ALPENA, Michigan-- U.S. Air Force HH-60G Pave Hawk helicopter from the New York Air National Guards 101st Rescue Squadron prepares to take off for a combat search and rescue training mission during Northern Strike 19 at the Alpena Combat Readiness Training Center Mich. July 29 2019. Northern Strike 19 is a National Guard Bureau-sponsored exercise uniting service members from more than 20 states multiple service branches and numerous coalition countries during the last two weeks of July 2019 at the Camp Grayling Joint Maneuver Training Center and the Alpena Combat Readiness Training Center both located in northern Michigan and operated by the Michigan National Guard. The accredited Joint National Training Capability exercise demonstrates the Michigan National Guards ability to provide accessible readiness-building opportunities for military units from all service branches to achieve and sustain proficiency in conducting mission command air sea and ground maneuver integration together with the synchronization of fires in a joint multinational decisive action environment.
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101WINS -- Wed, 05 Aug 2020 Cuomo declares State of Emergency for NYC, Westchester, Nassau, Suffolk, Rockland counties NEW YORK (1010 WINS) -- Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday declared a State of Emergency for New York City as well as Westchester, Nassau, Suffolk, and Rockland counties in order to provide local... (more)
National Guard.mil, -- Tue, 04 Aug 2020 174th MXG hot-pit maintenance key to Northern Strike 20 ALPENA, Mich. A significant portion of Northern Strikes joint fires readiness training depends on airpower and the close air support it provides. These capabilities are present, thanks in... (more)
Stars and Stripes -- Tue, 04 Aug 2020 Coronavirus mission for most National Guard troops is extended through Christmas WASHINGTON Nearly 25,000 National Guard troops serving on coronavirus missions throughout the country have had their deployments extended through Christmas, the White House announced Tuesday. But... (more)