NEW YORK CITY-- New York Naval Militia Petty Officer Ken Stefandel, a crewman on Naval Militia Patrol Boat 440, watches while efforts are made to rescue the passengers of a Bell Jet Ranger tourist helicopter which crashed in the East River on October 4. PB 440 was on patrol that afternoon and was one of many watercraft which responded to lend assistance if necessary. PB 440 conducts regular patrols of New York City’s waterways in coordination with the United States Coast Guard as part of Joint Task Force Empire Shield.
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Spotllight News -- Wed, 23 May 2018 Spotlightnews.com: New York Army National Guard to hold emergency preparedness course in Schenectady this Thursday SCHENECTADYThe New York Army National Guard is offering a free emergency preparedness course this Thursday, May 24, at 6 p.m. at the Schenectady Center for Rehabilitation and Nursing, located... (more)
National Guard.mil -- Tue, 22 May 2018 Central New York mobilized troops at NYS Fairgrounds in WWI SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. New York's State Fairgrounds, some four miles outside of Syracuse, are 3,587 miles away from the trenches that cut across France during World War I, but in 1917 and... (more)
defense.gov -- Tue, 22 May 2018 Guardsmen, Civilian Agencies Conduct Collective Training Guardsmen, civilian agencies conduct a collective training event at the Plum Island Animal Disease Research Facility, New York, May 2, 2018. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. Harley Jelis