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Old 10-13-2013, 02:33 PM
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Did I miss something. I was watching the pregame and they never showed the national anthem or the flyover.
I too, turned on the game but, just as I feared, they usually don't show the national anthem unless it's something bigger like the Super Bowl.
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Old 10-13-2013, 03:20 PM
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Default Kansas City Chiefs Flyover Today (13 Oct 2013)

Today 49 aircraft, mostly RV's will attempt a record flight over the KC Chiefs football game. Here is a link to the news report. I am sure it will appear on one of the news channels later this evening.

http://fox4kc.com/2013/10/12/pilots-...whead-stadium/


Here is a link to the actual event flyover

http://www.arrowheadpride.com/2013/1...vs-chiefs-2013
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Old 10-13-2013, 03:21 PM
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http://m.kmbc.com/news/images-pilots...3/-/index.html

More pics from KMBC.
Amazin, more polish.

Great job.
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Old 10-13-2013, 04:19 PM
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Really really cool!
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Old 10-13-2013, 04:20 PM
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I took my daughter up for her first flight in 225WD this morning. I heard the flight check in with Lee's Summit unicom as they were returning from the flyover. Pretty impressive to check in with a flight of 49.

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Old 10-13-2013, 05:44 PM
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Smile Congratulations!

The pictures are awesome! You guys should be very proud of yourselves. Well done!
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Old 10-13-2013, 06:22 PM
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Nice job guys. Very impressive that a bunch of guys in planes they built can develop the skills to fly 49 planes in formation over a major sporting event and show everyone that we are not all just a bunch of crazy people!

I have never done formation flying and was not really interested I it, but this has sparked something in me that I will look into once I have my 9a finished. Thanks

I lost my mother way to early from breast cancer and anything that can be done to find a cure is a great thing.
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Old 10-13-2013, 06:46 PM
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Incredible.
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Old 10-13-2013, 07:22 PM
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Default Chief's Fly Over

Very Cool...are most of the RVs from KC MO/KS area? How many were actually RV's?

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From Rosie: All were RVs that included a couple of Harmon Rockets. Pilots (both male & female) came from everywhere including Maryland, Nebraska, Kansas (oh yea!), Colorado, Texas, Arizona, Wisconsin, Indiana, Nevada, Washington (state) and California just to name a few states.

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Old 10-13-2013, 07:46 PM
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15 RV's were from the West Coast RaVens
All were RV's but one rocket
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