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114th FIGHTER WING
Lineage. Constituted as the 114th Fighter-Interceptor Group, and allotted to the Air National Guard on 15 Apr 1956. Extended federal recognition and activated on 16 Apr 1956. Redesignated: 114th Tactical Fighter Group on 23 May 1970: 114th Fighter Group on 15 Mar 1992: 114th Fighter Wing on 11 Oct 1995-.
Assignments. 133rd Air Defense Wing, 16 Apr 1956; 132nd Air Defense Wing, 1 Dec 1957; South Dakota Air National Guard, 1 Aug 1964; 132nd Tactical Fighter Wing, 23 May 1970; South Dakota ANG, 15 Oct 1995-.
Components. Groups. 114th Operations Group, 11 Oct 1995-; 114th Maintenance Group, 11 Oct 1995-; 114th Mission Support Group, 11 Oct 1995-; 114th Medical Group, 11 Oct 1995-. Squadrons. 175th Fighter-Interceptor (later Tactical Fighter, Fighter) Squadron, 16 Apr 1956-11 Oct 1995; 175th Operations Support, 11 Oct 1995-.
Stations. Sioux Falls Municipal Airport (later Sioux Falls Regional Airport, Joe Foss Field ANGS, SD, 16 Apr 1956-.
Aircraft. F-94C, 1956-1958; F-89D/J, 1958-1960; F/TF-102, 1960-1970; F-100D/F, 1970-1977; A-7D/K, 1977-1992; F-16C/D, 1991-.
Operations. Provided air defense of northern USA, 1956-1970. Participation in Operation Coronet Cove at Howard AFB, Panama providing defense of the Panama Canal, 1979-1991. Deployed to Brustem AB, Belgium as Coronet DART for the European exercise Central Enterprise 1993. Supported Operation Southern Watch for their first combat deployment with the F-16, stationed at Incirlik AB, Turkey flew missions over Northern Iraq to guard the no-fly zone to protect Kurdish refugees. Supported the northern “No Fly” zone of Iraq from Dec 1993-Jan 1994, Operation Northern Watch, based out of Turkey in 1995 and 2002, and Operation Southern Watch based out of Kuwait in 1998 and Saudi Arabia in 2001. Activated to support Operation Noble Eagle within the United States, 2001. Supported Operation Enduring Freedom (OIF), with three deployments to Balad AB, Iraq (Oct–Dec 2006; Jun–Sep 2008; Jan–Apr 2010.
Service Streamers. None.
Campaign Streamers. None.
Armed Forces Expeditionary Streamers. Operation Just Cause, 1989-1990.
Decorations. AF Outstanding Unit Award, 1995.