30 Sep '17, 5pm

[email protected] in the thick of Caribbean recovery efforts:

.@NationalGuardNY in the thick of Caribbean recovery efforts:

LATHAM, N.Y. – More than 600 New York National Guard Soldiers and Airmen were on state active duty or federal orders as of Friday, supporting response and recovery efforts in Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands following Hurricanes Irma and Maria. On Thursday, 60 Soldiers and four UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters from the 3rd Battalion, 142nd Aviation Regiment deployed to Puerto Rico from their flight facility in Ronkonkoma, New York. The unit was transported on three C-17s flown by the 105th Airlift Wing, based in Newburgh, New York. The Army Guard helicopters will provide aerial support to the Puerto Rico National Guard. The aircraft are capable of moving personnel and supplies to key locations that may be inaccessible by ground transport. They follow 100 Military Police Soldiers from the 105th MP Company from Buffalo who deployed to St. Croix in the U.S. Virgin Islands on Sep...

Full article: http://www.nationalguard.mil/News/Article/1329850/new-yor...

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[email protected] Soldiers return home from ass...

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defense.gov 28 Sep '17, 5pm

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.@GeorgiaGuard fuels the response and recovery effort:

[email protected] fuels the response and recovery ...

nationalguard.mil 07 Oct '17, 2pm

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militarytimes.com 28 Sep '17, 5pm

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National Guard assets plan relief efforts as Hu...

nationalguard.mil 20 Sep '17, 2pm

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defense.gov 28 Sep '17, 5pm

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Puerto Rico Governor Updates Pence on Recovery Efforts

Puerto Rico Governor Updates Pence on Recovery ...

defense.gov 07 Oct '17, 4pm

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