144th Fighter Wing

(From left) U.S. Air Force Senior Airman Valerie Malcom, Airman 1st Class Cody Schlenzig, and Airman 1st Class Joshua Lloyd, Airmen from the 144th Fighter Wing, stand for a photo Dec. 4, 2021, at the Fresno Air National Guard Base, Calif. Malcom, Schlenzig, and Lloyd volunteered to participate in Operation Allies Welcome earlier this year in September. OAW is a coordinated operation by federal government agencies to provide safe, temporary communities and resettlement for evacuated Afghan refugees. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mercedes Taylor)
(From left) U.S. Air Force Master Sgt. Lindsay Foster, 144th Maintenance Squadron unit deployment manager, Chief Master Sgt. Diana Foster, 144th Force Support Squadron superintendent, and Master Sgt. Elida Foster, 144th Medical Group dental assistant, take a photo together Nov. 5, 2021, at the Fresno Air National Guard Base, Calif. The Foster sisters have served at the 144th Fighter Wing since 2008 and were encouraged by their father, a former member of the U.S. Army and the U.S. Marine Corps, to join the Air Force. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mercedes Taylor)
F-117 Nighthawks are accompanied by F-15 Eagles on the flightline of the 144th Fighter Wing located at the Fresno Air National Guard Base, Calif. Sept. 15, 2021. The F-117 Nighthawks are participating in dissimilar air combat training missions this week along with F-15 pilots from the 144th FW. (Air National Guard photo by Capt. Jason Sanchez)
F-117 Nighthawks are accompanied by F-15 Eagles on the flightline of the 144th Fighter Wing located at the Fresno Air National Guard Base, Calif. Sept. 15, 2021. The F-117 Nighthawks are participating in dissimilar air combat training missions this week along with F-15 pilots from the 144th FW. (Air National Guard photo by Capt. Jason Sanchez)
The men and women of the 144th Fighter Wing assemble for a group photo August 20, 2021 during the final days the Sentry Aloha 2021 exercise.
An F-15C assigned to the 144th Fighter Wing takes from Hawaii's Daniel K. Inouye International Airport August 13, during Sentry Aloha. Sentry Aloha is an ongoing series of exercises hosted by the HIANG’s 154th Wing enabling tailored, cost effective and realistic combat training for Air National Guard, U.S. Air Force, and other Department of Defense services.

144th Fighter Wing

144th Fighter WIngMission: To maintain combat ready forces able to rapidly generate, employ, and sustain global Air Power and agile support for nation and state.

Vision: To be a premier, professional team of warriors that is diverse, inclusive, connected and relentlessly improving to serve nation and state.

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Check out the updated logo of the California Military Department, which includes the Army Guard, the Air Guard, the State Guard, and Youth Programs.
Fresno Air National Guard Base, Calif.— During routine flying operations, 144th Fighter Wing pilots and maintainers prepare F-15 Eagles for take off from the Fresno Yosemite International Airport Aug. 14, 2019. #join144FW California National Guard
Fresno Air National Guard Base, California— An F-15 pilot of the 194th Fighter Squadron, 144th Fighter Wing, taxis to the runway as he prepares for take off from the Fresno Yosemite International Airport Aug. 14, 2019. Pilots perform routine training missions to keep their skills sharp and to maintain flight-hour requirements.
Paige, a trained facility therapy dog, stole the show this past drill weekend at the 144th Fighter Wing as she visited Airmen. Paige accompanies Dr. Stephanie Grant, the 144th FW director of psychological services, wherever she goes and helps to break down the stigma about seeking counseling and therapy services. For more information regarding mental health services and counseling options, Airmen can contact the office of the DPH at (559) 453-5461 or email Dr. Stephanie Grant at stephanie.a.grant13.civ@mail.mil. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. George Solis) California National GuardAir National Guard #join144FW
Brig. Gen. Jeffrey Magram, California Air National Guard director of staff, held feedback sessions with 144th Fighter Wing Airmen at the Fresno Air National Guard Base Aug. 4, 2019. California National Guard Air National Guard #join144FW
Check out this month's Afterburner! https://www.144fw.ang.af.mil/Portals/40/documents/Afterburner%202019%20August.pdf Airmen, please be sure to review the announcements section for important information and deadlines.
Congratulations to the newest 144th Commanders! Col. Jeremiah “Weed” Cruz was selected as the new 144th Fighter Wing Commander and Lt. Col. Robert “Tigger” Swertfager was selected as the new 144th Operations Group Commander!
Talk to each other, take care of each other. Airmen are our most precious resource.
144th Security Forces Sq received a demonstration of a “robot dog” from Ghost Robotics, Jan. 21, 2022. If purchased… https://t.co/RAGTOrcYIw
U.S. Air Force Lt. Col. Christopher Corliss assumed command of the 144th Mission Support Group during a change of c… https://t.co/gbyNzxJKKg
U.S. Air Force Col. Marcia Cole assumed command of the 144th Maintenance Group during a change of command ceremony,… https://t.co/LoKWtcPXIX
Today we honor and remember Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. King’s leadership and ideals rallied people from all w… https://t.co/zXADrGksBA
On #NationalLawEnforcementAppreciationDay, we’d like to say thank you to all police, sheriff, and law enforcement p… https://t.co/8RmDwxiRX4
Col. Troy Havener, Lt. Col. Mike Yamamoto, Lt. Col. Jordan Darnauer, and Airmen Freedom Turrentine practice the shu… https://t.co/M29OrximQU
Four Airmen from the 144th returned from volunteering in #OperationAlliesWelcome. Read about their experience her… https://t.co/u1pFGsSOeY
UPDATE: Applications will be accepted 1 Jan - 1 April 2022 https://t.co/AzaOzVkjMn
ANNOUNCEMENT: There will be an Undergraduate Pilot Training (UPT) Board during May 2022 drill weekend. Application… https://t.co/T0BfQnOluY
Santa visited the annual Children's Christmas Party last week! Thank you to all of the volunteers! #jointhe144thhttps://t.co/erxnFtJJkE

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Contact Numbers

Directory:
 
(559) 454-5100

ID card questions and appointments:
 (559) 454-5274

Recruiters:
 (559) 454-5286

Flight Scheduling info:
 (559) 454-5166

Family Readiness Office:
 (559) 454-5383

Director of Psychological Health:
 (559) 453-5461

Sexual Assault Response Coordinator:
 (559) 454-5152

Chaplain's Office:
 (559) 454-5152

Public Affairs Office:
Phone: (559) 454-5246
DSN 839-5246

Public Affairs

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. 

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144th Fighter Wing
5323 E. McKinley Ave.
Fresno, Ca. 93727-2199