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  • Comment or attend public hearing on F-35 at Davis-Monthan

    Feb 18, 2020 | Read More News
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    f35 eisThe U.S. Air Force has made available for public review and comment a Draft Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for the proposed Air Force Reserve Command (AFRC) F-35A Mission. The Draft EIS identifies Naval Air Station Fort Worth Joint Reserve Base as the Preferred Alternative with Davis-Monthan Air Force Base (AFB), Homestead Air Reserve Base, and Whiteman AFB as Reasonable Alternatives. The Draft EIS evaluates the potential environmental impacts that could result from the proposed mission and flight operations of AFRC F-35A aircraft.

    You are invited to a public hearing to learn about the AFRC F-35A mission. The Draft EIS is available for you to review at the following public libraries: Eckstrom-Columbus Branch, Murphy-Wilmont, Joel D. Valdez Main, Quincie Douglas, El Pueblo, Sierra Vista Public, Yuma County Main, Douglas Public, and Salazar-Ajo libraries. The Draft EIS is also available on the internet: www.AFRC-F35A-beddown.com.

    The public hearing will be March 10, 2020, at 5 p.m. at the Tucson Convention Center, 260 South Church Avenue. The U.S. Air Force is encouraging everyone to participate in the EIS process by attending the public hearing and providing comments.

    Comments can be submitted via the internet at the website above, via email to HQAFRC.F-35.EIS@us.af.mil, at the public hearing, or sent by U.S. mail to: HQAFRC F-35 EIS, 2261 Hughes Avenue, Suite 155, JBSA Lackland AFB, TX 78236-9853, or by courier to HQAFRC F-35 EIS, 515 S. General McMullen Drive, Suite 155, San Antonio, TX 78226-1710.

    Please submit comments by March 31, 2020.