Look to the sky today for a special salute to Hawaii’s frontline workers

Look to the sky today for a special salute to Hawaii’s frontline workers
Airmen and F-22 Raptor fighter jets arrived at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam over the weekend. (Source: Hawaii Air National Guard)

HONOLULU, Hawaii (HawaiiNewsNow) - There will be a special sight in Hawaii skies on Thursday.

The Hawaii Air National Guard and 15th Wing Active Duty Airmen from Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam will perform a flyover above the state.

They’re set to take off at about 11:20 a.m.

A flight of F-22 Raptors, a C-17 Globemaster and a KC-135 Strato-tanker will pass over the state’s largest hospitals and metropolitan as a salute to Hawaii’s frontline workers and those staying home during the pandemic.

They’ll also fly over Kahuku on Oahu’s North Shore.

Here are the approximate flight times and routes of our Flyover. Hawaii Air National Guard and 15th Wing Active Duty...

Posted by Hawaii Air National Guard on Wednesday, May 13, 2020

Once finished with Oahu, the C-17 will make a pass above Kauai. The KC-135 will move on to complete a route over Molokai, Lanai, Hawaii island and Maui. The F-22 will break off to complete its scheduled training.

If you catch a glimpse of the flyover, share your photos and videos with us on Facebook, with the hashtag #HNN.

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