|From:||Lenny Siegel <email@example.com>|
|Date:||Tue, 13 Mar 2012 15:01:10 -0700 (PDT)|
|Subject:||[CPEO-MEF] ENCROACHMENT: Fairchild Air Force Base (WA) crash zone|
Homes' future up in the air Airway Heights likes growth, but won't risk losing Fairchild Mike Prager Spokane Spokesman-Review (WA) March 13, 2012From the deck of her manufactured home in Airway Heights, Sharron Patton looks up to see big military jets gliding down to Fairchild Air Force Base about two miles away.
This is the crash zone, but the noise and risk don’t bother her. "I find it comforting," she said of the military might the planes represent.
Patton and hundreds of her neighbors are living in what the Air Force calls "accident potential zone 2," a place the Air Force would prefer had a lower concentration of people for safety reasons.
... For the entire article, see http://www.spokesman.com/stories/2012/mar/13/homes-future-up-in-the-air/ -- Lenny Siegel Executive Director, Center for Public Environmental Oversight a project of the Pacific Studies Center 278-A Hope St., Mountain View, CA 94041 Voice: 650/961-8918 or 650/969-1545 Fax: 650/961-8918 <firstname.lastname@example.org> http://www.cpeo.org _______________________________________________ Military mailing list Military@lists.cpeo.org http://lists.cpeo.org/listinfo.cgi/military-cpeo.org
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