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Its Your Turn Lancaster, 179th Air Wing Will Flyover on Friday

050504-F-9528H-143 A C-130 Hercules Modular Airborne Firefighting System aircraft takes off for a mission during an annual MAFFS exercise at Donaldson Center Industrial Air Park in Greenville, S.C., on May 4, 2005. The exercise is a one-week annual training and re-certification exercise joining air and ground personnel from the Federal Department of Agriculture's Forest Service, U.S. Air National Guard and U.S. Air Force Reserve units. The exercise involves eight C-130 Hercules aircraft that fly continuous missions dropping water on South Carolina's Sumter National Forest to prepare crews for wild land firefighting missions. The C-130 is assigned to the 153rd Air Lift Squadron, Wyoming Air National Guard in Cheyenne, Wyo. DoD photo by Staff Sgt. Matthew Hannen, U.S. Air Force. (Released)

OHIO – The 179th Airlift Wing will conduct a series of flyovers of cities and hospitals on Friday, May 15th beginning around 11:00am.

“Keep an eye on the sky as #SaluteOhio and honor all our heroes fighting the COVID-19 pandemic,” said the Airlift Wing.

Below is a tentative schedule, which is subject to change +/- a few minutes.
11:00 – Mansfield Lahm Regional Airport
11:02 – Ontario
11:03 – Mansfield
11:04 – Lexington
11:05 – Bellville
11:10 – Mount Vernon
11:19 – Marion
11:22 – Bucyrus
11:43 – Cleveland
11:52 – Akron
11:58 – Canton
11:59 – Massillon
12:05 – New Philadelphia
12:17 – Zanesville
12:26 – Lancaster
12:32 – Newark
12:46 – Ashland
12:51 – Shelby
For the safety of all Ohioans, observe the flybys from home to help mitigate the spread of COVID-19