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Blue Angels flyover Jacksonville during ‘America Strong’ tour

The flight saluting health care workers, first responders began at 11:40 a.m.

As it happened: Blue Angels' America Strong flyover saluting Jacksonville heathcare workers

JACKSONVILLE, Va. – The Navy’s elite flying unit flew over the greater Jacksonville area on Friday as part of its flights over different cities across the country to salute health care workers, first responders and other essential workers.

The flyover started right on time at 11:40 a.m. near the beaches and continued for about 20 minutes, according to our sister station, WJXT.

Click here to watch video of the flyover.

“I feel really appreciated that they’re coming over and doing this special flyover for us,” Erika Holmes said standing outside UF Health, where workers held a sign.

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