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  • 137th SOW celebrates 2023 Oklahoma Women in Aviation

    The 137th Special Operations Wing hosted the seventh Oklahoma Women in Aviation and Aerospace Day celebration Dec. 8, 2023, at Will Rogers Air National Guard Base, Oklahoma City. The annual event pays homage to the many women who have made significant contributions to the state’s aviation and

  • COMAFSOC visits 137th Citizen Air Commandos

    U.S. Air Force Lt. Gen. Tony Bauernfeind, commander of Air Force Special Operations Command, and Chief Master Sgt. Anthony Green, command chief of AFSOC, were introduced to the Air Commandos of the 137th Special Operations Wing during a visit Oct. 15, 2023.

  • CMSAF underscores need for 137th SOW multi-capable Airmen

    Chief Master Sergeant of the Air Force JoAnne S. Bass saw firsthand how Citizen Airmen with the 137th Special Operations Wing set the Oklahoma Standard across the force during a visit to Will Rogers Air National Guard Base, Oklahoma City, Oct. 12, 2023.

  • Let the wild rumpus start! 137th SOW Airmen escape to zoo after dark

    Airmen, families and friends encountered lions, tigers and bears during the 137th Special Operations Wing “Zoo After Dark” event held Sept. 8, 2023, at the Oklahoma City Zoo. Around 1,300 people went where the wild things are during the Airman and Family Readiness Office event, made possible using

  • 146th ASOS conduct close air support training

    Tactical Air Control Party specialists with the 146th Air Support Operations Squadron trained through multiple air-to-ground scenarios during day and night operations to stay certified on CAS deployment requirements during close air support training at Razorback Range, Ark., July 31-Aug. 3, 2023.

  • 205th EIS, 137th SOCS partner for annual training

    Members of the 205th Engineering Installation Squadron and 137th Special Operations Communications Squadron partnered for their annual training to certify 15 members in tower climbing, rappelling and rescue operations during annual training at Will Rogers Air National Guard Base, Oklahoma City, Aug.

  • Oklahoma Guardsmen take first place at Cyber Shield 2023

    Oklahoma National Guard members, including three 137th Special Operations Communications Squadron Airmen, won first place in a two-week cyber defense exercise June 2-16, 2023, alongside approximately 800 military and civilian cyber professionals at the Professional Education Center in Little Rock,

  • 137th SOW Airmen unite for wing change of command

    Nearly 1,200 Airmen gathered for a change of command ceremony at Will Rogers Air National Guard Base in Oklahoma City June 3, 2023. Col. Christopher Gries, 137th SOW outgoing commander, passed the authorities and responsibilities of the wing to the 19th and current wing commander Col. Jason Davis.

  • 137th SOCF redesignated as squadron

    The 137th Special Operations Communications Flight was redesignated as a squadron May 7, 2023, during a ceremony held at Will Rogers Air National Guard Base, Oklahoma City.

  • 146th ASOS trains under new mission set

    Tactical air control party specialists with the 146th Air Support Operations Squadron performed familiarization training for a new career field mission set at Fort Sill, Okla., May 10, 2023. The TACP Airmen conducted land navigation across rugged terrain to a broad area of land where they performed