News Search

News Comments Updated
1 ... 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 ... 88
Emergency Operations Center (EOC) ready for any disaster. The Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station EOC held an “open house” at their facility at the base on October 21, 2015. (U.S. Air Force photo by Peter Borys) Niagara Emergency Operations Center gets upgrades
When it comes to emergencies; quick response and the flow of information is of the upmost importance. The Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station Emergency Operations Center (EOC) recently received upgrades to their command center to ensure both priorities.Todd Keffer, Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station Installation Emergency Manager said, the new
0 10/29
2015
Joshua Sauer, electronics mechanic, 914th Communications Squadron installs jumper wires for secure telephone lines on Oct. 29, 2015 at the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, N.Y. Sauer was completing this task in preparation for members of the Defense Information Systems Agency to visit the base to conduct a Command Cyber Readiness Inspection which will assess the installation’s compliance with DOD Information Assurance policies as well as traditional and physical security standards. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Matthew Burke/released) NFARS prepares for upcoming Command Cyber Readiness Inspection
Members of the Defense Information Systems Agency (DISA) will be visiting the base from Nov. 2-6, 2015, to conduct a Command Cyber Readiness Inspection (CCRI).Inspectors will assess the installation's compliance with DOD Information Assurance policies as well as traditional and physical security standards. Additionally, inspectors will ensure the
0 10/29
2015
Fire Inspector Joseph Honsberger from the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station Fire Department shows off a fire reflective suit to a group of children at the Pioneer Village School, Niagara Falls, N.Y. on October 9, 2015. Firefighters from the base were on hand to demonstrate and speak to children about fire safety during the national Fire Prevention Week. (U.S. Air Force photo by Peter Borys) Fire Prevention Week is not only about smoke alarms
It's time to test your home smoke alarm again. The 2015 Fire Prevention Week campaign runs from Oct. 4-10 and this year's theme is "Hear the BEEP where you SLEEP: Every Bedroom Needs a Working Smoke Alarm!" It is all about keeping you, your family and our community safe from a fire.Personnel from the NFARS Fire Department visited several local
0 10/08
2015
Default Air Force Logo Niagara EOD supports recent Pope visit to the U.S.
Two members of the 914th Explosive Ordnance Disposal flight were part of the joint personnel team that secured various locations in New York City during Pope Francis' recent visit to the United States September 22 to 27.Master Sgt. Garth Muenter and Senior Airman Joseph Kulczyk, 914th EOD, worked with representatives from all service branches of
0 10/06
2015
Default Air Force Logo Airmen killed in C-130 crash from Dyess, Hanscom
The six Airmen who died in a C-130J Super Hercules crash in Afghanistan Oct. 2 were assigned to units at Dyess and Hanscom Air Force Bases, according to officials at both bases.Four Airmen assigned to the 317th Airlift Group at Dyess AFB, Texas, died when the aircraft crashed during initial takeoff from Jalalabad Airfield, Afghanistan, at 12:19
0 10/02
2015
David Sparks, Senior Mortuary Chaplain at Dover Air Force Base, Del., leads a tour of civilian employers from Western New York through the Memorial Garden on Sept. 24, 2015, as part of a boss lift from Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, N.Y. The tour was organized through the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve, aimed to thank and educate civilian employers in Western New York who have shown support for their Military employees. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Stephanie Sawyer) 914th Airlift Wing conducts ESGR bosslift to Dover AFB
Members of the 914th Airlift Wing, along with individuals of the Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve traveled to Dover Air Force Base, Delaware to tour facilities and interact with Airmen Sept. 24-25, 2015.31 members of the Western New York employer community were flown aboard a NFARS C-130 for the two-day event. These trips are designed to
0 9/28
2015
WRIGHT-PATTERSON AIR FORCE BASE - Ohio
The Air Force Reserve Command MAJCOM Challenge Team poses with Lt. Gen. James Jackson, commander, Air Force Reserve Command after completing the Air Force Marathon Sept. 19, 2015. The team consisted of traditional reservists, air reserve technicians, individual mobilization augmentees and Air Guard Reserve members. The MAJCOM challenge included six Airmen participating in the half marathon and four in the full marathon. AFRC team competes in AF Marathon
The Air Force Reserve Command Marathon Team was among 15,000 runners participating in the 19th Annual Air Force Marathon here Sept. 19.The marathon course is a 26.2-mile run that starts and ends at the National Museum of the United States Air Force. The course traverses historical places on Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, including the museum, the
0 9/21
2015
Members of the 914th Airlift Wing conduct a ceremony honoring the United States Air Force’s 68th birthday on Friday, September 18, 2015, at Hyde Park in Niagara Falls. The Niagara Falls Veterans Memorial Monument Commission hosted a celebration of the USAF birthday by striking colors and re-raising them with the USAF flag, which will fly for one week in honor of our flying force.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Matthew Burke) 914 AW members celebrate Air Force birthday
More than 20 members of the 914th Airlift Wing, along with members of the community, gathered to celebrate the United States Air Force's 68th birthday today at Hyde Park in Niagara Falls, N.Y.The Niagara Falls Veterans Memorial Monument Commission hosted a celebration of the USAF birthday by striking colors and re-raising them with the USAF flag,
0 9/18
2015
Members of the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station Honor Guard participates in a ceremony at Delaware Park in Buffalo, New York on Sept. 11, 2015. Personnel provided a colors ceremony, rifle salute and moment of silence prior to the 3rd annual 9/11 Dawn to Dusk Moving Tribute, where runners and walkers kept one American Flag and one Flag of Honor continuously moving around the Delaware Park loop from sunrise to sunset. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Matthew Burke) Niagara Honor Guard remembers 9/11 with Team RWB
Members of the NFARS Honor Guard assisted with Team RWB's moving tribute on Sept. 11, 2015 at Delaware Park in Buffalo, New York.Honor Guard provided a colors ceremony, rifle salute and moment of silence prior to the scheduled tribute. The Buffalo Chapter of Team RWB held their 3rd annual 9/11 Dawn to Dusk Moving Tribute, where runners and walkers
0 9/11
2015
Staff Sgt. Pat Englishby and Senior Airman Ken Zidell, loadmasters, 328th Airlift Squadron, discuss procedures with jumpmasters from the 173 Airborne Brigade at Aviano Air Base, Italy, on Aug. 24, 2015. Englishby and Zidell were preparing for Exercise Swift Response, a joint training exercise. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Matthew Burke/released) Niagara loadmasters drop it like it's hot in Germany
10 minutes!The green lights come on inside the C-130 Hercules and jumpers from the 173 Airborne Brigade line the cargo space."It's really chaotic," said Staff Sgt. Pat Englishby, loadmaster, 328th Airlift Squadron. "We're dropping a lot of troops, in a short amount of time, in not-ideal conditions. You gotta be on your game."More than 50 personnel
0 9/09
2015
1 ... 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 ... 88
RSS