Ellsworth Air Force Base conducting exercise Dec. 13-17

Thumbnail Img 8195ELLSWORTH AIR FORCE BASE, S.D. — Ellsworth Air Force Base will be conducting an exercise December 13-17 that is intended to elevate the ability of the 28th Bomb Wing to respond to an active shooter situation.

Residents on or near the installation may hear announcements over the base’s “giant voice” system and sirens, and see response vehicles during the exercise, and motorists may experience delays entering and exiting the installation during the exercise.

Everyone is asked to please plan on arriving early for appointments and to call in advance to ensure appointments and services are not impacted.

All assigned personnel, dependents and visitors are required to take appropriate actions.

For more information, contact the 28th BW Public Affairs office at (605) 385-5056, or via email at 28bw.public.affairs@us.af.mil.

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