KANGERLUSSUAQ, GREENLAND --LC-130 "Skibirds" from the New York Air National Guards 109th Airlift Wing in Scotia, New York sit on the runway at Kangerlussuaq Greenland on June 27 2016. Four LC-130s and about 80 Airmen from the Wing recently completed the third rotation of the 2016 Greenland season. Airmen and aircraft for the 109th Airlift Wing stage out of Kangerlussuaq Greenland during the summer months supplying fuel and supplies and transporting passengers in and out of various National Science Foundation camps throughout the entire season.
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Times Union -- Wed, 18 Jul 2018 Schoharie Co. resident ends military career with flight over Scotia SCOTIA - New York Air National Guard Lt. Col. Dave Panzera, who piloted LC-130 "Ski Birds" to Antarctica for two decades, made his final Air Force flight on Tuesday with his father... (more)
Eagle News -- Tue, 17 Jul 2018 Area National Guard members promoted Major General Anthony P. German, the Adjutant General for the State of New York, announces the promotion of members of the New York Army National Guard in recognition of their capability for... (more)
Army.mil -- Tue, 17 Jul 2018 New York Army National Guard helps fight forest fire near Canadian border ALTONA, N.Y. -- New York Army National Guard UH-60 Black Hawk aircrews from 3rd Battalion, 142nd Aviation dropped more than 100,000 gallons of water July 13 and 15 on a 526-acre forest fire... (more)