National Guard plans flyover of Orlando area hospitals

Florida

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The Florida National Guard’s 125th Fighter Wing flew over Orlando to honor health care workers and first responders for doing their part in the battle against the coronavirus.

The flyover took place around 11:35 a.m. Wednesday and lasted about 15 minutes.

Two F-15Cs passed over a number of hospitals in the area.

The National Guard urged people to view the planes from their homes or workplaces and not to travel to see them. They also urged people to practice social distancing.

The unit is from Jacksonville.

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