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174th ATTACK WING
Lineage. Received federal recognition and activated as 174th Tactical Fighter Group on 15 Oct 1962. Redesignated: 174th Tactical Fighter Wing on 1 Jul 1979; 174th Fighter Wing on 16 Mar 1992; 174th Attack Wing on 9 Sep 2012-.
Assignments. New York ANG, 1 Sep 1962-.
Components. Groups. 174th Operations, 1 Jun 1992-. Squadrons. 138th Tactical Fighter (later Fighter, Attack) Squadron, 1 Sep 1962-.
Stations. Hancock Field (later Hancock Field ANGB, Syracuse, NY, 1 Sep 1962-. (Operated from: Phalsbourg AB, France, 1 Oct 1961-21 Aug 1962; Cannon AFB, NM, 13 May-20 Dec 1968)
Designated: Air National Guard Base, 1991-Present
Aircraft. F-86, 1962-1970; A-37, 1970-1979; A-10, 1979-1989; F-16, 1989-2010; MQ-9, 2010-.
Operations. Established by the USAF and allotted to New York ANG in 1962 as an expansion of the 138th Tactical Fighter Squadron. Called to active duty as part of the Berlin Crisis call-up on 1 Oct 1961-21 Aug 1962. Called to active duty as part of the Pueblo Crisis call-up on 13 May 1968-20 Dec 1968, where is ran Forward Air Controller school and Combat Crew Training School. Called to active duty as part of Operation Desert Shield on 29 Dec 1990-30 Jun 1991. Deployed for Operation Provide Comfort, Incirlik AB, Turkey, 1995; Operation Northern Watch, 1996; Adventure Express 97, Andøya Air Station, Norway, 1996-1997; Operation Southern Watch, Prince Sultan AB, Saudi Arabia, 2000; Operation Iraqi Freedom, Balad AB, Iraq, 2006 & 2008.
Service Streamers. None
Decorations. Air Force Outstanding Unit Award, with Valor, Operation Desert Storm, 1991.