Posted: Sep 6, 2013 9:30 PM by Lowell Thomas, KOMU 8 Digital Producer
COLUMBIA - An Airport Emergency Drill will take place on Monday, September 9 at 5:00 p.m. at the Columbia Regional Airport.
The drill will simulate the emergency landing and post landing break up of a 50 passenger regional jet. The drill will happen on runway 13 and will not affect normal operations at the airport.
The tri-annual drill is required by the Federal Aviation Administration.