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  • 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
  • Niagara Airmen support hurricane relief efforts in Florida

    Six members of the 914th Civil Engineer Squadron departed yesterday bound for Homestead Air Reserve Base, Florida where they will support recovery efforts in the wake of Hurricane Irma.  A 911th Airlift Wing C-130 out of Pittsburgh Air Reserve Station provided the transport. Military civil engineer specialists in the fields of electrical,
  • 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
  • Col. Mark S. Larson takes command of the 914 ARW

    Col. Mark S. Larson took command of the 914th Air Refueling Wing from Col. Brian S. Bowman Sept. 10, 2017 during a change of command ceremony here as Col. Bowman retires after serving more than 34 years in the Air Force. “It has been an absolute privilege working alongside the members of the 914th as their commander during the wing's transition
  • 30 APS participates in Exercise Mobility Guardian

    24 personnel from the 30th Aerial Port Squadron here deployed to Joint Base Lewis-McChord, Washington to participate in a two-week long multi-branch, multi-national exercise headed by Air Mobility Command.The exercise, named Mobility Guardian, kicked off on July 31st and ran through August 12th 2017. More than 3,000 personnel including Army, Navy
  • Niagara security forces supports Canadian air show

    Members of the 914th Security Forces Squadron, pose in front of a F-22 Raptor during the Canadian International Air Show in Toronto, Canada, September 2-4, 2017. The support from Niagara was the first of it's kind during this air show. The CIAS is Canada's largest and longest-running aviation display and one of the largest air shows in North
  • Niagara conducts safety down day

    Lt. Col. Buff Hoffman, 914th Operations Group, briefs members of the 914th Maintenance and Operations Groups during a safety down day Aug. 23, 2017 at the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, N.Y. Due to the recent mission change from C-130 to KC-135 for the 914th, wing leadership decided to take a down day during the early stages of the conversion
  • Bowersox team shoots to 2nd in multinational competition

    Niagara Defender competes in multinational shooting exercise. Takes 2nd.
  • Dellavalle promoted to Chief

    Chief Master Sgt. Joseph Dellavalle (left), 914th Maintenance Squadron, receives the Chiefs' Creed from 914th Air Refueling Wing Command Chief Master Sgt. Kenneth Eason during Dellavalle's promotion ceremony to Chief Aug. 5, 2017 Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, N.Y. Only about 1% of the Air Force enlisted force may hold the rank of Chief Master
  • Enlistment at the county fair

    914th Air Refueling Wing Commander, Col. Brian S. Bowman, administers the Oath of Enlistment to Air Force Reserve recruits at the Erie County Fair, "Veteran's Day" program, Sunday, August 13, 2017, in Hamburg, N.Y. The ceremony also acknowledged all veterans as well as military members currently serving in each branch of the Canadian and United