The 180th FW newsletter, The Stinger, is our way of communicating with our unit members, their families and our extended fan-base. The Stinger is published electronically on our public website. The newsletter includes the latest news and information related to members of the Air Force, ANG and OHANG. Click here for Stinger Archives
As an F-16 unit, the primary mission of the 180th Fighter Wing is to provide combat units, combat support units, and qualified personnel for active duty in the Air Force. The unit must be capable of deploying anywhere in the world within minimum response time. A secondary mission is to support local and state authorities in the event of a disaster situation.