U.S. Army photo by Sgt. Ally Andolina, 42nd Combat AViation Brigade
FIREMANS PARK Tonawanda, NY -- Sergeant. Wunders and Sgt. Harris, medics from the 53rd Troop Command transfer one of four simulated wounded personnel from a ground evacuation vehicle to a UH-60 Air Ambulance Helicopter flown by the 249th Medical Company (Air Ambulance) at Firemanís Park on Nov. 3 as part of the Vigilant Guard exercise.
The wounded personnel evacuated were found at a simulated ďrubble pileĒ nearby as a result of a collapsed hospital caused a simulated earthquake near the Buffalo area.
NY National Guard In the News
Poughkeepsie Journal -- Mon, 10 Mar 2014
Mid-Hudson soldiers prepare for deployment to Afghanistan; soldier must leave pregnant wife
NEWBURGH ‚Ä‚ÄĚ It was a day of tears - and pride - for the families of about 115 soldiers deploying to Afghanistan with the New York Army National Guard‚Äôs 1569th Transportation Company.
Buffalo News -- Mon, 10 Mar 2014
New mission for 107th Air Wing is filled with controversy
It‚Äôs called a Reaper, and commanders in the Air National Guard think it‚Äôs a savior: saving the 107th Air Wing in Niagara Falls from the threat of extinction as well as the lives of American... (more)
Time Warner Cable News -- Sun, 09 Mar 2014
Historic change of command at EADS
ROME, N.Y. -- Col. Dawne Deskins never intended to make the Air Force her career. It started out as a way to pay for college, but educational doors weren‚Äôt the only ones enlisting opened.