Kaneohe Residents Expected to Hear Increased Air Activity

KANEOHE (KHNL) -- Residents living in or near Kaneohe Bay may notice an increase in noise levels starting Thursday.

A group of eight U.S. Navy Super Hornet jets from Air Test and Evaluation Squadron Nine will conduct flight operations at Marine Corps Air Facility.

The Super Hornet jets will work with the Hawaii Air National Guard's 199th Fighter Squadron to test the Navy's newest fighter aircraft technologies in an over-water tactical environment.

The Hawaii Air National Guard will also conduct operations in and out of the facility throughout the testing period.

The flight operations will be held from 8:00 a.m. Thursday, January 24 to 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, February 20.