McEntire Conducts Night Training, Residents May Hear Helicopters, Planes

MCENTIRE JOINT NATIONAL GUARD BASE, S.C. (AP)– Residents of central South Carolina may see and hear U.S. Army special operations forces flying aircraft and conducting ground operations as they conduct military training during the nights and early mornings. Col. Nick Gentile (Jin-Teel) of the 169th Fighter Wing at McEntire Joint National Guard Base near Eastover is asking residents to understand…

SC McEntire Air Guard finds second F-16 from mid air Crash

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO) – South Carolina Air National Guard officials continue to investigate a mid air collision of Two F-16 Fighter Jets. Wednesday afternoon Guard Officials announced that the second South Carolina Air National Guard F-16, which crashed during a training exercise, was found around 3:00 p.m. by the Georgia State Patrol with support from the S.C. Civil Air Patrol….