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Dobbins plans flyover this week to honor Georgia frontline healthcare workers

A map showing the approximate locations for the flyover honoring Georgia health care workers, first responders and essential workers for their efforts during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The C-130 flyover will begin in Marietta, before going to Kennesaw, Canton, Jasper, Dalton, Rome, Cartersville, Hiram. (U.S. Air Force graphic/Andrew Park)

A map showing the approximate locations for the flyover honoring Georgia health care workers, first responders and essential workers for their efforts during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. The C-130 flyover will begin in Marietta, before going to Kennesaw, Canton, Jasper, Dalton, Rome, Cartersville, Hiram. (U.S. Air Force graphic/Andrew Park)

DOBBINS AIR RESERVE BASE, Ga. – The Air Force Reserve's 94th Airlift Wing plans to fly its C-130H3 Hercules aircraft over North Georgia hospitals Thursday afternoon, beginning at 6 p.m. to salute health care workers, first responders and essential workers for their efforts during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic. 

 

North Georgia residents will be able to see the flyover from the safety of their homes and should maintain all social distancing guidelines.

 

The C-130 flyover will begin in Marietta, before going to Kennesaw, Canton, Jasper, Dalton, Rome, Cartersville, Hiram.

 

Here is the approximate schedule for the C-130 flyover:

 

6:00 p.m.: Depart Dobbins Air Reserve Base

 

6:00 - 6:03 p.m.: Kennestone, Kennesaw

 

6:05 - 6:08 p.m.: Northside Cherokee, Canton     

 

6:09 - 6:12 p.m.: Piedmont Mountainside, Jasper 

 

6:19 - 6:22 p.m.: Hamilton Medical Center, Dalton 

 

6:26 - 6:29 p.m.: Redmond Regional Medical Center, Rome

 

6:27 - 6:30 p.m.: Floyd Medical Center, Rome

 

6:34 - 6:37 p.m.: Cartersville Medical Center, Cartersville

 

6:38 - 6:41 p.m.: Wellstar Paulding, Hiram 

 

 

For more information, contact Dobbins ARB Public Affairs: 678-655-5055 or 94aw.pa@us.af.mil