Military training flights in the nation’s capital to enhance military response capability
The Joint Force Headquarters – National Capital Region, in coordination with the Federal Aviation Administration and multiple interagency partners, will conduct a military training exercise, Monday, June 19 in the Washington, D.C. area.
As part of this military training exercise, the U.S. Army and U.S. Air Force will conduct multiple flights with UH-60L “Black Hawk” and UH-1 “Huey” aircrafts operating between 200 – 1,000 feet above ground level throughout the day.
The exercise is intended to continue the collaboration efforts between DOD and interagency partners, promote emergency preparedness and will refine and improve the military’s ability to respond to natural and manmade disasters.
For more information on this training exercise, contact Col. Amanda Azubuike or Ms. Shaunteh D. Kelly at the U.S. Army Military District of Washington Public Affairs office 202-685-4645.