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November 07, 2008
Veterans' Day flyovers from Kingsley Field
 
KLAMATH FALLS, Ore. – The Oregon Air National Guard will salute America's fallen heroes and veterans with flyovers for various ceremonies at locations throughout Oregon and Northern California. The 173rd Fighter Wing, based in Klamath Falls, will launch F-15 Eagle fighter jets for flyovers at the following times and locations:

Tuesday, November 11th, 2008.

11:00 a.m. Veterans Park, Klamath Falls, Ore.
11:10 a.m. Tulelake, Calif.
11:20 a.m. Central Point, Ore.
11:30 a.m. VA Facility, White City, Ore.
11:40 a.m. Parade, Roseburg, Ore.
11:55 a.m. North Bend, Ore.

All passes will be approximately 1,000 feet above ground level and 350 knots airspeed. Flights could be cancelled or times changed due to inclement weather or operational contingencies.
The Oregon Air National Guard has been an integral part of the nation's air defense since 1941. The 173rd Fighter Wing remains a premier F-15 pilot training facility in the United States.
 
 
Contact Info:
 
Captain Stephen Bomar
Deputy Public Affairs Officer
Oregon Military Department
503-584-3885