B-2 Spirit stealth bomber flyover at Arrowhead Stadium canceled due to inclement weather
By Staff Report, 509th Bomb Wing Public Affairs
/ Published September 10, 2020
WHITEMAN AIR FORCE BASE, Mo. --
A B-2 Spirit stealth bomber flyover, originally scheduled for the National Football League season opener game on Sept.10, 2020, has been canceled due to low cloud cover and poor visibility.
Continuing a long-standing tradition between Team Whiteman and our community partners, the Kansas City Chiefs organization, the B-2 Spirit was slated to open the game featuring the KC Chiefs vs. the Houston Texans with a demonstration of precision air power.
The 509th Bomb Wing continues a strong legacy of partnership and will join future community events soon.
The B-2 Spirit is America’s premier strategic stealth bomber and one of the world’s most advanced aircraft. It is operated by the active-duty 509th Bomb Wing and the Missouri Air National Guard’s 131st Bomb Wing at Whiteman AFB, Missouri, 45 miles east of Kansas City.
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