ROME--Workers put a a restored F-4 Phantom II jet onto its pedestal Dec. 10 at the Eastern Air Defense Sector in Rome. Perched on a pedestal 15 feet above a small pond at the facility’s southwest edge, the imposing 47-year-old F-4 Phantom jet demands attention.“The elevated pedestal is a fitting place of honor for an aircraft that served its country for more than four decades,” said Col. John Bartholf, EADS Commander. “The display adds to our facility’s visual appeal, while reminding the public and our staff of the Air Force’s proud history.”
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WNYT -- Wed, 14 Aug 2019 NY Army National Guard lands at Saratoga Battlefield STILLWATER Visiting the Saratoga Battlefield is always a popular summer activity but how about doing it from the seat of a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter?
Niagara Frontier Publications -- Wed, 14 Aug 2019 Free emergency training in Niagara County New York National Guard troops, in cooperation with the New York State Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services (DHSES), will present a free disaster preparedness class at the... (more)
Army.mil -- Wed, 14 Aug 2019 N.Y. National Guard engineers training, building in Hawaii While most New York Army National Guard Soldiers spent their 2019 Annual Training at Fort Drum, Fort Indiantown Gap, or Joint Base Dix-McGuire-Lakehurst; 45 Soldiers from the 204th Engineer... (more)