> video is remarkable. How they worked it out with
> Homeland Security, FAA
> and all the other government protectors is even
> more remarkable.
> These are radio-controlled MODEL airplanes. No
> you know the budget cuts have eliminated the
> military flyovers at
> large events. Well, there’s a group of Radio
> Control guys in Kansas
> City who do some formation flying with their own
> planes and decided they’d
> volunteer to pick up the slack. They invited a
> couple of other
> groups to join them and before they knew it they had
> 48 guys with their
> homemade RC airplanes signing up to join
> in. If they had more
> time, they probably would have gotten an even larger
> group as people
> kept joining and a 49th was added near the event. One
> feature of the flyover was the use of pink smoke for
> cancer awareness. The
> folks from the Guinness Book were there and are
> expected to confirm
> it as the largest formation flight ever.
> And to top it off the
> crowd later set the record for the loudest
> gathering at a football
> stadium. Be sure your speakers are turned up.
> Best if watched on
> ‘full screen’.