Senior Airman Douglas Whigham a civil engineer structures specialist assigned to the 107th Attack Wing Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station New York Air National Guard prepares bags to be filled with sand in response to the New York National Guard activation Gov. Andrew Cuomo initiated on May 6 for the flooding occurring along Lake Ontario at the Department of Transportation Albion N.Y. May 13 2019. Members of the New York National Air National Guard are able to fill around 5000 sandbags a day from Albion which are then taken to vulnerable areas around the Lake Ontario shoreline including homes and businesses.
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WNYT -- Wed, 14 Aug 2019 NY Army National Guard lands at Saratoga Battlefield STILLWATER Visiting the Saratoga Battlefield is always a popular summer activity but how about doing it from the seat of a UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter?
Niagara Frontier Publications -- Wed, 14 Aug 2019 Free emergency training in Niagara County New York National Guard troops, in cooperation with the New York State Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Services (DHSES), will present a free disaster preparedness class at the... (more)
Army.mil -- Wed, 14 Aug 2019 N.Y. National Guard engineers training, building in Hawaii While most New York Army National Guard Soldiers spent their 2019 Annual Training at Fort Drum, Fort Indiantown Gap, or Joint Base Dix-McGuire-Lakehurst; 45 Soldiers from the 204th Engineer... (more)