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914 ARW leadership participates in strategic training 914th leadership participates in strategic training
Leadership personnel from the 914th Air Refueling Wing participated in a two-day strategic training and leadership course hosted by Dale Carnegie Training. The course was conducted as a means to give those in leadership positions the opportunity to assess where the wing is currently and determine the direction in which we’re heading and how to
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Mission transition continues at Niagara Transition continues at Niagara
The mission transition continues for the 914th Air Refueling Wing as military members and civilians inspect a newly installed hangar door Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017 at the Niagara Falls ARS. The modification to the hangar is meant to accommodate the longer body of the KC-135 Stratotanker versus the previous configuration for the C-130. (U.S. Air Force
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Students honor Veterans Students honor veterans with special luncheon
Staff Sgt. Alexis O'Connell, 914th Air Refueling Wing Command Post, poses with Reyton, a student at the Buffalo N.Y. Bilingual Public School #33 during a Veteran's Day recognition event Thursday, November, 9, 2017. More than 50 military veterans were treated to a special luncheon in their honor at the Buffalo school. The veterans had previously
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MTIs visit Niagara Airmen Air Force seeks Reserve MTIs
 For Airmen looking for an opportunity outside of their current Air Force Specialty Code, openings within the Military Training Instructor career field may be the career-broadening opportunity they are looking for.Three members from Lackland’s 433rd Training Squadron at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland (JBSA-Lackland), Texas visited Niagara during
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At the 11th hour At the 11th hour on the 11th day of the 11th month
914th Air Refueling Wing Vice Commander Col. Erik Aufderheide speaks at the Town of Niagara N.Y. Veterans Day ceremony which began promptly at 11:00am on Saturday, November 11, 2017 in the Town's Veterans Memorial Park. Veterans Day honors those that have served in the U.S. Armed Forces and coincides with other holidays, including Armistice Day and
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Airmen competes on Battle Rig Niagara Airmen compete in Alpha Warrior Challenge
          It was a crisp October morning and the stars were beginning to fade when three relative strangers and I loaded into a minivan at Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station. We were about to embark on a 12-hour journey with little more than a case of water and PT gear. The destination was Joint Base Langley-Eustis, Virginia and the goal—to
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First of 914th ARW pilots earn KC-135 certification First of 914th ARW pilots earn KC-135 certification
In June of this year, the 914th officially made the conversion from Airlift Wing to Air Refueling Wing. With the change of mission came a new aircraft, the KC-135 Stratotanker. Since June, aircrew and aircraft maintenance personnel have been working on becoming certified to perform their duties on the new aircraft.Recently, Air Force Reserve Majors
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Niagara claims "Outstanding Unit of the Year." Niagara claims Outstanding Unit of the Year
Members of the 914th Air Refueling Wing pose with Lt. Gen. Maryanne Miller (far left), commander of Air Force Reserve Command and AFRC Command Chief Master Sgt. Erika Kelly (far right), in National Harbor, M.D., on Monday, September 18, 2017. The Reserve Citizen Airmen from the 914 ARW were on hand to accept the 2017 Air Force Association
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The assessment is meant to guage the unit's ability to operate in different protective postures (MOPP) as well as perform self aid and buddy care. 914 ARW conducts Annual Readiness Assessment
The 914th Air Refueling Wing conducted the second installment of a three part evaluation known as an annual readiness assessment (ARA) here, September 9, 2017. The event was organized and carried out by the Wing Inspector General, Emergency Management, and the 914th Logistics Readiness Squadron.The ARA focuses on gauging the Wing’s readiness
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NFARS remembers 9/11 Niagara Falls ARS remembers 9/11
Joe Foucha, assistant chief of the 914th Air Refueling Wing's Fire Emergency Services, rings a bell in remembrance of those who lost their lives during the attacks on Sept. 11 as the base Honor Guard stands by Sept. 11, 2017, Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, N.Y. The 914 ARW and the 107th Attack Wing, New York Air National Guard, came together
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