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Flyovers saluting healthcare workers in Nebraska on Monday

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Posted at 8:54 PM, May 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-17 21:54:09-04

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — You'll want to look up to the sky on Monday because the Nebraska National Guard will conduct the rescheduled flyovers saluting healthcare workers.

The flyovers were postponed earlier this month due to cloudy conditions.

The revised flight plan now includes more than 30 Nebraska hospitals in communities across the state.

A 155th Air Refueling Wing KC-135 Stratotanker will fly above the healthcare facilities between 8 a.m. and 3 p.m.

Here are the flyover times set for the Omaha-area and Eastern Nebraska (times may vary by 10 minutes):

CHI Health St. Mary's, Nebraska City: 10:10 a.m.
-Bellevue Medical Center, Bellevue: 10:19 a.m.
-CHI Health Midlands, Papillion: 10:21 a.m.
-CHI Health Lakeside, Omaha: 10:24 a.m.
-Methodist Hospital and Children's Hospital, Omaha: 10:26 a.m.
-University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha: 10:27 a.m.
-VA Medical Center, Omaha: 10:29 a.m.
-Bergan Mercy Medical Center, Omaha: 10:30 a.m.
-Methodist Fremont Health, Fremont: 10:37 a.m.
-CHI Health, Schuyler: 11:09 a.m.

The flyovers are to honor healthcare professionals and all Nebraskans responding to the covid-19 pandemic. Nebraska National Guard says anyone working in and living around these facilities should have no problem seeing or hearing the aircraft.

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