Monday, November 14, 2016

Langley AFB exercise to cause increased air traffic

Langley's 1st Fighter Wing and the Virginia Air National Guard's 192nd Fighter Wing will conduct exercises out of Langley Air Force Base from Monday to Saturday, according to a news release.

There will be increased airfield activity outside of normal hours and round-the-clock flying operations throughout the exercise, the release stated.

The exercise will involve F-22 Raptors and test the 1st Fighter Wing's ability to conduct simulated combat flying in national-level assignments, the release stated.

Traffic at Langley may experience slight delays, according to the release.

Source:  http://www.dailypress.com

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