WESTHAMPTON BEACH- Air National Guard members move the HC-130 dubbed "The Spirit of Long Island" into position as a "gate guardian" for F.S. Gabreski Air National Guard Base in Westhampton Beach, New York on August 16, 2021. The aircraft, which saw service during the Vietnam War, was taken out of service in 2019. The aircraft's wings were removed for the move and will be assembled at its final position. The disassembling and move was completed by Air National Guard service members from New York, Connecticut, Arkansas and US Air Force Active duty personnel.
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Spectrum news -- Mon, 08 Aug 2022 New law aimed at improving access to New York National Guard benefits A measure signed into law Monday by Gov. Kathy Hochul is meant to improve access to information for benefits and services that are available to members of the New York National Guard. The... (more)
NationalGuard.mil -- Mon, 08 Aug 2022 New York National Guard unit Assumes Command of Joint Multinational Training Group-Ukraine GRAFENWOEHR, Germany More than 140 Soldiers from the New York Army National Guards 27th Infantry Brigade Combat Team took charge of the Joint Multinational Training Group-Ukraine during a... (more)
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)