ROUND LAKE --A UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter prepares to conduct water bucket training in Round Lake N.Y. April 17 2019. The collapsible buckets which are hung underneath the helicopters can dump 560 gallons of water on a fire each time they are used. Each spring Army National Guard helicopter crew members and maintenance personnel retrain on how to attach the buckets to Black Hawk helicopters and then practice picking up water and dumping it.
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WNYT -- Wed, 14 Aug 2019 NY Army National Guard lands at Saratoga Battlefield STILLWATER Visiting the Saratoga Battlefield is always a popular summer activity but how about doing it from the seat of a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter?
Niagara Frontier Publications -- Wed, 14 Aug 2019 Free emergency training in Niagara County New York National Guard troops, in cooperation with the New York State Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services (DHSES), will present a free disaster preparedness class at the... (more)
Army.mil -- Wed, 14 Aug 2019 N.Y. National Guard engineers training, building in Hawaii While most New York Army National Guard Soldiers spent their 2019 Annual Training at Fort Drum, Fort Indiantown Gap, or Joint Base Dix-McGuire-Lakehurst; 45 Soldiers from the 204th Engineer... (more)