Air Force conducts Phoenix emergency exercise

The Arizona Civil Air Patrol is conducting an exercise featuring a simulated emergency to demonstrate to a U.S. Air Force evaluation team that it is ready to respond to an actual emergency. The CAP said in a statement that 10 single-engine planes, a drone team and a ground search-and-rescue team wer Source: Civil Air Patrol’s … Read moreAir Force conducts Phoenix emergency exercise

Simulated explosions, gunfire part of military training exercise

That’s the word from Armed Forces officials who say personnel are taking part in a three-day exercise running from this morning until Wednesday. You could encounter military members wearing protective gear and carrying weapons on base. Expect the use of emergency response vehicles, there may be simulated explosions and gunfire. Officials say Exercise Wing Dragon … Read moreSimulated explosions, gunfire part of military training exercise

Air Force plans combat exercise, weapons evaluation in Utah

HILL AIR FORCE BASE, Utah (AP) — The U.S. Air Force will conduct a large training exercise and a weapons evaluation in Utah in coming weeks.Hill Air Force Base officials said Saturday that the 388th and 419th fighter wings based at Hill and equipped with F-16 fighters will conduct the simulated combat exercise Tuesday and … Read moreAir Force plans combat exercise, weapons evaluation in Utah