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Oregon Field Guide

Air National Guard Flyovers

Jet pilots need constant training to maintain their edge in the cockpit. Oregon’s more remote areas offer the pilots of the Air National Guard a good place to practice their more dangerous moves. Now there is growing concern about the impact on wildlife and the environment from more than 4500 training flights per year.

First Broadcast: 2000
Producer: Jim Newman

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Air National Guard Flyovers; Ballooning

Oregon Field Guide: Episode #1109