Photo by CDR Donald McKnight, New York Naval Militia
OFF THE COAST OF LONG ISLAND - The New York Naval Militia's patrol boat PB 440 carried a squad of U.S. Coast Guard boarding team members to an inbound Saudi Arabian ship on Feb. 25 at Ambrose anchorage to be inspected before the ship can enter loading docks in Brooklyn.
Recently, the PB 440 and crew were utilized for recovery efforts of U.S. Air flight 1549 that was forced to land in the Hudson River.
The New York Naval Militia regularly works with the U.S. Coast Guard in New York Harbor.
NY National Guard In the News
Batavia Daily News -- Mon, 22 Sep 2014
Batavia hosts Emergency Preparedness training
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Associated Press -- Mon, 22 Sep 2014
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Pelham Daily Voice -- Mon, 22 Sep 2014
Cuomo Boosts New York Counterterrorism Security
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