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Press Release
January 09, 2011
Oregon Air National Guard F-15s to Perform Inauguration Flyover in Salem
SALEM, Ore. – The Oregon National Guard will participate in Governor John Kitzhaber's inauguration ceremony at the State Capitol, Jan. 10.

Oregon Air National Guard F-15 fighter jets from the 142nd and 173rd Fighter Wing will perform a fly over above the State Capitol in Salem Monday, at approximately 12:25 p.m.

The Oregon Army National Guard's 2-218 Field Artillery will also conduct a Howitzer salute in front of the Capitol building.

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.