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Ms. Mary Grace Scarpelli (center), Operation Whiter-Brighter Coordinator from Advanced Dental presents a check for over $3,700 to Captain Gina Pizziconi Cupples, 914th Logistics Readiness Squadron commander and president of Friends of Family Support XXXXXXX at Advanced Dental in Niagara Falls, N.Y. on June 25, 2014. Looking on are (left to right) Ms. Cindy Garner, dental assistant, Dr. Stuart J. Weinstein, dentist, Ms. Susan Yuroshoski, supervising assistant, Ms. Nancy Mastromatteo, office manager, and Ms. Patty Braun, 914th Airlift Wing executive officer.  Dr. Weinstein and his staff presented a check of proceeds collected from their Operation Whiter-Brighter Campaign. Each year several thousands of dollars are collected to be used for various programs to benefit local military members and their families. (U.S. Air Force photo by Peter Borys) Something to smile about at Niagara
Everyone at the base here has something to smile about because of Operation Whiter-Brighter. Now in its seventh year the program at Advanced Dental of Niagara Falls, New York offers professional whitening at a greatly reduced cost to all patients and 100% of all proceeds from the program are donated to the base Family Readiness Center.This year's
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In an exchange of best practices with New York National Guard 2nd Squadron, 101st Cavalry members, 914th Airlift Wing Senior Airman Jessica Geffers demonstrates how to weigh, measure and secure deployable equipment for airlift, June 07, 2014, Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, NY. Exercises like this highlight the importance of interoperability between branches in a joint environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Joseph McKee) Joint Training
In an exchange of best practices, members of the 914th Airlift Wing train New York National Guard 2nd Squadron, 101st Cavalry personnel on the proper techniques in preparing equipment to be loaded into a C-130 Hercules aircraft. The purpose of this joint training was to familiarize National Guardsmen how to weigh, measure and secure deployable
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Tech. Sgt. Kyle Spalding, explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) specialist, 914th Civil Engineer Squadron, operates an Air Force F6A Robot (background) by remote control at the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, N.Y., June 12, 2014. Spalding was demonstrating the robot’s capabilities and answering questions about the EOD mission during the NFARS Fire Department’s Open House.  (U.S. Air Force Photo by Peter Borys) EOD robot showcased at open house
The F6A explosive ordnance disposal (EOD) robot was one of many displays that were on hand at the base fire department Open House held June 12. Tech. Sgt. Kyle Spalding, EOD specialist, 914th Civil Engineer Squadron, demonstrated the robot's capabilities and answered questions about the EOD mission.
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Joseph Allen, 914th Fire Emergency Services Department of Defense civilian and Air Force Reserve Firefighter/Emergency Medical Technician, speaks with local media at the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, N.Y. on June 12, 2014 about lifesaving measures provided to a woman who was involved in a serious accident. Allen was off duty at the time and was one of the first people to respond to the accident. He treated the woman who required immediate medical intervention and as a result of his training and response doctors were able to preserve the woman's arm which was injured in the accident. (U.S. Air Force Photo by Peter Borys) Niagara firefighter provides life saving interventions
914th Fire Emergency Services Department of Defense employee and Air Force Reserve Firefighter/Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) Senior Airman Joseph Allen, while off duty, witnessed a multiple vehicle accident involving a dump truck and car. After the collision, the dump truck reportedly came to rest on its side, entangled in electrical wires,
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Could this be a new high tech miniature jet engine?  By this close-up image one could conjure up that conclusion, but see the next photo for details. (U.S. Air Force photo by Peter Borys) Unidentified burning object (UBO)
Could this be a new high tech miniature jet engine? By this close-up image one could conjure up that conclusion, but see the next photo for details. Master Sergeant Andrew Smith (Right),readiness non-commissioned officer in-charge, 914th Force Support Squadron demonstrates how the Babington Burner works to Staff Sergeant Christopher Sambuchino
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A unique view of a flag draped coffin during a mock honor guard funeral ceremony on June 11, 2014 at the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, N.Y.  Air Force Reserve and Air National Guard members from the 914th and 107th Airlift Wings including units from all over N.Y. and N.J.  attended this unique eight day training conducted by U.S. Air Force Honor Guard instructors from Joint Base Anacostia-Bolling, Washington, D.C. (U.S. Air Force photo by Peter Borys) Niagara hosts honor guard training
The Air Force Honor Guard is the highest standard for military bearing, discipline and professionalism. Their members are the face of the Air Force to the American and global public. The Honor Guard Flight at Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station is part of the Air Force's elite team. Reaching these standards is not easy and requires many hours of
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Congratulations to the following Captains selected for promotion to Major, Capt. Jennifer Baumgartner, Capt. James Bastian, Capt. Lisa Ciavarella, Capt. Van Vohland, Capt.  Joseph Woodley, Capt. Laura Batke, and Capt. Gina Pizziconi-Cupples, June 9, 2014, Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, NY. (U.S. Air Force graphic by Tech. Sgt. Joseph McKee) Rising Stars
Congratulations to the following Captains selected for promotion to Major:Capt. Jennifer Baumgartner, 914AW Capt. James Bastian, 914AW Capt. Lisa Ciavarella, 914FSS Capt. Van Vohland, 914SFS Capt. Joseph Woodley, 914ASTS Capt. Laura Batke, 914AES Capt. Gina Pizziconi-Cupples, 914LRS
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Default Air Force Logo Telling the Air Force Reserve story
Each Airman has a compelling story. Every one of you, regardless of specialty, contributes to producing unparalleled air power for our nation.You're part of a select team, the Air Force Reserve, a team comprising only 70,400 members... not even enough to fill Ralph Wilson Stadium! And yet the Air Force Reserve Command provides the U.S. Air Force
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U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Patrick Englishby, C-130 Hercules loadmaster with the 914th Airlift Wing, Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, N.Y., dispenses drift streamers during Maple Flag in Edmonton/Cold Lake, Alberta, Canada, June 3, 2014. Maple Flag is an international exercise designed to enhance the interoperability of C-130 aircrews, maintainers and support specialists in a simulated combat environment. (U.S. Air Force photo by Master Sgt. John R. Nimmo, Sr./Released) 914th AW members gain invaluable experience from international exercise
Deployments are a part of military life and many times they affect more than just the person who is deploying. The return of deployed members of the 914th Airlift Wing coincided with this year's Maple Flag exercise, an Air Force Reserve Command combined exercise, at Edmonton International Airport and Cold Lake Air Weapons Range, Alberta, Canada,
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82nd Airborne members check their equipment before boarding a 442nd Troop Carrier Group C-47 bound for Drop Zone "T" near St. Mere Eglise in Normandy on D-Day, June 6, 1944. The 442nd Troop Carrier Group launched 45 C-47s with approximately 20 soldiers in each aircraft. The 442nd TCG was the World War II predecessor of the 442nd Fighter Wing, an Air Force Reserve Command A-10 Thunderbolt II unit based at Whiteman Air Force Base, Mo. (Photo courtesy of the Herky Barbour estate) D-Day remembered: 442nd Troop Carrier Group members describe "longest day"
(Editor's Note: This is a reprint of a June 2009 story by now-retired Master Sgt. Bill Huntington, 442nd Fighter Wing Public Affairs).The 442nd Fighter Wing flag is adorned with battle streamers reflecting the unit's accomplishments through its history. One streamer, a simple blue ribbon with two words embroidered in white on it, reads "Normandy
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