Watch Blue Angels, Thunderbirds fly over Baltimore, DC and Atlanta in salute to frontline COVID-19 responders

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The Air Force Thunderbirds and Navy Blue Angel demonstration teams roared through the skies over Baltimore, Washington D.C. and Atlanta today.

UNITED STATES – MAY 2: The Navy’s Blue Angels, and the Air Force’s Thunderbirds conduct a flyover of Washington, D.C., to honor essential workers and health care providers who are confronting the COVID-19 pandemic on Saturday, May 2, 2020. (Photo By Bill Clark/CQ Roll Call via AP Images)

The joint effort from the Navy and the Air Force is part of multiple flyovers across the nation called America Strong — a “collaborative salute” to honor healthcare workers, first responders, and other essential workers as they combat COVID-19.

The flyovers took these routes.

It began in Baltimore shortly before noon.

— Stew Neifert (@sjneif) May 2, 2020

And then over Washington D.C.

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Literally the perfect day in DC for a flyover 🇺🇸 #USA #BlueAngels #Thunderbirds pic.twitter.com/WFvbuaVJ3i

— Aaron Bryant (@ajbry) May 2, 2020

And ended up over Atlanta.

#blueangel #Thunderbirds #Atlanta what a great experience for this flyover. pic.twitter.com/6Giyj1MSoy

— Jay Litton (@JayLitton) May 2, 2020

Future destinations are unknown at this time.

A spokesperson for America Strong said no information was being released concerning future flyovers.

But for more information, check out the organization’s website.

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