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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Oneida Dispatch -- Wed, 23 Oct 2019 Cazenovia man retires from National Guard LATHAM, N.Y. A Cazenovia man recently retired for the New York Army National Guard after 23 years of military service. Lieutenant Colonel Andrew Pinckney from Cazenovia, N.Y. and assigned... (more)
nny.360.com -- Wed, 16 Oct 2019 New York Army National Guard promotions LATHAM - Major General Ray Shields, the Adjutant General for the State of New York, announces the promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability... (more)
Newsday -- Wed, 16 Oct 2019 Long Island soldier who died in Syria did not die in vain When John Raguso tells the story of his son's life and death, a particular day in 2004 when Chris did not die in combat in Iraq is as central to the tale as the day in 2018 when he did.