Air defense exercises conducted over some parts of the state

Posted October 17, 2012 3:50 pm | Filed under State/Regional News

The South Carolina Air National Guard is conducting air defense exercises Thursday near Anderson, Florence, and Greer. Guard spokesman Staff Master Sgt. Edward Snyder explains that the exercises are to ensure protection against airborne attacks. “Basically it’s our practice for the alert mission, homeland defense mission in the eastern corridor. The purpose of the exercise, obviously, […]