CORNWALLIS ISLAND, CANADA-- New York Air National Guard Maj. Matthew Sala taxis in an LC-130 aircraft on the ski-way at Little Cornwallis Island Nunavut Canada on April 13 2016 in support of Canadas annual Operation Nunalivut. Sala was part of the eight-person team from the New York Air National Guards 109th Airlift Wing that prepared the ski-way for LC-130 operations. Nearly 50 Airmen and two LC-130s from the 109th were part of the exercise. This is the third year the 109th has participated.
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WNYT -- Mon, 04 Mar 2024 Greenfield Center native takes over Air National Guard's 109th Airlift Wing A Saratoga County man is now in command of the Air National Guards 109th Airlift Wing. New York Air National Colonel Robert Donaldson took command of the wing during a ceremony at Stratton... (more)
Times Union -- Mon, 04 Mar 2024 Duty Calls: Ballston Spa soldier recognized for 42 years of duty New York Army National Guard Lt. Col. Albert Thiem of Ballston Spa received an Armys Legion of Merit Medal for his exceptionally meritorious service during 42 years of active duty. Thiem,... (more)
Times Union -- Tue, 27 Feb 2024 Duty Calls: Three 42nd Infantry Division leaders on the move Three top leaders of the New York Army National Guards Troy-based 42nd Infantry Division are on the move. Joseph Biehler of Webster, Monroe County, a veteran of Afghanistan and Iraq wars,... (more)