BUFFALO--A member of the West Virigina Army National Guard's 2nd Battalion 19th Special Forces Group ( Airborne) exits a CH-47 Chinook helicopter assigned to the New York Army National Guard's Bravo Company, 3rd Battalion 126th Aviation, over Lake Erie in Buffalo, N.Y. on Sept. 5, 2018. The New York aircrew was assisting members of the West Virginia Army National Guard's 2nd Battalion 19th Special Forces Group ( Airborne) in conducting helocast training. Helocasting is a technique that involves personnel exiting a helicopter into water. It is used to insert small groups behind enemy lines.
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Troy Record -- Sun, 16 Jun 2019 Military officials celebrate Army's 244th birthday LATHAM, N.Y. - Officials with the New York National Guard recently came together to celebrate the Army's 244th birthday.
Midtown Tribune -- Fri, 14 Jun 2019 Street renamed for soldier who died saving lives in Bronx fire (Video) New York. Bronx street was renamed after a hero soldier who died saving four people's lives in a Bronx fire that killed 12 in 2017.
Times Union -- Fri, 14 Jun 2019 Every day a banner day for museum flag specialist: Christopher Morton is curator at state Military Museum For our regular Capital Region Q&A feature, we ask local people about their lives, jobs and the area we call home. Today's subject is Christopher Morton, assistant curator of the New... (more)