Welcome to the 142nd Fighter Wing, home to Oregon Air National Guard's Redhawks. Our mission is to provide unequalled, mission ready units to sustain combat aerospace superiority and peacetime taskings any time, any place in service to our nation, state and community. Read more
The purpose of the proposed Oregon Airspace Initiative is to provide properly-configured and located military airspace which will provide efficient, realistic mission-oriented training with adequate size, and within reasonably close proximity, to support advanced 21st century air-to-air tactical fighters and evolving training requirements of the Oregon Air National Guard (ANG). To see the full documents, click here.
142nd Warrior Spotlight
Staff Sgt. Steven Conlklin is a broadcast journalist for the 142nd Fighter Wing Public Affairs office. Fresh from active duty at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Conklin was previously stationed at the Air Force Special Operations Command, Hurlburt Air Force Base in Florida and served on deployments to Iraq and Korea. As a morning DJ in Korea, Conklin hosted his own radio show called "Your Morning Cup of Steve." An Astoria, Oregon native, Conklin said he is glad to be back home.