Ebene News – CA – Snowbirds jets return to Kamloops for brief overflight, pit stop en route to Vancouver Island – Kamloops News

The Canadian Forces Snowbirds made a brief return to the skies over the tournament capital on Tuesday, flying over the city before stopping at Fulton Field en route to Vancouver Island

Last year, the Snowbirds were stranded in Kamloops for months after one of the squadron’s jets crashed at Brocklehurst on May 17, 2020, killing Capt Jenn Casey and injuring a pilot

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“While the team is happy to have the opportunity to stop in Kamloops again, the stop is also bittersweet as it reminds us of our huge loss last year,” reads we in a Snowbirds press release published Tuesday afternoon

“Capt Casey’s inspirational legacy will continue to be honored by his team and throughout our 2021 season”

Snowbirds, Kamloops

Ebene News – CA – Snowbirds jets return to Kamloops for brief overflight, pit stop en route to Vancouver Island – Kamloops News

Source: https://www.castanet.net/news/Kamloops/332931/Snowbirds-jets-return-to-Kamloops-for-brief-flyover-pit-stop-en-route-to-Vancouver-Island