Military seeks restrictions on N.C. wind farm growth.

Military jets will not be able to safely swoop in low for combat training at the Dare County Bombing Range if 30-story wind turbines stand in the way, according to a military report. The Department of Defense seeks to establish a joint land-use study or agreement with eastern North Carolina counties that would limit construction of wind farms in and near flight paths to the range. F-15E Strike Eagle jets out of Seymour Johnson Air Force Base in Wayne County fly thousands of sorties annually to the range.

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