Massachusetts Air Guard Conducting Training Exercises in Lebanon, NH Area

By Joe Gullo

Published 04/29 2014 01:31PM

Updated 04/29 2014 01:40PM

LEBANON, N.H. - The Massachusetts Air National Guard will be conducting training exercises in the Lebanon, NH area Tuesday afternoon. 

A press release says the Air Guard will be conducting a practice scramble of three F-15 eagles from around 4 p.m. to 5 p.m. The areas affected by the exercise will be Lebanon, Plymouth, Woodstock, Haverhill, Lincoln, Benton, Franconia, Lisbon, Woodsville, and Mount Washington.

The training will help pilots deal with airspace restriction violations, hijackings, and responding to unknown aircraft. 

The above communities in New Hampshire may experience increase aircraft activity during the duration of the exercise. 

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