You might see or hear F-16 fighter jets at night this week ✈️
Posted: May 2, 2021 2:03 PM CDT
MADISON, Wis. (CBS 58) -- You might see or hear F-16 fighter jets at night this week - but don't fret!
The 115th Fighter Wing of the Wisconsin Air National Guard will be conducting evening training flights Monday, May 3 through Thursday, May 6.
Officials say area residents may see or hear the jets taking off or landing around 10 p.m.
Training flights normally take place during daylight hours, but officials say pilots and maintenance personnel are required to conduct nighttime operations as part of their overall readiness.
According to the Wisconsin Department of Military Affairs, pilots will follow flight paths designed to minimize noise to area residents.