Guard and Reserve form partnership

NIAGARA FALLS AIR RESERVE STATION, N.Y. - Col. Patrick Ginavan, 107th Airlift Wing commander, New York Air National Guard (left) and Col. Reinhard Schmidt, 914th Airlift Wing commander, Air Force Reserve, cement the partnership for the first ever Guard and Reserve C-130 association.  The association will allow both units to preserve and share their extensive flight experience and be combat ready in support of U.S. interests at home and abroad.  (U.S. Air Force photo / Tech. Sgt. Christopher Boswell)

NIAGARA FALLS AIR RESERVE STATION, N.Y. - Col. Patrick Ginavan, 107th Airlift Wing commander, New York Air National Guard (left) and Col. Reinhard Schmidt, 914th Airlift Wing commander, Air Force Reserve, cement the partnership for the first ever Guard and Reserve C-130 association. The association will allow both units to preserve and share their extensive flight experience and be combat ready in support of U.S. interests at home and abroad. (U.S. Air Force photo / Tech. Sgt. Christopher Boswell)