STRATTON AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE--New York Air National Guard Maj. Timothy Novak, a navigator with the 109th Airlift Wing, exits an LC-130Hercules aircraft after returning back to Stratton Air National Guard Base, New York, on March 8,2016, after supporting support of Operation Deep Freeze in Antarctica.. Five hundred members of the wing conducted operations at McMurdo Station from October to March in support of the National Science Foundation, by flying 3,900 researchers and support staff plus about 4 million pounds of cargo and 1.2 million pounds of fuel to research stations across Antarctica.
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CNN -- Sun, 26 Mar 2023 How US troops in Germany are training Ukrainians to save one another on the battlefield CNN-For US troops, the training is nothing new: Applying tourniquets, clearing someones airway, recognizing signs of traumatic brain injuries. But to the Ukrainian troops receiving it, the... (more)
Times Union -- Sun, 26 Mar 2023 Duty Calls: Arctic mission Sixty New York National Guard Airmen assigned to Scotia's 109th Airlift Wing just returned from the Canadian Arctic supporting a Canadian Forces exercise that ran from Feb. 22 through March... (more)
News10 -- Wed, 22 Mar 2023 Local Tuskegee Airman honored during deceased veterans ceremony BALLSTON SPA, N.Y. (NEWS10) Saratoga County officials honored a fallen Tuskegee airman on Tuesday during a deceased veterans ceremony. Clarence Dart is from Saratoga Springs and was drafted... (more)