GYPSUM, C.O. New York Army National Guard two CH-47 F models left the Army Aviation Support Facility in Rochester for Gypsum, Colorado on April 18, 2016, all of the aviators and crew members from Detachment 1, Company B, 3rd Battalion 126th Aviation Regiment received certificates from the airport proving they landed at the highest airport in the US. The mountains of Colorado simulate the mountains of Afghanistan in both weather and terrain aspects. This is in preparation for the companys third deployment to Afghanistan now with the Army's newest model Chinook. The Battalion is part of the 42nd Combat Aviation Brigade.
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Carmel Hamlet Hub.com -- Tue, 11 Jun 2019 NY Army National Guard Sgt. Timothy Fay, A Carmel resident, headed to regional shooting match New York Army National Guard Sgt. Timothy Fay, a Carmel resident, was one of four members of a team from the 107th Military Police Company who took first place in the pistol shooting competition... (more)
Binghamton Homepage -- Sat, 08 Jun 2019 A Newark Valley resident, wins two trophies at annual shooting competition CAMP SMITH TRAINING SITE, N.Y. -- New York Army National Guard Pvt. Briana Tilloston, a Newark Valley resident, took home two first place awards at the 2019 Adjutant Generals' Marksmanship... (more)
WTEN -- Sat, 08 Jun 2019 109th Airlift Wing holds major accident response exercise SCOTIA, N.Y. (NEWS10) - First responders geared up in Scotia to be a part of the 109th Airlift Wing's major accident response exercise.