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KUUU - Newport - Additional Remarks

Graeme S 5 months ago 0

Source RI Air National Guard 143rd Airlift Wing briefing to local pilots 2/28/20

Intense military training by C-130's operating at between 400ft and 1000ft MSL is conducted just to the west of KUUU - Newport with C-130's - Call Signs 'RHODY' - flying north and south in the bay before turning into KOQU - Quonset just to the west of KUUU - Newport.  Check NOTAMS for KOQU for times of exercises.  All pilots approaching from the west and south are strongly encouraged to "Squawk and talk" with Providence Approach to obtain advisories and to assist with separation.