FORT A.P. HILL, Va. - New York Army National Guard 1st Lt. Amy Bonilla (right), Sgt. Keith Burd and Spc. Matt Cordaro from 3rd Battalion, 142nd Assault Helicopter Battalion, orient themselves in the woods before trekking to a clear landing area for a UH-60 Blackhawk during Personal and Recovery training on Apr.18.
The training is one of their Mission Essential Task List and they took the opportunity to conduct it after completing their annual aerial door gunnery training.on UH-60 Blackhawks.
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Associated Press -- Wed, 07 Oct 2015 NY creek debris blamed for Connecticut teen’s death removed SHANDAKEN, N.Y. (AP) - Debris in a Hudson Valley creek that led to the drowning death of a teenage Connecticut girl has been cleared away.
Associated Press -- Wed, 07 Oct 2015 NY Air Guard unit completes 1st solo drone combat mission NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (AP) - A western New York-based Air National Guard unit that has made the shift from flying manned aircraft to operating remotely piloted drones has completed its first... (more)
Department of Defense -- Tue, 06 Oct 2015 New York Guardsmen Prepare for Hurricane Joaquin (Photo Essay) Guardsmen operate heavy equipment to clear space near Normanskill Creek in Albany, N.Y., Friday, Oct. 2, 2015 as part of New York’s preparations for the possible landfall of Hurricane... (more)