HANCOCK FIELD AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, Syracuse--Italian Air Force Chief Warrant Officer Lorenzo Scafuto and Staff Sgt. Marco Redavide work together on a MQ-9, while receiving feedback from their instructor Master Sgt. Scott Simpson at the Field Training Detachment (FTD) in Syracuse NY, on 20 Sept 2011. Scafuto and Redavide are the first Italian Air Force members to receive formal maintenance training on the MQ-9. They are part of the 100th graduating class from the 174 FW FTD, which is the sole formal MQ-9 maintenance training facility in the U.S. Air Force.
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Fort Hood Sentinel -- Thu, 27 Oct 2016 'Harlem Hellfighters' train for Kuwait Soldiers from the 369th Sustainment Brigade recently completed their final phase of training at Fort Hood, in preparation for deployment to Kuwait.
Times Union -- Wed, 26 Oct 2016 Women Who Serve: LTC Lynn Currier and MSG Lisa Currier: Twin sisters serve in the NY Army National Guard and Active Guard Reserve MSG Lisa Currier, Active Guard Reserve LTC Lynn Currier, Federal Technician, New York Army National Guard These identical twins enlisted in the Army in 1986 as a way to pay off student loans,... (more)
Saratogian -- Wed, 26 Oct 2016 South Africa, U.S. defense leaders meet in Saratoga Springs SARATOGA SPRINGS -- A new chapter in local military history is taking shape this week as high-ranking U.S. and South African officials are meeting to discuss common security issues.