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Blackhawk helicopters to use Rec Center field for ROTC training

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Three Army Blackhawk helicopters will use the Student Recreation Center grass field on the Evansdale Campus for drills with WVU ROTC cadets Friday, April 16. During the drill, cadets will be picked up at the Rec Center, flown to Camp Dawson and returned to the Rec Center. A ground crew will be on the field at all times to ensure pedestrians do not get in the way of takeoffs and landings.

The schedule is:

  • 8 a.m., Wheels down on Rec Center field

  • 8:10 a.m., Wheels up

  • 8:30 a.m., Wheels down at Camp Dawson

  • 8:40 a.m., Wheels up

  • 9 a.m., Wheels down at Rec Center field

  • 9:10 a.m., Wheels up