South African NDF reprensentives tour 105th Airlift wing C-17 - 2 July, 2012
Republic of South African National Defense Force reprensentives from left (Left photo): Col D. Mmbi, Ms S Mkhaeanzi, director c-log; Center: Lt Gen Justice T. Nkonyane, chief of logistics, Ms Fikle Mabilane, Brig Gen Gertrude Mngadi, director facilites with 137th Airlift Squadron flight crew during a tour of the 105th Airlift wing’s C-17 Globemaster III, at Stewart Air National Guard Base, Newburgh, NY 2 July, 2012.
Republic of South Africa Sec DEC visit - 29 Jun 2012
RSA Delegates are greeted by BG Renwick Payne (DJS); Maj Renne Ford (SPP Coordinator); LTC Peter Riley (TFES Command) and CCM Edwin Mondezie as they arrive at Fort Hamilton for a capabilities briefing 29 Jun3 2012.
RSA Delegates: Lujiza, Tandeka; Republic of South African Secretary of Defence Dr Gulbue; DR Gamede, Thobekile Chief Defence Policy, Strategy and Planning; Brigadier General Ledwaba SA Defence Attache’; Lieutenant General Nkonyane Chief of Logistics; NYNG reps COL Sander Commander 369th; COL Harris 369th STB, COL Marshall 369th S-BDE DCO
RSA Delegates Visit Newburgh Air National Guard Base
Col Matthew Godfrey, 105th Airlift Wing Vice Commander greets(left) and briefs (right) the South African National Defence Force Chief of Logistics, LT Genernal Nkoyane and associates about Air National Guard capabilites and the C-17 aircraft.
Port Security Tour
CW02 Dennis McCoy welcomes Lt General Nkonyane onto the PB 440
Cultural Day Events
South African National Reserve Force Strategic Work Session - Feb 16-18, 2012
Photo by SGT N. MalatjiPretoria, SA: Left to right: Col A.Y. Amasi (Director of Reserve Force Component-Tanzania People’s Defence); Major General Patrick Murphy (The Adjutant General of New York); Vice-Admiral J. Mudimu (Chief SA Navy); Maj Gen R.C. Andersen, (Chief Des Ref) participate in the 2012 South African National Reserve Force Strategic Work session 16-18 February, 2012.
Photo by SGT N. MalatjiPretoria, SA: Left to right: Col S.A. Motswadira (Des Res Promotions); Maj S. Williams (USA Embassy); Brig Gen S. Molefe (Director Def Res); Brig Gen J.J. Gibbs (Deputy Chief Director Def Res); Brig Gen T.T. Nqapayi (Vice Chair : RFC); Brig Gen R.L. Payne, (USA- Director, Joint Staff, New York Joint Force Headquarters); Major General Patrick Murphy ( USA-the adjutant general of New York); Maj Gen R.C. Andersen, (Chief Des Ref ) ; Commodore R.J. Mansergh (Head of Reserve Force and Cadets-UK Ministry of Defence); Col D.E. Hopkins (Deputy Chief Defence Staff Personnel and Training-UK Ministry of Defence); Col A.Y. Amasi (Director of Reserve Force Component-Tanzania People’s Defence); Maj Gen L.M. Dlulane (SANDF-Deputy Chief Corporate Staff); Maj A.R. Gumbo (Personal Assistant(PA) of Chief of Reserve Forces-Tanzania People’s Defence); Maj R.M. Ford(USA-State Partnership Programme Director).
NY Air National Guard & South African National Sea Rescue Institute Share and Improve Rescue Techniques
Master Sergeant Shawn Studer, a Survival Evasion Resistance and Escape (SERE) instructor with the 103rd Rescue Squadron, New York Air National Guard, discusses parachute disentanglement techniques with members of the South African National Sea Rescue Institute in Cape Town, South Africa. Studer and three NYANG pararescuemen traveled to South Africa under the New York National Guard State Partnership Program recently to share and improve rescue swimmer techniques with their South African colleagues. The National Sea Rescue Institute is a volunteer civilian lifesaving agency that regularly trains with the South African Air Force and other organizations.