NORAD plans exercise flights over D.C., three states

By the Associated Press
Tuesday, June 22, 2010; 7:42 AM

The North American Aerospace Defense Command is conducting exercise flights over Washington, Baltimore, Richmond, and northern West Virginia to test its response to air threats.

NORAD will conduct multiple exercise flights Tuesday in the early afternoon.

The exercise will include fighter aircraft and general aviation aircraft contracted by the Department of Defense.

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