighter Wing. The Federal Mission of the 144th Fighter Wing is to provide Air Superiority in support of worldwide joint operations as well as Air Defense
of the United States. Additionally, the wing provides agile combat support, and intelligence, surveillance and reconnaissance to combatant commanders around the globe. The Wing also provides a variety of homeland defense capabilities to U.S. NORTHCOM.
State Mission - The 144th Fighter Wing provides a variety of Defense Support
of Civil Authorities (DSCA) capabilities to the Governor of California.
Primary contributions include ready manpower, reconnaissance assets,
response to chemical, biological and radiological attacks, security,
medical, civil engineering and command and control.
144th FW Airman of the Year
SrA. Jed Rhine - Airman of the Year
TSgt. Jason Ganner - NCO of the Year
SMSgt. Justin Matlock - SNCO of the Year
MSgt. Jamie Snider - 1st Sgt. of the Year
1st Lt. Kevin Swayne - CGO of the Year
Maj. Jonathan Cartwright - FGO of the Year
For ID card questions and appointments: (559) 454-5274
Flight Scheduling info: (559) 454-5166
Famliy Readiness info: (559) 454-5383
Morale Call: (559) 454-5156
Directory: (559) 454-5100
Public Affairs mission is to promote positive support for the 144th Fighter Wing and the California Air National Guard by providing accurate, relevant and timely information to our members, their families, and to our local community, state and nation.