Air Guard Unsure Of F-35 Noise Level

Officials with the Vermont Air National Guard say they’re not sure how much noisier a new fighter jet that could be based in South Burlington is compared with the planes there now.

Guard Base Under Consideration For F-35s

Vermont’s Air National Guard base is one of 10 national sites under consideration by the U.S. Air Force to receive new fighter jets. These new planes would replace the F-16s currently operated out of the base at Burlington Airport.