Canastota Resident Promoted to Senior Master Sergeant

The New York Air National Guard's 224th Air Defense Group (ADG) recently promoted five senior noncommissioned officers (NCOs) in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership.

Promoted senior NCOs are:

Carrie Pelland, Canastota, to Senior Master Sergeant. Pelland is a flight superintendent at the 224th ADS.

The 224th ADG is composed of the 224th Air Defense Squadron and 224th Support Squadron, located in Rome, and Detachment 1 and Detachment 2 that serve in the Washington, D.C. area. The 224th ADG provides the forces to conduct the Eastern Air Defense Sector's (EADS) mission. Part of the North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD), the Sector is responsible for the air defense of the eastern U.S.

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