MILITARY & VETERANS AFFAIRS
(13 Mar., 2014)
Army Guard Pilots Depart For Southwest Asia
WHO/WHAT: Brig. Gen. Michael L. Cunniff, The Adjutant General, will join families and friends for a departure ceremony for the Operational Support Airlift Command (OSACOM) Detachment 19.
WHEN: Saturday, March 8 at 2 p.m.
WHERE: National Guard flight facility at Trenton-Mercer Airport, 152 Scotch Road, West Trenton 08628
The five of the nine Citizen-Soldiers are pilots who have deployed before and have an average of more than 20 years of service. Four of the pilots call Bucks County, Pennsylvania, home.
The pilots have more than 30,000 hours of combined flight time in this, the third deployment for OSACOM Detachment 19. The unit specializes in providing priority, short notice transportation of personnel and cargo with fixed wing aircraft.