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Canadian military aerobatics team to fly over Colorado Springs

Author: Liz Forster, The Gazette - May 11, 2018 - Updated: May 11, 2018

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The Snowbirds parked at Colorado Springs Airport. (Photo courtesy Colorado Springs Airport)

COLORADO SPRINGS — The Snowbirds from the Canadian Forces 431 Air Demonstration Squadron will help celebrate North American Aerospace Defense Command’s 60th anniversary with flyovers Friday and Saturday.

Canada’s military aerobatics team will fly over Peterson Air Force Base at about 2:30 p.m. May 11 and 10:40 a.m. May 12. The team will also fly over Cheyenne Mountain Air Force Station about 3:30 p.m. May 11.

Increased noise will be heard during these times, Peterson Air Force Base said in a release.

The Snowbirds fly CT-114 Tutor jets and are based in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan.

Liz Forster, The Gazette

Liz Forster, The Gazette