Wednesday, March 02, 2011

Northeast US: 104th Fighter Wing exercises today

Courtesy of and Ken on the Northeastmilair list:

WESTFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) by Robert Gebo - The 104th Fighter Wing at Barnes Air National Guard Base in Westfield will be performing some scramble exercises on Wednesday, March 2nd. Major Matthew Mutti told 22NEWS that the 104th Fighter Wing will be working within the areas of the Quabbin Reservoir and Berkshire East ski area in Charlemont. Major Mutti said the base's F-15's will be working with the civil air patrol to exercise their responses to aircraft flying in distress.