ROUND LAKE --A UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter prepares to conduct water bucket training in Round Lake N.Y. April 17 2019. The collapsible buckets which are hung underneath the helicopters can dump 560 gallons of water on a fire each time they are used. Each spring Army National Guard helicopter crew members and maintenance personnel retrain on how to attach the buckets to Black Hawk helicopters and then practice picking up water and dumping it.
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NY National Guard In the News
Times Union -- Sun, 14 Apr 2019 Duty Calls: Schenectady sergeant earns National Guard's Top Honor Guard Soldier title New York Army National Guard Sgt. Joshua Sanzo of Schenectady has been recognized as one of the top military Honor Guard members in the country by the Army National Guard.
Armymil -- Wed, 03 Apr 2019 Infantry Soldiers earn top honors in New York National Guard 2019 Best Warrior Competition CAMP SMITH TRAINING SITE, N.Y. - Two infantrymen with the 27th Infantry Brigade Combat Team earned the top enlisted and non-commissioned officer titles during the New York Army National... (more)
27 East.com -- Wed, 03 Apr 2019 Air National Guard Base In Westhampton Puts $20 Million Infrastructure Project Out To Bid A $20 million project to construct a new security forces and communication training facility at the Air National Guard Base at Francis S. Gabreski Airport in Westhampton is out to bid.