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  • USS Little Rock Naturalization Ceremony

    Fifty Five candidates took the Oath of Allegiance during a special naturalization ceremony aboard the USS Little Rock, the former flagship of the U.S. Sixth Fleet. This year's ceremony celebrated our nations 234th birthday under the theme "A Spirit of Independence.The Honorable Richard J. Arcara, U.S. District Court, Western District of New York,
  • Fallen Marine returns home

    The remains of Lance Cpl. Timothy G. Serwinowski 3rd Battalion, 6th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force arrived at the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, June 25, 2010, Niagara Falls, NY. Family, friends, military personnel and the Patriot Guard Riders were present to pay their respects. Members of both the 914th and
  • Niagara to host critical training for aircraft maintainers, receives kudos for base facilities

    The 914th Airlift wing is hosting a joint Weight and Balance Technical Interchange Meeting this week for maintenance Airmen on the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, Niagara Falls NY."Weight and Balance training is decisive for Airmen to learn. If the [weight and balance] calculations are not correct, it could mean an unsafe flying situation for
  • 914th Airmen preserve D-Day sacrifices

    On one of the last allied invasions of the Second World War, Soldiers, Sailors and Airmen had a rendezvous with destiny in order to defeat an evil in the world.There were two ways into the battle on the French coast: by sea and by air. On eve of June 4, 1944, U.S. Airmen faced death and injury from blistering and constant enemy anti-aircraft fire
  • CAC Groundbreaking

    The Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station (NFARS) hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for a $9.8M Community Activities Center. This new construction will replace a number of existing buildings to include the current all ranks club and base dining facility.This project will provide increased processing and feeding of troops as well as offer base leadership
  • The Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station hosts Man Portable Air Defense Systems training seminar

    The Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station hosted a Man Portable Air Defense Systems (MANPADS) training seminar on June 5 and 6 to provide military, local, state and federal law enforcement officers information to deal with threats these systems pose to civil and military aviation.Training both military and law enforcement officers was Mr. Jeff Claxton
  • Spring Cleaning

    Members of the 914th Airlift Wing wash down a C-130 in hanger 901, May 27, 2010, Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, Niagara Falls, NY. Aircraft become dirty from exhaust and from particulates in the air. C-130s are routinely washed down as part of their maintenance.