Department of National Defence

Department of National Defence

June 08, 2016 07:00 ET

RCAF CF-188 Hornets to Flyby at the Montreal Grand Prix

BAGOTVILLE, QUÉBEC--(Marketwired - June 8, 2016) - National Defence

Two Royal Canadian Air Force CF-188 Hornets will conduct a flyby over the Montreal Grand Prix site at around 13:47 p.m. Sunday, June 12, 2016.

The aircraft will fly over the Gilles Villeneuve circuit (Jean Drapeau Park) at an altitude no lower than 500 feet above the highest point of their route before resuming a higher flying altitude for their return trip to 3 Wing Bagotville.

Flybys are carefully planned and closely controlled to ensure public safety at all times.

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Contact Information

  • Public affairs office
    3 Wing Bagotville
    Department of National Defence
    418-677-4000 ext: 7277 or 4145