PARIS--Airmen from the New York Air National Guards 109th Airlift Wing attending the Paris Air Show June 17-23 point to the spot at Le Bourget Airport where Charles Lindbergh landed after flying solo from Long Island to Paris on May 21 1927 on June 18 2019. They are from left 1st Lt. Laura James Senior Airman Ben LaFond and 1st Lt. Dan Urbanski. The wing sent 12 Airmen and an LC-130 the worlds largest ski-equipped aircraft to participate in the world famous Paris Air Show.
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WNYT -- Sat, 20 Jul 2019 Ceremony welcomes new commander of National Guard Brigade LATHAM - A ceremony was held Saturday morning to welcome the new commander of the New York Army National Guard's 42nd Combat Aviation Brigade. Lieutenant Colonel Michael Charnley was sworn... (more)
Army Times -- Sat, 20 Jul 2019 Sisters retire after 33 years together in the Army National Guard Its a story that could easily be turned into a sitcom. Two sisters simultaneously join the Army National Guard, deploy together, retire together after over 30 years, and become roommates... (more)
Rockland County Times -- Thu, 18 Jul 2019 NY Army National Guard Soldiers competing in national Best Warrior Soldiers from Greenwood Lake and Yonkers represent northeast in national Army National Guard competition Two New York Army National Guard Soldiers are at Camp Gruber, Oklahoma this week... (more)