Air Guard performs variety of hurricane response missions

Louisiana Air National Guardsmen, Senior Airman Hunni B. Bolton and Senior Airman Gary Martin, both of the 259th Air Traffic Control Squadron, load commodities into the back of a resident's vehicle

By Louisiana National Guard Public Affairs Office PORT SULPHUR, La. – Every mission matters to Louisiana National Guardsmen and when tasked with helping to rebuild a small fishing community located […]

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NEW ORLEANS – Louisiana Army National Guard UH-60 Black Hawk helicopters continue to drop 4,000-pound sandbags, Sept. 6, to prevent flooding from a levee breach in the Braithwaite area of […]

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Louisiana Air National Guardsmen continue protecting airspace after Hurricane Isaac By 159th Fighter Wing Public Affairs Office BELLE CHASSE, La. – The Louisiana Air National Guard’s 159th Fighter Wing is […]

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PORT SULPHUR, La. – A Louisiana Army National Guard UH-60 Black Hawk helicopter transports a much-needed 5,000-pound generator to a water treatment plant in Plaquemines Parish after flooding caused by […]

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NEW ORLEANS – Louisiana National Guardsman Staff Sgt. Marissa L. St. Pe’, preventative medicine noncommissioned officer in charge with the state Medical Command, tests the pH levels of the drinking […]

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CARVILLE, La. – Sgt. Dennis Ryan, a UH-60 Blackhawk mechanic with D Company, 1-244th Assault Helicopter Battalion, hooks two bales of hay to a UH-60 Blackhawk in Plaquemines Parish, Sept. […]

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NEW ORLEANS – Louisiana National Guardsmen from B Company, 199th Brigade Support Battalion distribute food, water and ice to citizens in need of resources after Hurricane Isaac in Venetian Isles, […]

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BELLE CHASSE, La. – Louisiana National Guardsman, Staff Sgt. Gary Cheek, 1st Assault Battalion, 244th Aviation Regiment, Naval Branch Clinic, Belle Chasse personnel and Plaquemines Parish Emergency Management Services personnel […]

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HAMMOND, La. – A Louisiana National Guard UH-60 Blackhawk prepares to fly commodities to a Point-of-Distribution site in southeastern Louisiana, Aug. 31, 2012. The LANG has more than 6,000 Soldiers […]

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Soldiers with 1020th Vertical Engineer Company, 527th Engineer Battalion, collect MREs and water from a Blackhawk for distribution at the Emergency Operation Center in Grand Isle, August 31, 2012. The […]