The Hawaii Air Nationwide Guard can be internet hosting the Sentry Aloha fighter train Wednesday by way of Aug. 25 with a rise in army plane takeoffs and landings deliberate at Daniel Okay. Inouye Worldwide Airport.
Sentry Aloha is an ongoing sequence of workouts hosted by the Guard’s 154th Wing offering lifelike fight coaching for Air Nationwide Guard, U.S. Air Power, and different Division of Protection providers, the Hawaii Nationwide Guard mentioned.
This iteration of the train will contain roughly 182 personnel and 28 plane from 5 states.
Visiting Air Nationwide Guard individuals embody KC-135 Stratotanker air refueling assist from models out of New Jersey, Washington and Maryland, and F-15 Eagles from the California Air Nationwide Guard.
The visiting plane will participate in simulated fight workouts with F-22 Raptors of the the 199th and nineteenth Fighter Squadrons at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam.
Roughly 12 plane are visiting from the mainland. About two thirds of these are F-15 Eagles from Fresno, Calif., and the remainder are tankers.
The 199th Fighter Squadron is a part of the 154th Wing, the biggest wing in the USA Air Nationwide Guard. The Hawaii Air Nationwide Guard consists of almost 2,500 airmen whose federal mission is to be skilled and out there for energetic obligation Air Power operational missions.