F-15s scheduled to fly over Mass. Monday in honor of Memorial Day

The flyovers are set to take off from the Cape around 11:30 a.m. and continue across the state.

Massachusetts National Guard 104th Fighter Wing Flyover Boston, Massachusetts in show of support during COVID-19 pandemic on May 6.
Massachusetts National Guard 104th Fighter Wing Flyover Boston, Massachusetts in show of support during COVID-19 pandemic on May 6. –David L Ryan/Globe Staff

F-15 Eagle aircrafts from the 104th Fighter Wing of the Massachusetts Air National Guard will soar across the state this Memorial Day in remembrance of those who died defending the country. 

“Memorial Day is a day to remind us of the sacrifices Americans are willing to make to protect others,” Col. Tom Bladen, 104th Fighter Wing Vice Commander, said in a statement. “These Memorial Day flyovers are a tribute in honor of those who have died serving our great nation and protecting our American way of life.”

The flyovers will start on the Cape, and end in Connecticut. 

Here’s where and when to look up:

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Bourne National Cemetery, Bourne – 11:30 to 11:40 a.m.

Fallen Heroes Memorial, Boston Seaport – 11:40 to 11:50 a.m.

Fisher House of Boston VA Medical Center, West Roxbury – 11:50 a.m. to noon

Norfolk – 11:50 a.m. to noon

Grafton – 11:50 a.m. to noon

MA Veterans Memorial Cemetery, Agawam – noon to 12:10 p.m.

Ludlow – noon to 12:10 p.m.

Hadley – 12:10 to 12:20 p.m.

Florence – 12:10 to 12:20 p.m.

Cheshire – 12:20 to 12:30 p.m.

Lenox – 12:20 to 12:30 p.m.

Naugatuck, Connecticut – 12:30 to 12:40 p.m.

Kent, Connecticut – 12:40 to 12:50 p.m.

Below, watch a video clip of the last flyover conducted in Mass. on May 6 as a tribute to those working on the front lines.


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