LIA To Take Over West Texas Military Bombing Range - KCBD NewsChannel 11 Lubbock

4/7/04

LIA To Take Over West Texas Military Bombing Range

Lubbock International Airport will soon take over radar control of a military bombing range in West Texas.

Congressman Randy Neugebauer announced the plans on Wednesday for the Lancer Military Operating Area. The Lancer MOA is designated airspace used by the Air Force to conduct bomber training exercises.

Negotiations between the FAA, the Air Force, and Lubbock city leadership, led by Neugebauer agreed to Lubbock as the hub for this plan.

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