|Wing / Group:||177th Fighter Interceptor Group|
|Air Division:||New Jersey Air National Guard|
|Location(s):||Atlantic City, NJ|
|Dates Active:||31 Oct 1972 - 08 Aug 1988|
|No. of Aircraft:||35|
|No. of Loses:||0|
The 119th FS was re-designated as the 119th FIS/177th FIG Atlantic City NJ Air National Guard in 1972 and transitioned from the F-105 Thunderchief to the F-106 in 1973.
The 119th assumed alert status in Atlantic City, New Jersey in 1974 and flew the F-106 until 1988 when the unit transitioned into the F-16 "Fighting Falcon". They had the official Dart-out ceremony in June 1988 with static displays, F-106A 59-0044 performing fly-by demonstations and an 8-ship fly-by. They were the last operational FIS unit with F-106's.