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Helicopters flying around Tri-Valley, any comments?

Original post made by Joan M., Del Prado, on Jun 19, 2007

I've been seeing and hearing helicopters flying around Tri-Valley.
Is it Military training or police? Any comments?

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Posted by Stacey
a resident of Amberwood/Wood Meadows
on Jun 19, 2007 at 11:01 am

Seems like Camps Parks is holding some helicopter training. The noise was rather constant over the weekend. It would be nice to know how long they are going to be doing this for.

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Posted by Anonymous
a resident of another community
on Jun 19, 2007 at 3:38 pm

Maybe there were air shows at the Livermore airport to celebrate Father's Day?

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Posted by Steve
a resident of Vineyard Hills
on Jun 19, 2007 at 11:53 pm

Eighth Annual "Vertical Challenge" Helicopter Show at Hiller Aviation Museum San Carlos, June 16th

Web Link

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Posted by Janet Pelletier
Pleasanton Weekly assistant editor
on Jun 21, 2007 at 11:09 am

Janet Pelletier is a registered user.

Thanks for everyone's comments.

We made some phone calls and found out that Camp Parks Army Reserve Base in Dublin has been conducting medic training for troops.

The training simulates war zone situations and is expected to continue through next week.

In addition to the military training, there have been some fire training sessions at Camp Parks where firefighters set off a controlled burn and practice putting it out. That will also continue next week.

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