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Default Air Force Logo The 147th Attack Wing CAT and EOC coordinate Hurricane Recover Efforts
As Hurricane Harvey approached Houston, Texas, on August 23, 2017, the 147th Attack Wing, part of the Texas Air National Guard located at Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base (JRB), Texas, activated personnel to mobilize the Crisis Action Team (CAT) and Emergency Operation Center (EOC).
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2017
Flooded area Guarding Texas: State, Federal Agencies Respond to Harvey
When Hurricane Harvey invaded the Gulf Coast of Texas, Government agencies from across the nation converged to provide support. But the storm’s sheer size and power made rescue and assistance unmanageable for individual organizations, each struggling to keep up with increasing emergency calls and minute-to-minute changes in conditions.
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2017
Cows on high ground. Guarding Texas till the cows come home
When Hurricane Harvey invaded the Gulf Coast of Texas, Government agencies from 40 states converged to provide assistance. Although Harvey delivered America its worst natural disaster, it also provided the chance for some of America's bravest and brightest to shine through teamwork and ingenuity.
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2017
Texas flying squadron celebrates 100th anniversary Texas flying squadron celebrates 100th Anniversary
ELLINGTON FIELD JOINT RESERVE BASE, Texas (August 22, 2017) — The Texas Air National Guard 111th Attack Squadron at Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base, Texas, celebrated its 100th anniversary in the 147th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron’s hangar, August 12, 2017.
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2017
MQ-9 Reaper at Ellington Field JRB Reaper lands at Ellington
The 147th Attack Wing at Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base, Texas, has a history of contributing strength and air dominance to the U. S. Air Force since its formation as the 111th Observation Squadron in 1917.
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2017
Lt. Col Dave Peck, 147th Attack Squadron Commander, accepts a Texas Aviation Hall of Fame induction memento during gala at the new Lone Star Flight Museum in Houston, Texas on May 20, 2017. The Lone Star Flight Museum was established in 1997 to honor famous aviators who are Texans and famous Texans who are aviators. This year the 147th Attack Squadron was one of the inductees into the Texas Aviation Hall of Fame. Museum honors oldest flying squadron in Texas
The Lone Star Flight Museum honors the 111th Attack Squadron for their 100 years of serve by inducting the unit into the Texas Aviation Hall of Fame.
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Command Chief Master Sergeant of the Air National Guard James W. Hotaling spent time talking with 147th Reconnaissance Wing enlisted members at Ellington Field JRB in Houston, January 30, 2016. Hotaling talked about commitment to the profession of arms, health of the force, recognizing our accomplishments and finished the enlisted all call by answering questions from the airmen. 147th Reconnaissance Wing hosts ANG Command Chief
ELLINGTON FIELD, Texas - In one of his final visits of his career, the Air National Guard Command Chief spent two days with members of the 147th Reconnaissance Wing at Ellington Field January 30-31.Chief Master Sgt. James W. Hotaling made it a priority during his visit to speak with 147th Reconnaissance Wing's junior enlisted Airmen during an
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2016
North Shore High School Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps cadets toured the 147th Reconnaissance Wing at Ellington Field in Houston November 7, 2015. The cadets stopped at the Air Support Operations Squadron to speak with Tactical Air Control Party members and Joint Terminal Attack Controllers about their job as well as the wing's hangar to learn about the MQ-1 Predator. North Shore High School Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps visits Ellington Field
North Shore Senior High School Air Force Junior Reserve Officer Training Corps cadets took a tour of the 147th Reconnaissance Wing at Ellington Field Saturday, making stops at the Air Support Operations Squadron as well as the wing's hangar to see the MQ-1 Predator."This is our first time doing this trip," said retired Master Sgt. David Clark, an
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2015
Default Air Force Logo Graduates honored at 1st annual CCAF degree ceremony at Ellington Field
The 147th Reconnaissance Wing at Ellington Field in Houston held its first ever ceremony during Octobers Unit Training Assembly in honor of its Community College of the Air Force graduates."The Air Force puts a lot of emphasis on furthering your education," said Command Chief Master Sgt. Michael Cornitius, command chief for the 147th Reconnaissance
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2015
An MQ-1B Predator from the 147th Reconnaissance Wing, Texas Air National Guard, based at Ellington Field Joint Reserve Base in Houston, is parked at Lielvarde Air Base, Latvia, Aug. 31, 2015. Wing members mobilized with other members of the wing to the Baltic nation where they deployed an entire MQ-1B Predator package, launching and recovering the first large-scale remotely piloted aircraft in Latvia. (Air National Guard photo by 1st Lt. Alicia Lacy/Released) 147th Reconnaissance Wing reaches 100K flying hours on MQ-1 Predator
HOUSTON, Texas - Achieving 100,000 flying hours takes years to realize.But for the members of the 147th Reconnaissance Wing, Texas Air National Guard, conquering this incredible feat is just a testament to their hard work and dedication to their mission.The wing accomplished the milestone Oct. 8, 2015, just seven short years after receiving its new
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2015
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