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Robert Mangino Talks About The 911th Airlift Wing Closing With Senator Bob Casey

Robert Mangino talked to Senator Bob Casey tonight on News Radio 1020 KDKA about the intention of the Defense Department to close the 911th Airlift Wing and its implications for Southwest Pennsylvania.

NewsRadio 1020 KDKA–02/03/2012

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Air Force Plans To Close 911th Airlift Wing In Moon

As part of the Air Force reorganization the Pentagon announced today the 911th’s 7 C-130 cargo planes are going to be decommissioned leaving the Air Force Base without any planes.


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Vietnam Veteran’s Remains Return To Pa.

On Thursday, Captain Clark’s remains passed through Pittsburgh International Airport before reaching his final resting place in his hometown of Emporium, Pa. Personnel from the 911th Airlift Wing, Air Force Reserve Command participated in the dignified transfer.


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2 Local Airmen Surprise Wives, Meet Kids For 1st Time

Being overseas in the military has plenty of hardships, but for two local servicemen, they missed the births of their children. However, there was a happy reunion Wednesday between the men, their wives and their newborns.


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High-Flying Fun Expected At 2011 Wings Over Pittsburgh Show

The sky will be filled with acrobatic aircrafts this weekend. The 10th annual Wings Over Pittsburgh Air Show takes place Saturday and Sunday at the 911th Airlift Wing in Moon Township.


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Military Personnel Help NHL With Winter Classic Preps

PITTSBURGH (KDKA) – With the NHL under a tight schedule before the Winter Classic on New Year’s Day, local military men and women were lending a helping hand today to finish some of the preparations. […]