ANTARCTICA-- New Zealand Prime Minster John Key and his wife Bronagh, pose for a photo with members of the New York Air National Guard’s 109th Airlift Wing during a trip to Antarctica. The 109th Airlift Wing crew picked the Prime Minister up in New Zealand and flew him to McMurdo Station for his multi-day visit earlier in January. With the Prime Minster and his wife are LtCol Vinnie Wilson (Navigator),Major Dave Panzera (Pilot), Captain Patrick Newton (Co-Pilot), Tech Sgt Brandon Gutthinger (Flight Engineer), Staff Sgt Bret Gatta and Senior Airman Treavor Britt, both Loadmasters.
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National Guard.mil -- Sun, 04 Oct 2015 New York Guard engineers clear streams as part of Hurricane Joaquin LATHAM, N.Y. -After a week of rain, Soldiers of the New York Army National Guard’s 204th Engineer Battalion worked hard clearing debris from select streams, on Oct. 2 to make room... (more)
Associated Press -- Sun, 04 Oct 2015 NY Air Guard base’s HQ being renamed for ex-wing commander SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) - The headquarters of the New York Air National Guard’s 174th Attack Wing is being renamed in honor of a World War II veteran who commanded the unit for nearly... (more)
Times Herald Record -- Sun, 04 Oct 2015 National Guard clears away strainers on Esopus TOWN Of SHANDAKEN - The web of fallen trees that caused a teen to drown in the Esopus Creek last month was finally cleared away this weekend. It took the Army National Guard to get it done.