Hospital flyover will salute Charlotte coronavirus first responders

  • Source: Charlotte Observer - Metered Site
  • Published: 05/22/2020 12:00 AM

The Bandit Flight Team, a group of veteran pilots who fly in formation, will fly over several Charlotte-area hospitals Friday evening to salute coronavirus first responders. The team will fly on this schedule Friday, according to its Facebook page: 6:11 p.m.: Atrium Health Pineville; 6:15: Atrium Health’s Carolinas Medical Center; 6:17: Novant Health Presbyterian Medical Center and Atrium Health Mercy; 6:23: Novant Health Mint Hill; 6:27: Atrium Health University City; 6:31: Novant Health Huntersville; and 6:35: Lake Norman Regional. The flyover was initially scheduled for Thursday but moved to Friday because of the weather. The Raleigh-based team flies homebuilt acrobatic planes and vintage military trainers, according to the team’s website.


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