HANCOCK FIELD AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, Syracuse - Lieutenant Colonel David S. Brenton, a fighter pilot with the 174th Fighter Wing, 138th Fighter Squadron, Hancock Field poses with the F-16 Fighting Falcon that would soon fly him over the 4000 hour mark inside it's cockpit.
Brenton became only the 25th F-16 pilot in the world to pass this astonishing milestone and only the 22nd American pilot to accomplish this incredible feat on Saturday, Aug. 8
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Rome Sentinel -- Wed, 21 Feb 2018 Roman top enlisted NY Air National Guard airman Chief Master Sgt. Maureen Dooley, a Rome resident, is now the top enlisted airman for the 5,600-member New York Air National Guard.
New York Times -- Mon, 19 Feb 2018 Soldier Who Died Saving People From Bronx Fire Is Hailed at His Funeral When the deadliest fire in New York City in more than 25 years ripped through the apartment building where Pfc. Emmanuel Mensah lived, he made a choice.
WPIX -- Sat, 17 Feb 2018 Soldier killed while saving lives in tragic Bronx house fire honored with medals THE BRONX Private First Class Emmanuel Mensah, who lost his life while trying to rescue others in a horrific house fire in the Bronx late last year, was honored with the Soldiers Medal and... (more)