A member of the New York National Guard's 2nd Civil Support Team “clears a footprint” for his team during a Defense Support to Civil Authorities Response Exercise which kicked off Friday November 2, 2007. Clearing a footprint consists of identifying and sanitizing an area of chemical, biological and radiological contamination. This footprint is being cleared in preparation for the second phase of the exerecise in which the state's CERF-P team performs mass decontamination and casualty extraction exercises. CERF-P stands for Chemical, Biological,Radiological,Nuclear or High Yield Explosive Enhanced Response Force Package. The exercise was held at the New York State Office of Fire Prevention and Control's Urban Search and Rescue Training Center outside Albany.
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Utica Observer-Dispatch -- Thu, 06 Dec 2018 New York Air National Guard's 224th ADG recognizes 4 Major General Raymond F. Shields, the Adjutant General for the State of New York, announces the recent promotion of two members of the New York Air National Guard's 224th Air Defense Group... (more)
WTEN -- Wed, 05 Dec 2018 Kinderhook celebrates President Van Buren's 236th birthday KINDERHOOK, N.Y. (NEWS10) - The Kinderhook community celebrated the 236th birthday President Martin Van Buren on Wednesday.
Army.mil -- Thu, 29 Nov 2018 New York Airmen and Soldiers volunteer time to load 'Trees for Troops' BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. - New York National Guard Airmen and Soldiers volunteered their time to fill up a delivery truck with 130 donated Christmas trees bound for military families at the Ellms... (more)