STRATTON AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE--An LC-130 assigned to the New York Air National Guard's 109th Airlift Wing leaves Stratton Air National Guard Base on Sept. 16 en route to McMurdo Sound, Antarctica. The 109th Airlift Wing flies the only ski-equipped planes in the U.S. military which can land on snow and ice. The 109th provides support for National Science Foundation research on the continent as part of the U.S. militaries Operation Deep Freeze.
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Hudson Register-Star -- Tue, 22 Jun 2021 New York National Guard marks Army Birthday on June 14 An Army warrant officer who has been in uniform since 1978 and a private first class who has served just over a year joined forces to cut the Army birthday cake during the New York National... (more)
The Aviation Geek Club -- Fri, 18 Jun 2021 EASTERN AIR DEFENSE SECTOR TAKES GROUP PHOTO WITH F-16 #89-114, ONE OF THE JETS THAT RESPONDED TO 9/11 TERROR ATTACKS On Jun. 9, 2021 the Eastern Air Defense Sector had a unit photographtaken at the neighboring Griffiss International Airport as part of its 9/11 10th anniversary commemoration activities. ... (more)
Rome Sentinel -- Wed, 16 Jun 2021 Whitesboro man receives promotion to senior master sergeant LATHAM Airman John McCormick, of Whitesboro, has been promoted to the rank of senior master sergeant at the 224th Air Defense Group during a recent ceremony, according to an announcement... (more)