Four fighter jets soared above the Bay Area Tuesday morning, paying tribute to the health care workers, first responders and other essential personnel on the front lines of the coronavirus pandemic

The F-15C Eagle fighter jets assigned to the California Air National Guard’s 144th Fighter Wing in Fresno began the flight of appreciation in the Central Valley before flying over Sacramento, the Bay Area and spots along the Central Coast.

Check out the footage below to see the flyover as it happened.

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By Richard Moran

Richard Moran loves to write about sports with the Golden State Online. Before that, he worked as a senior writer at ESPN. Richard grew up in San Diego and graduated from the University of San Diego in 2004, after which he worked as an editor for five years.

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