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  • Niagara Airmen participate in Wingman Day activities

    Members of the 914th Aeromedical Staging Squadron participate in Wingman Day activities Sunday, April 2, 2017 at the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, N.Y. The curriculum consisted of small group, "healthy connections," activities as well as resilience-focused discussions. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Richard Mekkri)
  • 914th AW Completes First KC-135 Sortie

    This past week the 914th Airlift Wing completed their first KC-135 sortie as they transition to an Air Refueling Wing.
  • Gourlay assumes command of 914 SFS

    Maj. William M. Gourlay assumes command of the 914th Security Forces Squadron from 914th Mission Support Group commander Col. Patrick L. Erdman April 2, 2017 Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, N.Y. Maj. Gourlay previously served as the 914 SFS operations officer. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Richard Mekkri)
  • Airmen of Niagara: Lt. Col. Michael Spargo

    Meet Lt. Col. Michael Spargo, Staff Judge Advocate here, in the 914th Airlift Wing legal office. He’s served a collective 28 years in the military, beginning from the time he was 18 years old. Lt. Col. Spargo grew up in South Africa, where military service was mandatory for white males at the time of his enlistment. He served as a Missile Control
  • Local Soldier/Citizen Airman recognized

    In honor of Women's History Month Capt. Nikki Slaughter-Smith, 328th Combat and Operational Stress Control, Army Reserve, was recognized along with several other prominent women during a special ceremony at the Buffalo N.Y. Veterans Court March 28, 2017. She was recognized for her outstanding leadership and dedicated service to our country and our
  • Redesignation for Niagara's 107th

    Members of the 107th Attack Wing along with invited guests and local media outlets gather for the official ceremony announcing the redesignation of the 107th from an airlift wing to an attack wing, March 21, 2017 at the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station N.Y. The 107 ATKW, NY Air National Guard, is the largest tenant organization on NFARS. The host
  • Defenders victorious in German competition

           On Saturday, March 12, 2017, the mercury finally reached 1 degree Fahrenheit when participants met at Ft. Drum’s  Magrath Sports Complex, ready to begin the day’s events. 84 Soldiers and Airmen would compete in an elimination-style tournament that would test their strength, endurance and fortitude.      Six Security Forces Airmen from
  • 914 AMXS assumption of command

    Col. Dorneen W. Shipp, 914th Maintenance Group commander, passes the 914th Aircraft Maintenance Squadron flag to Maj. Amy S. Johannsen who assumes command of the squadron, March 5, 2017, Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, N.Y. (U. S. Air Force photo by Tech. Sgt. Stephanie Sawyer)
  • Niagara Airmen prep equipment bound for Dominican Republic

    Airmen from the 30th Aerial Port Squadron here unloaded and then shipped nearly 6,000 lbs of softball equipment and educational supplies.  The equipment, which was collected over the course of a year, was donated by several high schools in the Western New York area and shipped via 914th Airlift Wing C-130  to the Dominican Republic.The donated
  • AF dentist traces roots, aids Haitians

    Maj. Stanley Michel, a dentist from the 914th Airlift Wing, volunteers in Haiti annually to treat the less fortunate. Michel, who's parents are both from Haiti, feels a duty to give back to the poorest country in the Americas.  Using limited resources, Michel, along with two other dentists, treated more than 100 patients daily.