Courtesy New York State Army Aviation Office
NEW YORK-- A New York Army National Guard UH-60 Blackhawk flies in front of the Freedom Tower, which is under construction in New York City, during a mission in support of Operation Sandy, the New York National Guard response to Hurricane Sandy's impact on New York City and Long Island. More than 3,000 New York National Guard Soldiers and Airmen are on duty and Army National Guard helicopters had flown more than 75 missions as of Nov. 9.
NY National Guard In the News
YNN -- Thu, 23 May 2013
Remembrance ceremony held to honor fallen soldiers
LATHAM, N.Y. -- This weekend, we thank those who gave the ultimate sacrifice to serve our country.
Ahead of Memorial Day, a remembrance ceremony honoring the men and women of the military... (more)
Newsday -- Thu, 16 May 2013
Warrior competition begins at Camp Smith
Members of the Army National Guard participate in the Northeastern Best Warrior Competition at Camp Smith in Cortlandt. The competition will continue for three days at the camp testing soldiers’... (more)
YNN -- Thu, 16 May 2013
National Guard members compete to become best warrior
Sixteen National Guard soldiers from the North East, labeled as the best of the best, are all aiming to become the Army’s warrior of the year. YNN’s John Wagner reports on one... (more)