D-M hosts Navy aircraft for training

Release Number: 020119

The 355th Wing will be hosting fourteen F/A-18 Hornets from the U.S. Navy Jan. 22 to Feb. 8.

The U.S. Navy F/A-18 unit will be providing the 354th Fighter Squadron with a significant training opportunity to practice joint integration among multiple aircraft in a high-intensity conflict scenario.

During this time, the aircraft will take off from the installation and transit to the Barry M. Goldwater Range to practice integration with the Close Air Support experts in the 354th Fighter Squadron.

Questions should be directed to the 355th Wing Public Affairs office at (520) 228-3407 or