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Connecticut, New York Guard partner for COVID-19 testing

Analytical Laboratory System vehicles from the Connecticut National Guard 14th Civil Support Team and New York National Guard 24th Civil Support Team are parked at Bradley Air National Guard Base, East Granby, Connecticut, June 19, 2020. The civil support teams worked in partnership with the 103rd Medical Group and Connecticut Department of Public Health to provide COVID-19 testing to Connecticut Air National Guard personnel. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Steven Tucker)

Analytical Laboratory System vehicles from the Connecticut National Guard 14th Civil Support Team and New York National Guard 24th Civil Support Team are parked at Bradley Air National Guard Base, East Granby, Connecticut, June 19, 2020. The civil support teams worked in partnership with the 103rd Medical Group and Connecticut Department of Public Health to provide COVID-19 testing to Connecticut Air National Guard personnel. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Steven Tucker)

Analytical Laboratory System vehicles from the Connecticut National Guard 14th Civil Support Team and New York National Guard 24th Civil Support Team are parked at Bradley Air National Guard Base, East Granby, Connecticut, June 19, 2020. The civil support teams worked in partnership with the 103rd Medical Group and Connecticut Department of Public Health to provide COVID-19 testing to Connecticut Air National Guard personnel. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Steven Tucker)

Analytical Laboratory System vehicles from the Connecticut National Guard 14th Civil Support Team and New York National Guard 24th Civil Support Team are parked at Bradley Air National Guard Base, East Granby, Connecticut, June 19, 2020. The civil support teams worked in partnership with the 103rd Medical Group and Connecticut Department of Public Health to provide COVID-19 testing to Connecticut Air National Guard personnel. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Steven Tucker)

Airman Milena Zuffelato (center) and Airman 1st Class Meilany Caimares, 103rd Medical Group aerospace medical technicians, check in a 103rd Airlift Wing Airman for COVID-19 testing at Bradley Air National Guard Base in East Granby, Connecticut, June 19, 2020. The 103rd Medical Group worked in partnership with the Connecticut National Guard 14th Civil Support Team, New York National Guard 24th Civil Support Team, and Connecticut Department of Public Health to provide COVID-19 testing to Connecticut Air National Guard personnel. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Steven Tucker)

Airman Milena Zuffelato (center) and Airman 1st Class Meilany Caimares, 103rd Medical Group aerospace medical technicians, check in a 103rd Airlift Wing Airman for COVID-19 testing at Bradley Air National Guard Base in East Granby, Connecticut, June 19, 2020. The 103rd Medical Group worked in partnership with the Connecticut National Guard 14th Civil Support Team, New York National Guard 24th Civil Support Team, and Connecticut Department of Public Health to provide COVID-19 testing to Connecticut Air National Guard personnel. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Steven Tucker)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Carley Dolan, 103rd Medical Group aerospace medical technician, tests a 103rd Airlift Wing Airman for COVID-19 at Bradley Air National Guard Base, East Granby, Connecticut, June 19, 2020. The 103rd Medical Group worked in partnership with the Connecticut National Guard 14th Civil Support Team, New York National Guard 24th Civil Support Team, and Connecticut Department of Public Health to provide COVID-19 testing to Connecticut Air National Guard personnel. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Steven Tucker)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Carley Dolan, 103rd Medical Group aerospace medical technician, tests a 103rd Airlift Wing Airman for COVID-19 at Bradley Air National Guard Base, East Granby, Connecticut, June 19, 2020. The 103rd Medical Group worked in partnership with the Connecticut National Guard 14th Civil Support Team, New York National Guard 24th Civil Support Team, and Connecticut Department of Public Health to provide COVID-19 testing to Connecticut Air National Guard personnel. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Steven Tucker)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Carley Dolan, 103rd Medical Group aerospace medical technician, tests a 103rd Airlift Wing Airman for COVID-19 at Bradley Air National Guard Base, East Granby, Connecticut, June 19, 2020. The 103rd Medical Group worked in partnership with the Connecticut National Guard 14th Civil Support Team, New York National Guard 24th Civil Support Team, and Connecticut Department of Public Health to provide COVID-19 testing to Connecticut Air National Guard personnel. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Steven Tucker)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Carley Dolan, 103rd Medical Group aerospace medical technician, tests a 103rd Airlift Wing Airman for COVID-19 at Bradley Air National Guard Base, East Granby, Connecticut, June 19, 2020. The 103rd Medical Group worked in partnership with the Connecticut National Guard 14th Civil Support Team, New York National Guard 24th Civil Support Team, and Connecticut Department of Public Health to provide COVID-19 testing to Connecticut Air National Guard personnel. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Steven Tucker)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Carley Dolan (right), 103rd Medical Group aerospace medical technician, delivers a COVID-19 testing swab for analysis by civil support team personnel at Bradley Air National Guard Base, East Granby, Connecticut, June 19, 2020. The 103rd Medical Group worked in partnership with the Connecticut National Guard 14th Civil Support Team, New York National Guard 24th Civil Support Team, and Connecticut Department of Public Health to provide COVID-19 testing to Connecticut Air National Guard personnel. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Steven Tucker)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Carley Dolan (right), 103rd Medical Group aerospace medical technician, delivers a COVID-19 testing swab for analysis by civil support team personnel at Bradley Air National Guard Base, East Granby, Connecticut, June 19, 2020. The 103rd Medical Group worked in partnership with the Connecticut National Guard 14th Civil Support Team, New York National Guard 24th Civil Support Team, and Connecticut Department of Public Health to provide COVID-19 testing to Connecticut Air National Guard personnel. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Steven Tucker)

U.S. Army Capt. Justin Copeland, 14th Civil Support Team medical operations officer, prepares COVID-19 testing samples for analysis in the team’s analytical laboratory system vehicle at Bradley Air National Guard Base, East Granby, Connecticut, June 19, 2020. The team worked in partnership with the New York National Guard 24th Civil Support Team, 103rd Medical Group and Connecticut Department of Public Health to provide COVID-19 testing to Connecticut Air National Guard personnel. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Steven Tucker)

U.S. Army Capt. Justin Copeland, 14th Civil Support Team medical operations officer, prepares COVID-19 testing samples for analysis in the team’s analytical laboratory system vehicle at Bradley Air National Guard Base, East Granby, Connecticut, June 19, 2020. The team worked in partnership with the New York National Guard 24th Civil Support Team, 103rd Medical Group and Connecticut Department of Public Health to provide COVID-19 testing to Connecticut Air National Guard personnel. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Steven Tucker)

EAST GRANBY, Conn. --

The Connecticut National Guard 14th Civil Support Team and 103rd Medical Group, New York National Guard 24th Civil Support Team, and Connecticut Department of Public Health worked in partnership to provide COVID-19 testing to Connecticut Air National Guard personnel at Bradley Air National Guard Base, East Granby, Connecticut, June 19, 2020.

Airmen from the 103rd Medical Group tested personnel using nasal swabs provided from the Connecticut Department of Public Health, and civil support team personnel analyzed the samples using their Analytical Laboratory System vehicles. This testing helped the 103rd Airlift Wing evaluate the health of its force and supported the 14th Civil Support Team COVID-19 response mission of providing testing data from locations throughout the state. (U.S. Air National Guard photo story by Staff Sgt. Steven Tucker)