FORT DRUM, N.Y. -- A rainbow across the sky at Fort Drum’s live-fire range August 22 spans the training site of Soldiers from the 1-258th Field Artillery annual training. In the foreground are vehicles from the 27th Brigade Special Troops Battalion (BSTB) communications team. The brigade Soldiers were on site to train leaders, staff and operators on the Joint Network Node (JNN) system of digital communications. The JNN package is very mobile and designed to provide communication services to the battalion command posts up to the brigade combat team. Photo by Sgt. Darryl Mehnert, 27th Brigade Special Troops Battalion.
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Rochester Democrat and Chronicle -- Thu, 13 May 2021 Rochester breweries releasing beers to honor National Guardsmen killed in helicopter crash The Rochester community was rocked in January with the tragic deaths of three New York National Guard soldiers in a Mendon helicopter crash. Chief warrant officers Steven Skoda, Daniel Prial,... (more)
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National Guard.mil -- Tue, 11 May 2021 NYNG, Forest Rangers train for helicopter firefighting COLONIE, N.Y. New York and Connecticut Army National Guard UH-60 aircrews and forest rangers with the New York Department of Environmental Conservation honed their helicopter wildfire-fighting... (more)