Tuesday, April 12, 2011
Norad Flight Exercise Planned For National Capital Region
North American Aerospace Defense Command (NORAD) and its geographical
component, the Continental United States NORAD Region (CONR), will
conduct an exercise, Falcon Virgo 11-07, beginning midnight Tuesday into
early Wednesday morning in the National Capital Region, Washington, D.C.
and Frederick County, Md.
Flights in the National Capital Region are scheduled to take place
between midnight Tuesday and 2 a.m. Wednesday morning. Flights in the
Frederick County, Md., area are scheduled to take place between 4:10
a.m.and 5 a.m. Wednesday morning.
In the event of inclement weather, the exercise will take place the next
day until all training requirements are met.
For more information on Falcon Virgo exercises, please contact CONR
Public Affairs at 850-283-8080, or the NORAD Public Affairs Office at
U.S. Department of Defense
Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Public Affairs)
Posted by Steve Douglass at 9:25 AM