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  1. Guardsmen on Firewatch In California SkiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2017 | U.S. Department of Defense

    ... Fire. New York Air National Guard photo by Master Sgt. Eric Miller The New York airmen, who are based at Hancock Field Air National Guard Base here, are trained to fly and operate the MQ-9 remotely piloted aircraft, which is used by the military for ...

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  2. Governor Cuomo Announces New York National Guard Dispatched To Help California Fight WildfiresRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 14, 2017 | LongIsland.com

    ... perations. The wing's Airmen also regularly fly MQ-9s on combat and training missions from a control center at Hancock Field Air National Guard Base.

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  3. Wed. Oct. 11th Grandma Drone Protester, Mary Anne Grady Flores,...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2017 | Common Dreams

    ... the Wars is made up of antiwar organizations and formed around resistance to the MQ-9 Reaper Drone program at Hancock Field Air Force Base. We're getting some tired of the racist claptrap the powers-that-be have made of NFL protests - the latest ...

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  4. Rich Man's War; Poor People's Blood...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | Common Dreams

    ... the Wars is made up of antiwar organizations and formed around resistance to the MQ-9 Reaper Drone program at Hancock Field Air Force Base. Chanting "Kill the Bill, Not Us," over a hundred activists, many in wheelchairs, halted the only hearing on ...

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  5. Drone protesters block Hancock air base in DeWitt with bloody dollar signs; 7 arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    ... the entrance of the air base.( DEWITT, N.Y. -- Seven drone protesters were arrested Monday morning at the Hancock Field Air National Guard Base in DeWitt. The Upstate Drone Action protesters blocked the entrance to the base with several large signs ...

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  6. Drone, Inc. - K. Embedded in the Kill ChainRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 21, 2017 | CorpWatch

    ... at Holloman Air Force Base, New Mexico; Creech Air Force Base, Nevada; March Air Reserve Base, California; and Hancock Field Air National Guard Base, New York.251 Avwatch of Massachusetts also has a contract to do drone simulation training.252 ...

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  7. Congress set to expand drone operations at Syracuse's Hancock Field air baseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    A defense spending bill making its way through Congress includes $6.8 million to help expand drone training operations at the Air National Guard's base at Hancock Field in suburban Syracuse. If approved, the money would pay for an expansion of a flight training facility that the 174th Attack Wing uses to train crews who operate and maintain a squadron of MQ-9 Reaper drones.

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  8. Killer Drones in the Empire StateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | Common Dreams

    An active duty Air Force student pilot and sensor operator man the controls of a MQ-9 Reaper in a ground-based cockpit during a training mission flown from Hancock Field Air National Guard Base, Syracuse, New York. At dusk I stood on a residential street with trim lawns and watched planes approach a runaway along the other side of a chain-link fence.

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