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      NORAD training flights planned in D.C. region

      TYNDALL AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. (AP) - The North American Aerospace Defense Command says training flights will be held in the Washington area.

      NORAD says aircraft will practice interception and identification procedures between midnight Wednesday and 1:30 a.m. Thursday.

      Civil Air Patrol aircraft, Air Force F-16s and a Coast Guard HH-65 Dolphin helicopter will participate.

      NORAD, based at Peterson Air Force Base, Colo., is a joint U.S.-Canadian command that patrols the skies over North America.