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  • Two Members of 274th ASOS Receive Bronze Star Medal

    On August 14, 2010, two members of the 274th Air Support Operations Squadron received a Bronze Star Medal during a brief ceremony in the 174th Fighter Wing Conference Room as family and Hancock Field unit members watched.The medals were presented to Technical Sgt.'s Cole P. Shebat and Patrick, both Joint Terminal Air Controllers (JTACs), by 274th
  • Hancock Field Firing Team Continued Success at 2010 TAG Match

    During the weekend of April 17th the Hancock Field Combat Team made their annual trek to the Adjutant General Combat match held at Camp Smith, Peekskill, NY.The Hancock Field Combat Team consisted of two veterans; Master Sgt. Paul Cowen and Technical Sgt. Chris Ashley along with two rookies; Senior Airman Andrew Lafave and Senior Airman Tonya Ward,
  • The 455th keeps the spirit alive

    On Saturday, 24 July 2010, the 455th Air Expeditionary Wing's Expeditionary Logistics Readiness Squadron dedicated its new Vehicle Operations Control Center at Bagram Airfield, Afghanistan, to the memory of Senior Airman Ashton Lynn Marie Goodman.Goodman was a member of the squadron who performed gun truck duty before being hit by a roadside bomb
  • 274th ASOS Prepares for Combat

    [The 274th Air Support Operations Squadron is stationed at Hancock Field Air National Guard Base in Syracuse, NY. The squadron is currently deployed to Afghanistan in support of Operation Enduring Freedom. This is the first in a series of four articles giving the reader an inside look at how the unit trains, deploys, fights, and reintegrates from
  • JAG Conference held at Hancock Field

    Air National Guard Council of the Judge Advocate General of the Air Force held one of it's national meetings at Hancock Field from June 4-5.Maj. Gen. Andrew F. Turley, the ANG Assistant to the TJAG and Chair of the Council, led a distinguished team of legal professionals as they discussed issues ranging from personnel readiness to legal doctrine.
  • Public Affairs Conference held at Hancock Field

    The National Guard Bureau's Director of Public Affairs was the featured speaker at the Northeast Regional Public Affairs Conference hosted at Hancock Field ANGB on May 25, 2010.Mr. Jack Harrison spoke with the state public affairs officers from ten northeastern states (New York, Delaware, New Hampshire, Massachusetts, New Jersey, District of
  • Chief National Guard Bureau Visits Hancock Field

    The National Guard's senior leader met with remotely piloted MQ-9 Reaper pilots, sensor operators and Airmen from the 174th Fighter Wing during a visit to Hancock Field May 5.General Craig R. McKinley, the chief of the National Guard Bureau, arrived at Syracuse University this week as a guest speaker at the National Security Management Course.
  • Wing Holds Memorial Service for Member Who Passed Away

    A memorial service was held May 2, 2010 for a 174th Fighter Wing member who lost her life in a motorcycle accident on April 20, 2010 during Bike Week in Corolla, N.C.Lt Col Mike Adamitis, commander of the 174th Communications Flight, opened the memorial service of Staff Sgt Linda Monelavongsy, on behalf of SSgt Preston Cox and family, by thanking
  • New Commander Assumes Control

    The 174th Fighter Wing commander officiated at the 152nd Air Operations Group's change of command ceremony on April 10, 2010 during the unit training assembly.Colonel Kevin W. Bradley, Commander of the 174th Fighter Wing, officiated as Colonel Kevin J. Brown passed the reigns as commander of the 152nd Air Operations Group to Colonel (Sel) Mark D.
  • "Top Performers"

    Two recruiters from the New York Air National Guard were lauded recently for their outstanding weekly accession rate and named "Top Performers".TSgt. Julien R. Paquin and TSgt. Frederick Stoquert from the 174th Fighter Wing were recently recognized for their exceptional accession rate for the week of 28 February to 6 March 2010. To accession a