Airport schedules emergency drill for Friday

Travelers and visitors at John Wayne Airport may see emergency responders treating victims of a simulated plane crash Friday morning.

Airport officials announced they will be conducting a mandatory drill between 10 a.m. and noon.

Various emergency personnel will be participating, including JWA Operations, Aircraft Rescue and Fire Fighting, and Airport Police Services.

The Federal Aviation Administration requires commercial airports to conduct a full-scale drill every three years, according to the airport announcement.

— Mike Reicher

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