Contact Us

F-15 to Fly Over Our Area on the 4th of July

142nd Fighter Wing Public Affairs)

The Oregon Air National Guard is scheduled conduct Independence Day flyovers at various locations throughout Washington and Oregon.

F-15 Eagle fighter jets from the 142nd Fighter Wing out of Portland and the 173rd Fighter Wing out of Klamath Falls are scheduled to conduct flyovers at the following community locations and times on Wednesday, July 4, 2012.

142nd Fighter Wing:

  • 10:00 a.m. Fourth of July Parade, Hood River, Ore.
  • 10:15 a.m. Fourth of July Parade, Prineville, Ore.
  • 10:35 a.m. Fourth of July Parade, Hillsboro, Ore.
  • 10:55 a.m. Fourth of July Parade, Camas, Wash.
  • 11:00 a.m. Fourth of July Parade, Sunnyside, Wash.
  • 11:00 a.m. Fourth of July Parade, Cannon Beach, Ore.
  • 11:10 a.m. Fourth of July Parade, Rockaway Beach, Ore.
  • 11:20 a.m. Fourth of July Parade, Neskowin, Ore.
  • 11:35 a.m. Fourth of July Parade, Ridgefield, Wash.
  • 11:35 a.m. Fourth of July Parade, Boardman, Ore.
  • 11:45 p.m. Fourth of July Parade, Longview, Wash.
  • 12:00 p.m. Fourth of July Parade, Monmouth, Ore.
  • 12:30 p.m. Fourth of July Parade, Manzanita, Ore.
  • 12:35 p.m. Fourth of July Parade, Oak Hills, Ore.
  • 1:05 p.m. Fourth of July Parade, White Salmon, Wash.

173rd Fighter Wing:

  • 9:15 a.m. Fourth of July Parade, Central Point, Ore.
  • 10:00 a.m. Chamber of Commerce 4th of July Celebration, Ashland, Ore.
  • 10:00 a.m. Lake of the Woods Independence Day Celebration, Lake of the Woods, Ore.
  • 10:15 a.m. 4th of July Parade and community picnic, Hines, Ore.
  • 10:25 a.m. 4th of July Parade, Yoncalla, Ore.
  • 11:00 a.m. 4th of July Parade, Eagle Point, Ore.
  • 11:00 a.m. July 4th Celebration, Creswell, Ore.

All flyovers will be approximately 1,000 feet above ground level and at approximately 400 mph airspeed. Flights could be cancelled or times changed due to inclement weather or operational contingencies.

The Oregon Air National Guard has been an integral part of the nation’s air defense since 1941. The 142nd Fighter Wing guards the Pacific Northwest skies from Northern California to the Canadian border on 24-hour alert as part of the North American Air Defense system. The 173rd Fighter Wing is home to the premier F-15 pilot training facility in the United States.

More from newstalkkit.com

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account with your Facebook account, just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing profile and VIP program points. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://newstalkkit.com using your Facebook account.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

Register on News Talk KIT quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a Member? Sign Up Here.

Register on News Talk KIT quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!