Members of the Texas Air National Guard's 149th Fighter Wing at Joint Base San Antonio repainted the wing's flagship F-16 to celebrate the unit's upcoming 65th birthday in October 2012, announced wing officials, Oct. 1, 2011. The aircraft's new specialty paint scheme is meant to highlight the connection of the wing—the Lone Star Gunfighters—to Texas and western tradition. Here, the flagship F-16 upon its return to San Antonio after getting its new paint scheme at Homestead ARB, Fla., Sept. 29, 2011.
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