Jul
08
2015
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Tuesday
High 82° / Low 63°
Chance of Rain
Wednesday
High 69° / Low 64°

Articles About Springfield-Beckley Municipal Airport

  • Villagers question rise in airport noise

    The “deafening” and “brain rattling” sensation of an F-16 jet veering near town on a training mission is, some villagers say, an “assault on the nervous system”— an inescapable sensation that “penetrates the body” and sometimes rattles windows.

    Other villagers find the occasional low flyover to be a mere annoyance, or even a curiosity to count with the kids.