Tag: Niagara Falls ARS
  • In Memory of Col. John Moriarty

    The 328th Air Refueling Squadron at Niagara Falls ARS traces its lineage back to World War II as the 3rd Combat Cargo Squadron who flew "The Hump" in C-47s across the China-Burma-India Theater. Col. John Moriarty, who recently passed away, founded the 3 C.C.Sq. on April 15, 1944. A heritage since forgotten, Moriarty's legacy was rediscovered
  • 914th Air Refueling Wing KC-135 gets new alternative tail flash

    914th Air Refueling Wing KC-135 flag ship gets a new alternative tail flash for the commander's aircraft.
  • 914 ARW trains with U.S. Army medics for battlefield medical treatment & K-9 support

    The 914th Aeromedical Staging Squadron of the 914th Air Refueling Wing conducted battlefield mass casualty and aeromedical evacuation training with the 691st Medical Detachment from the U.S. Army Reserve Center in Utica, New York, The 1982nd Forward Surgical Team from the Armed Forces Reserve Center here at Niagara, and the 642nd Aviation Support
  • 20 years later, we'll still never forget

    Twenty years after the September 11th terrorist attacks, members of the Western New York community gathered in front of Niagara University to remember.“The streets were covered with thick ash and the air was filled with smoke. It was an eerie feeling and one that will be planted in my mind as long as I live,” said Master Sgt Tara Wichtowski, 914th
  • 914th ARW begins delivery of COVID-19 vaccination

    During the February 6 and 7 unit training assembly members of the 914th Air Refueling Wing began receiving the COVID-19 vaccination.
  • 914th Airmen return home from first KC-135 mission deployment

    After almost half a century flying the C-130 Hercules, 914th Airmen return home following their first KC-135 Stratotanker mission deployment.
  • Bowman talks Niagara on Capitol Hill

    The commander and members of the 914th Airlift Wing met with Congressional leadership on Capitol Hill, March 15.Col. Brian S. Bowman, along with Chief Master Sgt. Clinton J. Ronan, 914th AW command chief, and Senior Airman Darian Baines, a material management journeyman, visited as part of the Air Force Reserve Commanders' Capitol Hill Visit
  • Bowman takes command of Niagara wing

    Col. Brian Bowman assumed command of the men and women of the 914th Airlift Wing here Feb. 6.Bowman received command from Maj. Gen. Stayce Harris, 22nd Air Force Commander, in front of more than 50 distinguished visitors and guests. The 914th AW stood in formation and listened to remarks by Harris as she described their new commander."It was the
  • Niagara earns air show excellence award

    Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station was presented the Dick Schram Memorial Community Relations Award during the 2015 International Council of Air Shows in Las Vegas, Dec. 8. The Dick Schram Memorial Community Relations Award is presented each year to the military base which, in planning and implementing its air show, not only exhibits traditional