Air Force To Conduct Low Altitude Flights In Custer Area Wednesday

March 11, 2017

A T-38 Talon from Whiteman Air Force Base, Missouri, and B-1 bombers
from Ellsworth Air Force Base will conduct low-altitude flights from
approximately noon to 3 p.m., April 12, 2017.

Residents living in and near the Mount Rushmore National Memorial, Crazy
Horse Memorial, Keystone, Hill City, Spearfish, Belle Fourche, Devils Tower
Monument, Rapid City and Box Elder should expect low-flying aircraft and
could experience an increased noise level related to the flyovers.
As a reminder, pilots should thoroughly review the Federal Aviation
Administration’s Notices to Airmen, or NOTAMs, and review flight plans to
avoid these areas and altitudes where aircraft will be participating. This
can be done by calling 1-800-WXBRIEF, or online at

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