COLONIE-- New York Army National Guard Staff Sgt. Jake Pratt a UH-60 crew chief assigned to the 2rd Battalion, 142nd Aviation and a New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Forest Ranger prepare to deploy water during helicopter firefighting training over the Mohawk River in Colonie, New York on May 6, 2021. Aircrews based at the Albany International Airport in Latham, New York, teamed up with aviators from the Connecticut Army National Guard and New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Forest Rangers, to conduct the training in preparation for the summer wild fire season.
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WRGB -- Mon, 14 Jun 2021 New York Army National Guard celebrates the U.S. Army's 246th birthday NEW YORK STATE (WRGB) The New York Army National Guard will celebrate the 246th birthday of the United States Army on Monday afternoon at the New York State Division of Military and Naval... (more)
NNY 360.com -- Sun, 13 Jun 2021 Oswego resident completes long career as Army National Guard officer LATHAM Col. Ben Richardson, an Oswego resident and veteran of Afghanistan, retired from the New York Army National Guard May 16, after 32 years of service during a Joint Force Headquarters... (more)
Rome Sentinel -- Sun, 13 Jun 2021 EADS comes together for group photo More than 150 New York Air National Guardsmen, Canadian Forces members and government civilians from the Eastern Air Defense Sector posed for a group shot in front of two F-16s from the 180th... (more)