An LC-130 Skibird assigned to the New York Air National Guards 109th Airlift Wing takes off from Stratton Air National Guard Base in Scotia N.Y. on Monday October 28 2019 en route to McMurdo Station Antarctica. The trip will take approximately one week. The 109th which supports the U.S. Antarctic Program each year as part of the militarys Operation Deep Freeze will deploy five aircraft to Antarctica. About 600 Airmen will deploy between October 2019 and March 2020. ( U.S. Air National Guard Photo by Senior Master Sgt William Gizara)
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Times Union -- Mon, 20 Jan 2020 DUTY CALLS: Air Guard general receives two medals upon retirement New York Air National Guard Brig. Gen. Shawn A. Clouthier, of Coxsackie, former commander of the 109th Airlift Wing, Scotia, has received his second Legion of Merit Medal and a New York State... (more)
Rome Sentinel -- Sat, 18 Jan 2020 EADS honors airmen, civilians for excellence LATHAM Diane Burton, of Sherrill, was named the Outstanding Civilian (Category I, GS-7 & below) for 2019 for the Eastern Air Defense Sector and the New York Air National Guards 224th... (more)
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