149th Fighter Squadron Archive

  • JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS, Va. — The 149th Fighter Squadron, the oldest unit assigned to the Virginia Air National Guard’s 192nd Fighter Wing,  celebrated its 71st year as a fighter squadron June 21, 2018, at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia. The squadron was federally recognized June 21, 1947. The 149th FS is an F-22A Raptor air dominance and T-38 Talon adversary air […]

    149th Fighter Squadron celebrates its 71st year

    JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS, Va. — The 149th Fighter Squadron, the oldest unit assigned to the Virginia Air National Guard’s 192nd Fighter Wing,  celebrated its 71st year as a fighter squadron June 21, 2018, at Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia. The squadron was federally recognized June 21, 1947. The 149th FS is an F-22A Raptor air dominance and T-38 Talon adversary air […]

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  • JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS, Va. – More than 70 Virginia National Guard Airmen assigned to the 192nd Fighter Wing’s 192nd Maintenance Group and 149th Fighter Squadron returned to Langley Air Force Base Oct. 12, 2017, after a six-month deployment to the Middle East. During their deployment, F-22 Raptors participated in Operation Inherent Resolve against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. […]

    192nd Fighter Wing Airmen return from Middle East deployment

    JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS, Va. – More than 70 Virginia National Guard Airmen assigned to the 192nd Fighter Wing’s 192nd Maintenance Group and 149th Fighter Squadron returned to Langley Air Force Base Oct. 12, 2017, after a six-month deployment to the Middle East. During their deployment, F-22 Raptors participated in Operation Inherent Resolve against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria. […]

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  • JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS, Va. — Members of the 192nd Fighter Wing participated in the inaugural trilateral anti-access/area denial exercise with the United Kingdom and French service members hosted Dec. 2-18, 2015, at Langley Air Force Base in Hampton, Virginia. More than 500 service members, consisting of approximately 225 personnel from the U.S. Air Force and Air National Guard, 175 from the […]

    Virginia Guard Airmen participate in exercise with French and British forces

    JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS, Va. — Members of the 192nd Fighter Wing participated in the inaugural trilateral anti-access/area denial exercise with the United Kingdom and French service members hosted Dec. 2-18, 2015, at Langley Air Force Base in Hampton, Virginia. More than 500 service members, consisting of approximately 225 personnel from the U.S. Air Force and Air National Guard, 175 from the […]

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  • JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS, Va. — Active duty and Virginia National Guard Airmen assigned to the 94th Fighter Squadron and 149th Fighter Squadron returned Oct. 8, 2015, to Langley Air Force Base, Va., after a six-month deployment to the Middle East. Approximately 200 members of the 1st Fighter Wing and 192nd Fighter Wing, operating the F-22 Raptor, were assigned to United […]

    Langley Airmen return from supporting ISIL airstrike missions

    JOINT BASE LANGLEY-EUSTIS, Va. — Active duty and Virginia National Guard Airmen assigned to the 94th Fighter Squadron and 149th Fighter Squadron returned Oct. 8, 2015, to Langley Air Force Base, Va., after a six-month deployment to the Middle East. Approximately 200 members of the 1st Fighter Wing and 192nd Fighter Wing, operating the F-22 Raptor, were assigned to United […]

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