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Jet Training Schedule - FCLP - OLF and Ault Field - June 11-17 2017

No sleep for Monday through Wednesday…

There has been a change to aircraft carrier-based flight training for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island for Tuesday, June 13, 2017. Aircraft carrier-based flight training is now scheduled late morning to early afternoon. Late afternoon operations for Tuesday are cancelled.

Next week’s scheduled for Coupeville follows below. 

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FCLPS - Navy Jet Training - OLF and Ault Field - April 16-22 2017

Gotta catch up on all those canceled flights due to weather… here comes the backlog.


Schedule: April 16-22 2017

Coupeville carrier operations

Monday, April 17: Late Morning to Mid-Afternoon

Wednesday, April 19: Early Afternoon to Mid-Afternoon

Thursday, April 20: Afternoon to Late Afternoon and  Night to Late Night

Ault Field carrier operations

Tuesday, April 18: Night to Late Night

Friday, April 21: Early Afternoon to Late Afternoon

OLF Schedule March 13-17 2017

Flight Schedule for March 13-17 2017

Aircraft carrier-based flight training for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island is scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., from Wednesday, March 15 through Friday, March 17, 2017 and Ault Field from Monday, March 13 through Wednesday, March 15, 2017. (continue reading…)

Acronyms - OLF and Navy jets

If you’ve been part of, or following the issues surrounding OLF Coupeville, you will have noticed that there are a lot of acronyms, especially when dealing with the military or other government departments.

Here is a handy list of the most common acronyms you are likely to see regarding the Navy Jets and Coupeville OLF.

You can also download it HERE on our website.

AICUZ Air Installation Compatible Use Zones
BASH Bird/wildlife Aircraft Strike Hazard
BRAC Base Realignment And Closure
COER Citizens of Ebey’s Reserve
dB Decibel
DNL Day Night Noise Level
DOD Department of Defense
EA Environmental Assessment
EIS Environmental Impact Statement
FCLP Field Carrier Landing Practice
SEL Single Event Level
FONSI Findings of no Significant Impact
FOIA Freedom of Information Act
NASWI Naval Air Station Whidbey Island
NEPA National Environmental Policy Act
NIOSH National Institute of Occupational Safety and Health
OLF Outlying Field
OLFC Outlying Field Coupeville
OSHA Occupational Safety & Health Administration
SEL(re:noise) Sound Exposure Level
SR20 State Route 20
WHO World Health Organization
Wyle Labs “Leading provider of specialized engineering, professional, scientific and technical services to the federal government.”
NIPTS Noise Induced Permanent Threshold Shift (in hearing)
JGL JGL Acoustics; Jerry G.Little, President

OLF Schedule for Aug 22-25, 2016

Schedule for Aug 22-25, 2016

Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island are scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., from Monday through Thursday, Aug. 22-25, 2016.  Aircraft carrier-based flight training will also occur at Ault Field on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday, Aug. 22, 24 and 25, 2016.

Coupeville carrier operations:

Day                                         Time Frame
Monday, Aug. 22                    Late Afternoon to Mid Evening

Tuesday, Aug. 23                    Late Afternoon to Late Night

Wednesday, Aug. 24              Late Afternoon to Mid Evening

Thursday, Aug. 25                  Late Afternoon to Mid Evening

 

Ault Field carrier operations

Day                                         Time Frame
Monday, Aug. 22                    Late Night

Wednesday, Aug. 24              Late Afternoon to Late Night

Thursday, Aug. 25                  Late Night

OLF Schedule Aug 8-14 2016

OLF Schedule: Aug  8-14 2016: NOTE THE CHANGE.

NAVAL AIR STATION WHIDBEY ISLAND, Wash. – Field Carrier Landing Practice (FCLP) operations for aircraft stationed at NAS Whidbey Island are cancelled at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., for Wednesday, Aug. 10 from mid-afternoon to early evening. Also the late night aircraft carrier-based flight training at Ault Field is cancelled on the same day.

Remaining operations as of 8/9/2016:

Coupeville OLF Field Carrier Landing Practice

Thursday, Aug. 11 – Mid-afternoon to Early Evening

Ault Field carrier operations

Monday, Aug. 8 – Late Afternoon to Early Evening
Tuesday, Aug. 9 – Late Night
Thursday, Aug. 11 – Late Night
Friday, Aug. 12 – Mid-Afternoon

OLF July 11-17, 2016

It’s gonna be a loooooong week.

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Late Night Jet Noise - June 2016

Late daylight means very late night jet noise.

Hope you don’t have any Summer Solstice parties planned…

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May 16-20, 2016 Navy Jets at Coupeville OLF

During the week of May 16-20, 2016:

FCLPs are scheduled to occur at the Outlying Field (OLF) in Coupeville, Wash., on May 17 and 19, 2016.

On Tuesday, May 17, FCLPs at OLF Coupeville are scheduled for late night, and on Thursday, May 19 FCLPs are scheduled from mid-afternoon to early evening.

May 9-13 2016 OLF Jet Training Flight Schedule
Jet training is scheduled at the Coupeville OLF on Wednesday, May 11, for mid to late afternoon.