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Second Black Hawk landed at Hurlburt

Second Black Hawk landed at Hurlburt

The second Black Hawk helicopter involved in Tuesday night’s training mission landed at Hurlburt Field instead of returning to Destin Executive Airport, where both crews took off, according to Louisiana Army National Guard spokesman Col. Pete Schneider. Okaloosa County Airports Director Sunil Harman said Destin Executive Airport was unmanned when the helicopters took off, but staff had […]

Emerald Warrior begins April 28

Emerald Warrior begins April 28

Local residents are used to spotting military aircraft along the Emerald Coast, but starting April 28, they may see some that don’t look too familiar. Air Force Special Operations Command (AFSOC) is hosting Emerald Warrior, an annual joint training exercise, from April 28 through May 9. According to AFSOC, Emerald Warrior includes personnel and equipment […]