148th Fighter Wing to Conduct Night Flying
November 2, 2020 (DULUTH, Minnesota) — The 148th Fighter Wing will conduct night flying Monday, November 2, 2020 through Thursday, November 5, 2020. This period of night flying will allow the Wing to conduct flying training and air-to-air refueling utilizing night vision goggles. Night flying is required for pilot proficiency to train for future missions worldwide.
Residents in the local area and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan may hear F-16s taking off, flying and landing during the later afternoon and evening. All F-16s are scheduled to be on the ground by 11:30pm CST.