Schedule released for Independence Day flyovers

ELLSWORTH AIR FORCE BASE, S.D. — The 28th Bomb Wing is scheduled to conduct B-1B flyovers to start off six Independence Day events on July 4.

B 1s Return To Indo Pacific, Conduct Bilateral Training

Residents living in or around the area could experience increased noise levels due to the flyovers, which are allowed as part of approved training missions.

The flyover schedule includes:

  • 10 a.m. – Custer Patriots Parade in Custer, S.D.
  • 10:30 a.m. – Belle Fourche Independence Day Parade in Belle Fourche, S.D.
  • 11:30 a.m. – Gold Camp Jubilee in Lead, S.D.
  • 12:00 p.m. – Piedmont Independence Day Parade in Piedmont, S.D.
  • 12:00 p.m. – Lambert Montana 4th of July Celebration in Lambert, Mont.
  • 12:15 p.m. – Spearfish Independence Day Parade in Spearfish, S.D.

Individuals who witness any of the flyovers are encouraged to share their photos or videos on the Ellsworth Air Force Base Facebook and Instagram pages.


New Fireworks Edit

Categories: Local News