F-15 stationed at Kingsley Field (Photo: 173rd Fighter Wing)

Detonations expected at Kingsley Field

F-15 stationed at Kingsley Field (Photo: 173rd Fighter Wing)

Klamath Falls, Ore. – A series of controlled explosions is expected at Kingsley Field in Klamath Falls around noon on Friday.

Members of the 9th Civil Engineer Ordnance Disposal Flight responded to the airfield after a gun jammed during a routine training flight on an F-15 fighter jet Wednesday.

The EOD team took control of the ordinance and will dispose of it between 11:00 a.m. and 12:30 p.m. Friday.

The Klamath Falls Police Department said nearby residents should expect to hear as many as three explosions from the detonations.

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