F-35 night ops scheduled

A 58th Fighter Squadron F-35 Lightning II joint strike fighter soars over the Northwest Florida airspace (Staff Sgt. Joely Santiago, U.S. Air Force)

EGLIN AFB, Fla., Feb. 19, 2021—The 58th Fighter Squadron will conduct night flying operations Feb. 22-25.

This will likely generate additional aircraft noise during nighttime hours, according to a news release from Eglin Air Force Base.

Each day, F-35 Lightning II aircraft will conduct missions between 6:30 and 8 p.m.

Night flying is a requirement for 58th FS training operations.

For more information, please contact the Team Eglin public affairs office at 850-882-3931.

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