A full-scale emergency exercise will be conducted at the Hays Regional Airport on Wednesday from approximately 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., according to a press release from the city of Hays.

The intent of the exercise is to provide an assessment of the emergency response to an aircraft accident at the Hays Regional Airport.

Many entities within the community will participate in the exercise, including the City of Hays Public Works, Hays Fire Department, Hays Police Department, Ellis County EMS, Ellis County Fire and Emergency Management, and the Sheriff's Department, Kansas Highway Patrol, Hays Aircraft, SkyWest Airlines, Transportation Security Administration, Hays Medical Center, EagleMed and NCK Tech College.