MCMURDO STATION, Antarctica-- New York Air National Guard Tech. Sgt. Jonathan Peck, a member of the 109th Airlift Wing, runs the annual McMurdo Marathon in Antarctica on Jan. 11, 2015. He and Master Sgt. Michael Lazzari, also a 109th Airlift Wing member both ran the 26.2-mile course -- a feat few in the world can say they accomplished. The wing rotates Airmen and ski-eqipped LC-130 planes into and out of the United States McMurdo Station to support Antarctic research duiing the Antarctic summer from the wing's home at Stratton Air Natinal Guard Base in Scotia.
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Suffolk Times -- Sat, 06 Aug 2022 Cutchogueman becomes second combat rescue officer to attain rank of colonel at 106thRescue Wing MAY 26, 2022,was a significant day in the life of Glyn Weir. His promotion from lieutenantcolonel to colonel in the New York Air National Guard was approved by theUnited States Senate that... (more)
Journal of the American Medical Association -- Fri, 05 Aug 2022 Role of Military Forces in the New York State Responseto COVID-19 Military forces worldwide have been mobilized to support COVID-19 operations.
NationalGuard.mil -- Mon, 01 Aug 2022 Keep Truckin Army National Guard Finds its Best Warriors TULLAHOMA, Tenn. Right before a rope climb, Sgt. Tyler Holloway, a fire support specialist with the Wyoming Army National Guards 115th Field Artillery Brigade, decided to add some levity... (more)