KINGSLEY FIELD, Ore. – The 173rd Fighter Wing out of Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls, Ore. will conduct Memorial Day flyovers for ceremonies at locations throughout Oregon.
F-15 Eagle fighter jets are scheduled to conduct flyovers at the following community locations at, or around, the designated times on Monday, May 30.
11:00 a.m. Veterans Memorial Park, Klamath Falls, Ore.
11:10 a.m. Eagle Point National Cemetery, Eagle Point, Ore.
11:20 a.m. Brookings Harbor Port, Brookings, Ore.
11:25 a.m. Collier H Buffington Memorial Park, Gold Beach, Ore.
11:40 a.m. Roseburg National Cemetery, Roseburg, Ore.
12:00 p.m. Hillcrest Memorial Gardens, Medford, Ore.
12:05 p.m. Memory Gardens Memorial Park, Medford, Ore.
12:15 p.m. Riverside Park, Grants Pass, Ore.
All passes will be approximately 1,000 feet above ground level and about 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 173rd FW is home to the sole F-15C pilot training facility for the United States Air Force.