A New Tradition: 'Operation Airdrop' Set For Memorial Day

Chris Sommer
May 22, 2020 - 11:32 am

DALLAS (KRLD) - Many gave their lives in the fight to keep our nation free.  Others have made the ultimate sacrifice in the ongoing battle against COVID-19.

All those brave Americans will be honored Monday in the inaugural "Operation Airdrop," organized by the Fort Worth-based Airpower Foundation.

Part one of "Operation Airdrop" is scheduled to begin with a skywriting tribute and parachute jump over Fort Worth at noon on Memorial Day.  At 4 p.m. Monday, the tribute will be repeated over Arlington.



KRLD's Chris Sommer talked about "Operation Airdrop" and the Airpower Foundation with Chairman Sid Eppes and Communications Director Bob Vincent...