West Point cadets begin annual summer training exercises

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The U.S. Military Academy says people living nearby can expect to occasionally hear helicopters and artillery fire now through mid-August. The U.S. Military Academy says people living nearby can expect to occasionally hear helicopters and artillery fire now through mid-August.
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Annual summer training exercises are underway for West Point cadets.

The U.S. Military Academy says people living nearby can expect to occasionally hear helicopters and artillery fire now through mid-August.

Cadets will be training in a number of areas, including infantry operations and survival skills. 

West Point says noise levels will be sporadic with increased activity during air assault school in June and during specialized training operations in July.

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