The following is a press release from Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport Operations:

LUBBOCK, Texas (PRESS RELEASE) — Live fire training is scheduled at the Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport – Aircraft Rescue Fire Fighter (ARFF) Training Facility on Thursday, August 18, 2022 from 7:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

This training will produce smoke and flames that will be visible from the communities surrounding the airport. If a caller wishes to speak with someone at the airport about the training burn, they can contact Airport Operations at (806) 775-2004 (24 hours).

(Press release from the City of Lubbock/Lubbock Preston Smith International Airport Operations)