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December 03, 2010
142nd Fighter Wing F-15s to Perform Civil War Game Flyover in Corvallis
 
PORTLAND, Ore. – The Oregon Air National Guard's 142nd Fighter Wing jets will perform fly over for this year's Civil War game held in Corvallis, Or., Saturday, Dec. 4. Seventeen minutes prior to kick off at approximately 12:20, a formation of two F-15C Eagle fighter jets from the 142nd Fighter Wing in Portland, Oregon will fly over Reser Stadium.

The flyover will be approximately 1,000 feet above ground level and 350 miles per hour. The fly over 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 142nd Fighter Wing maintains round-the-clock alert with F-15's from Portland as part of the Western Air Defense System.


Contact Info: For more information, contact Oregon Air National Guard, 142FW Public Affairs at (503)335-4104 or email at 142fw.pa@ang.af.mil.