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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Business Insider -- Wed, 20 Feb 2019 The 6 most powerful US states, ranked by National Guard forces that are bigger than some countries' As of December 2018, nearly 430,000 Americans served in the US Army and Air National Guard, according to Department of Defense data.
Citizen Soldier -- Tue, 12 Feb 2019 The Army National Guard's First Muster Born in Need: The Army National Guard's First Muster The oldest component of the United States Armed Forces, the Army National Guard, has always been the cornerstone of our Nation's defense.... (more)
Rome Sentinel -- Tue, 12 Feb 2019 224th Air Defense Group promotes four Four members of the New York Air National Guard's 224th Air Defense Group (ADG) have been promoted in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership.