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  • Ace in the hole insignia

    The "Ace-in-the-Hole" insignia is proudly borne by the aircraft of the 147th Fighter Wing. It is one of the oldest insignias in the United States Air Force and rich in tradition and significance. The star represents the great "Lone Star" State of Texas. The "Ace-in-the Hole" playing card represents strength held in reserve. The black and white
  • History of the 147th Attack Wing

    Whether it is protecting the shores of the United States from enemy attack, or carrying the Stars and Stripes into combat, Houston's famed 147th Attack Wing has consistently performed its duties in a typical outstanding manner. Today's 147th Attack Wing provides two (24 hours a day, 7 days a week ) MQ-1B Predator Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS)

    Mission The MQ-1 Predator is a medium-altitude, long-endurance, unmanned aircraft system The MQ-1's primary mission is interdiction and conducting armed reconnaissance against critical, perishable targets. When the MQ-1 is not actively pursuing its primary mission, it acts as the Joint Forces Air Component Commander-owned theater asset for