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  • NY Air Guard NCO of the Year

    Air National Guard Technical Sgt. Robert Kurg, a member of the 105th Airlift Wing and a Middletown resident, has been named New York's NCO of the Year.
  • 105th Airlift Wing expands Airmen and family support capabilities

    The 105th Airlift Wing recently welcomed two new civilian employees to support Airmen and their families. Their roles, sexual assault response coordinator and Airman and family readiness program manager, are essential to helping Airmen and their families both during deployment and stateside.
  • Appearance standards change

    Air Force dress and appearance standards were updated Feb. 9.Updates included changed language and new authorizations per a memorandum attachment published by Lt. Gen. Gina M. Grosso, Headquarters U.S. Air Force manpower, personnel and services deputy chief of staff.New authorizations pertain to, but are not limited to, mess dress uniforms, female
  • 105th Airlift Wing enhances Air Guard capabilities with 60K training

    The 105th Airlift Wing, the only unit in the Air National Guard to train Air Guardsmen on the Turner 60K loader, held a three-day refresher course here Feb. 8, 2017. The 105th Airlift Wing trains between 20 and 30 Air Guardsman annually in both initial operation training and the refresher course.
  • AF tattoo policy updates take effect Feb. 1

    According to an Air Force Policy Memorandum for Appearance and Accession Standards Review, revisions for tattoo standards applicable to the Total Force take effect Feb. 1. The guidance, which will be incorporated into Air Force Instruction 36-2903, Dress and Personal Appearance of Air Force Personnel, and several others, applies to all members of
  • Non-Commissioned Officers Induction Ceremony

    Stewart Air National Guard Base Newburgh, N.Y.(08 Jan 17)—Airmen from the 105th Airlift Wing gathered to show support for approximately 22 newly appointed non-commissioned officers Jan 07, 2017.
  • ‘Ruck March to Remember’ honors 1-year anniversary of fallen

    BAGRAM AIRFIELD, Afghanistan-- The pre-dawn light illuminated the downturned faces of nearly fifty gathered in a circle. Their heads bowed, their breath misting in the cold, each listened intently to the chaplain’s prayer.  The prayer circle is a tradition for Task Force Crimson, one usually performed before each outside-the-wire mission, to ask
  • Air National Guard E&I Team - saving U.S. Strategic Command millions

    Select personnel from 15 Air National Guard Engineering and Installation organizations are either in place or will soon arrive at Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska. Before the next three years have passed, they will have installed more than 600 miles of cabling in support of the U.S. Strategic Command Command and Control facility construction project.
  • 105th Airlift Wing Commander promoted to the rank of Brigadier General in a military ceremony

    STEWART AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, NY. Colonel Timothy J. LaBarge, Commander of the 105th Airlift Wing in Newburgh, New York was promoted to brigadier general during a ceremony, complete with an honor guard and a trio of talented singers, held in the unit's largest hangar."Tim was my vice commander at Schenectady, and he did a great job there", said
  • The Air National Guard's Newest Cold Warriors

    The air temperature on the ground was -25 degrees Celsius when New York Air National Guard Capt. James Cartica, a pilot with the 137th Airlift Squadron made his first rough field landing ever.He "nailed it",  landing a 105th Airlift Wing C-17 Globemaster III onto the compacted snow and gravel runway on Victoria Island,  here on March 23, 2015.He