Oklahoma Air National Guard Honors Essential Workers With Flyovers

Thursday, April 30th 2020, 7:33 am
By: Emory Bryan, Shannon Rousseau


The Oklahoma Air National Guard will honor essential workers with flyovers all across Green Country Thursday afternoon.

The flyovers will be done above hospitals in the northeastern part of the state, including Tulsa, Owasso, Sapulpa, and Bartlesville.

Four F16 jets will flyover certain hospitals to thank all healthcare workers, first responders, and other essential personnel on the front lines.

They'll be in 13 different cities between 2 and 3 p.m. Thursday.

If you're in Tulsa, you can see them at OSU Medical Center, Hillcrest Medical Center, and Saint Francis Hospital.

You can also see them in Bartlesville at the Jane Phillips Medical Center, in Okmulgee at the Okmulgee Memorial Hospital, in Sapulpa at Ascension Saint John, Creek National Community Hospital, and at the Bailey Medical Center in Owasso.

The National Guard asks that you follow CDC guidelines by physical distancing and wearing a mask to see one of the flyovers if you're in a public place.

The locations and approximate times for the flyover include:

Bartlesville - 2:11 p.m. (Jane Phillips Medical Center)

Stillwater - 2:24 p.m. (Stillwater Medical Center)

Cushing - 2:27 p.m. (Hillcrest Hospital)

Drumright - 2:29 p.m. (Drumright Regional Hospital)

Stroud - 2:32 p.m. (Stroud Regional Medical Center)

Bristow - 2:34 p.m. (Bristow Medical Center)

Okmulgee - 2:40 p.m. (Okmulgee Memorial Hospital)

Henryetta - 2:42 p.m. (Henryetta Medical Center/Hillcrest Hospital)

Muskogee - 2:49 p.m. (St. Francis Hospital, Cornerstone Specialty Hospital, Montgomery VA Medical center)

Sapulpa - 2:56 p.m. (Ascension St. John, Creek Nation Community Hospital)

Tulsa - 

  1. OSU Medical Center - 2:58 p.m.
  2. St. John's Medical Center/Hillcrest Medical Center - 2:59 p.m.
  3. St Francis Hospital, Main - 3:00 p.m.
  4. St. Francis Hospital/Hillcrest Hospital, South - 3:01 p.m.
  5. St. John's Medical Center, Broken Arrow - 3:02 p.m.

Owasso - 3:04 p.m. (Bailey Medical Center)