Four promoted in January at EADS

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  • By Patrick B. Young

The 224th Air Defense Group announced the recent promotion of four Airmen in recognition of their capability for additional responsibility and leadership.

Promoted Airmen, identified by their new ranks, included:

  • Senior Master Sgt. Angelina Palmer. Palmer is the Superintendent of Future Operations in the 224th Air Defense Squadron.
  • Master Sgt. Kyle Kuc. Kuc is a Joint Interface Control Technician in the 224th Air Defense Squadron.
  • Master Sgt. Rowland Towle. Towle is a Security Forces Craftsman in the 224th Security Forces Squadron.
  • Senior Airman Caius Campbell. Campbell is an Operations Intelligence Journeyman in the 224th Air Defense Squadron.

The 224th Air Defense Group is composed of the 224th Air Defense Squadron, 224th Support Squadron, and the 224th Security Forces 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.

Air National Guard promotions are based on overall performance, attitude, leadership ability and development potential. These promotions additionally recognize the best qualified Airmen and attract and retain the highest caliber Citizen Soldiers for a career in the New York Air National Guard.

For more information about the New York Air National Guard, visit For more information on the Eastern Air Defense Sector and the 224th ADG, visit