The Air Guard’s 180th Fighter Wing, a unit of the Ohio Air National Guard stationed at Toledo Ohio Air National Guard Base, is scheduled to conduct flybys over of Northwest Ohio communities, including Defiance, on Wednesday, May 6 from 1:45 to 2:15 pm, supporting front-line workers and essential personnel in the fight against COVID-19 and an effort to lift the spirits and morale of fellow Ohioans.
Salute Ohio Schedule:
Wed., May 6:
1:45 – 2:15 p.m.
Toledo, Napoleon, Defiance, Archbold, Wauseon, Delta, Swanton
Thurs., May 7:
10:30 – 11:00 a.m. – Cincinnati
1:45 – 2:05 p.m. – Lima, Findlay, Bowling Green
2 – 2:15 p.m. – Sandusky, Fremont
2:15 – 2:20 p.m. – Dayton, Wright-Patterson AFB, Springfield, Springfield ANGB
All flights will be conducted in conjunction with regularly scheduled training missions and are subject to change based on mission needs and/or inclement weather.
For the welfare and safety of all Ohioans, residents are encouraged to observe the flybys from the comfort of their home and avoid congregating in large groups in an effort mitigate the spread of COVID-19.