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166th Airlift Wing to conduct mass training exercise

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  • 166th Airlift Wing Public Affairs


The 166th Airlift Wing, Delaware Air National Guard, will be conducting an exercise this Sunday, March 8, 2020, between 8 a.m. and 4 p.m.

Members of the local community may notice out-of-the-ordinary movements of people or vehicles on base, hear occasional loud noises or witness other activity as part of the exercise scenarios. The public should know this activity is related to our controlled exercise.

This exercise will evaluate the 166th Airlift Wing’s Emergency Management, Antiterrorism, Force Protection Conditions, Fire and Emergency Services, Disaster Preparedness Plans and Public Health programs.

This is a planned training event by the 166th Airlift Wing, Delaware Air National Guard, at the New Castle Air National Guard Base, Del.

If members of the public have any questions or concerns, please call the 166th Airlift Wing Public Affairs Office at (302) 323-3408.


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