180th pilots to conduct night training flights


The 180th Fighter Wing of the Ohio Air National Guard will conduct night training flights beginning today and running through Thursday, March 7.

Area residents may see or hear F-16 fighter jets taking off and landing until about 9 p.m., Monday through Thursday each of the next two weeks.

Training flights normally take place during daylight hours, but F-16 pilots and maintenance personnel are required to conduct night operations as part of their training.