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Shaw Air Base pilots train in late night flights

...training.The flights by the F-16 pilots begin Monday and are taking place so that they can train with special night vision equipment.Air Force officials say the pilots also will practice tactics that help them learn how to maneuver in the dark...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-04-12/shaw-air-base-pilots-train-l
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Saxon to plead guilty for soldier impersonation

...wearing a combat uniform and carrying a bag containing an anti-personnel mine, flash-bang grenades and night-vision equipment. Saxon hasn't served in the military since he was discharged from the Florida National Guard in 1994, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2011-01-04/saxon-plead-guilty-soldier-i
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Fort Discovery visitors give pupils hands-on experiences at forum

...Staff Sgt. Helena Buchanan and Staff Sgt. Vadrekaus O'Neal, from Fort Gordon, brought several pieces of night-vision equipment. Pupils were allowed to look through them and ask questions about how the equipment works. "It's exciting...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/richmond-neighbors/2007-03-01/fort-discovery-v
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F-16s start night flights over SC

...continue through Thursday evening starting from the base outside Sumter.The flights allow the pilots to train with night vision equipment and practice specific tactics to help them survive during combat.The fighter jets have specific areas within...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-06-01/f-16s-start-night-flights-ov
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SC Air Force base warns of nighttime jet noise

...conflict with commercial airlines.The night time exercises give the pilots the opportunity to train with their night vision equipment.Officials say the exercises continue through Friday.The F-16 jets, dubbed Fighting Falcons, are used to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-09-15/sc-air-force-base-warns-nigh
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Forest officer's death investigated after shooter says he mistook man for coyote

...Norman Clinton Hale, 40, of McDonough, Ga., was hunting coyotes with a high-powered rifle equipped with night-vision equipment. He was accompanied by Clifford Allen McGouirk, 41, of Jackson, Ga., authorities said.According to their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2010-03-08/forest-officers-death-investi
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Fatal shooting of Ga. game officer under investigation

...Norman Clinton Hale, 40, of McDonough, Ga., was hunting coyotes with a high-powered rifle equipped with night-vision equipment. He was accompanied by another man, Clifford Allen McGouirk, 41, of Jackson, Ga., authorities said.According...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2010-03-08/fatal-shooting-ga-game-offic
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Saxon's troubled past emerges

...night-vision device.Authorities found Saxon was in possession of a Kevlar helmet, outfitted with a mount for night-vision equipment, a silencer compatible with his rifle, nearly 1,400 rounds of ammunition for the gun and 17 magazines, eight...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2010-06-30/saxons-troubled-past-e
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Dinosaurlike creature said to roam Africa

...Gabon coast. Why not a pygmy dinosaur that has adapted to life in a seasonally inundated swamp?" Equipped with night vision equipment, a helicopter, sonar equipment and pygmy trackers, Mr. Gibbons' team will spend six weeks interviewing witnesses...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/05/14/liv_288657.shtml
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Decision on Saxon expected

...intended to do with the weapons in his possession.A search of his home uncovered a Kevlar helmet outfitted for night-vision equipment, nearly 1,400 rounds of 5.56-caliber ammunition, 17 loaded magazines, a Spike's Tactical ST-15 rifle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2010-11-07/decision-saxon-expecte
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