Bismarck-based N.D. Army National Guard alerted for possible mobilization

BISMARCK, N.D. - A North Dakota Army National Guard unit has been alerted for possible mobilization.

The Bismarck-based Detachment 7, Company C, second Battalion, 245th Aviation Regiment, Operational Airlift Support would deploy to the Horn of Africa next summer.

The unit is a small one; four out of five members were alerted, all pilots.

Their mission would be to transport cargo and personnel in support of Central Command.