The city commission of Valparaiso, Fla., has opted to not endorse the recommendations emerging from the new Pentagon-sponsored joint land use study for nearby Eglin Air Force Base, the Northwest Florida Daily News reported Aug. 12, 2009. The study is meant to harmonize future community growth and development with Eglin’s training and operational missions. However, Valparaiso remains locked in a legal battle with the Air Force over the service’s decision to base F-35s at Eglin for training and the noise associated with those aircraft. Here, an F-35 test aircraft flies over the Grand Canyon.
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An F-35A Lightning II assigned to Hill AFB, Utah,
conducts a training flight with F-16 Fighting Falcons assigned to Kunsan
AB, Republic of Korea, over the city of Gunsan, on Dec. 1, 2017,
in preparation for Vigilant Ace 18.
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