NJ 177th Fighter Wing conducting night training operations (Oct 8 – 11th)

If you hear fighter jets ripping by way of the sky over the subsequent a number of days, that’s the sound of the Jersey-based 177th Fighter Wing conducting night training operations.

The New Jersey Air National Guard issued an alert to residents that the night-flying trainings will run from Tuesday to Friday, and from Oct. 8 to Oct. 11. The 177th Fighter Wing, which incorporates the F16-C Fighting Falcon, is predicated at Atlantic City International Airport in Atlantic County.

“The training flights are designed to assist put together mission-succesful, fight-prepared Airmen and plane for the homeland protection mission and world-broad deployment in assist of U.S. Air Force goals,” the 177th Fighter Wing stated within the announcement.

The 177th Wing’s public affairs workplace didn’t instantly return a request for added details about the timing and variety of plane concerned.