STONY BROOK New York- Members of the 106th Rescue Wing assists with the registration and distribution of disaster prepardness material . The September 20th one day course that was held at Stony Brook University. The lecture included information on how civilians can prepare themselves and their families for natural disasters and help mitigate life threatening emergencies while waiting for authorities to arrive. Lectures ended with a certificate and book bags of first aid material being given to each member that attended. This was a New York state wide initiative by the Governors office for the month of September which is Disaster Preparedness Month.
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Poughkeepsie Journal -- Mon, 17 Sep 2018 Watch the Thunderbirds soar at NY Air Show The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds daring stunt flying was among several attractions at this past weekend's New York Air Show at Stewart Air National Guard Base in Newburgh.
WHEC -- Sun, 16 Sep 2018 NY National Guard departs Rochester, heads south for hurricane recovery The NY National Guard deployed ten soldiers and two Blackhawk Medivac helicopters Sunday to assist in Hurricane Florence recovery efforts.
Assocaited Press -- Fri, 14 Sep 2018 NY National Guard members heading to S. Africa for air show A contingent from the New York Air and Army National Guard will be heading to Africa this weekend to participate in the continent's largest air show.