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You can now access the C-SPAN footage of the ceremony held at the National WWII Memorial Here.

You can now access the C-SPAN footage of the flyover held above the National Mall in Washington, D.C. Here.

 

 

 

Here are some photos of the event. If you have photos you want to share with the Commemorative Air Force, please send to media@cafhq.org.

 

 

 

See some of the news stories from Arsenal of Democracy:

 

NATIONAL MEDIA

CNN- Flying along with the WWII anniversary flyover
NBC News –Ride along with 50 vintage planes remembering WWII (Video)
USA Today – Here’s why a flyover in D.C. is such a big deal (Video)
USA Today –WWII vets gather for rare flyover of vintage planes celebrating V-E day (Video)
Fox News- On the Record with Greta VanSustren 
Fox News – VE-Day, 70 years later: A victory just as glorious today (Video)
CBS News- Face The Nation (Video)
GMA News Online – Vintage aircraft fly over Washington to mark World War II’s end
PBS – D.C. opens restricted airspace over national monuments for WWII flyover
National Geographic –  WWII Planes Fly Over the Nation’s Capital  (Video)
The Washington Post – Ahead of World War II flyover, here’s what a flight aboard a B-25 feels like
The Wall Street Journal – Washington’s World War II Plane Flyover Starts at 12:10 P.M.
The New York Times – A Wartime Anniversary for Planes and Memories
The Hill – World War II to be marked with historic flyover

ABC News – World War II-Era Plane Makes Emergency Landing

Voices of America- WWII Era Warplanes Fly Over Washington
US News and World Report- 5 Things You are Too Young to Know About VE Day
 

MILITARY/ GOVERNMENT NEWS

Military Times- US Capitol Marks 70th Anniversary of VE Day
Miliary Times - WWII Technology (Video)
Stars and Stripes – At Culpeper, Va., planes are readied for the big Washington, DC flyover
Stars and Stripes - Vets, nation reflect on end of World War II in Europe
Military.com – Vintage Planes Buzz DC to Commemorate 70th Anniversary of V-E Day
U.S. Air Force News – Nation honors WWII vets on V-E Day anniversary
DoD News –  Area Flyover to Commemorate World War II Victory
AmeriForce- Veterans Gather in Manassas for VE Day
 

AVIATION NEWS

AOPA.org – Pilots prep historic DC overflight
Warbird Radio- Live Coverage of the Event from Downtown DC
AOPA- Arsenal of Democracy Flyover Celebrates VE Day Anniversary
EAA- Arsenal of Democracy to be streamed Live
 

INTERNATIONAL NEWS

BBC News (UK) – Jane O’Brien joined the Commemorative Air Force in Virginia to fly the P-51
CCTV News (China/English)- WWII Aircraft Over DC to Mark 70th Anniversary
Arutz Sheva (Israel) – US: Vintage Flyover to Mark V-E Day in Washington
Libero ( Italy) – Bombardieri e caccia sopra Washington per celebrare fine della II Guerra Mondiale
The Japan Times- American flyovers commemorate end of World War II in Europe
China.org- US Vintage planes Fly Over Capital to Mark WWII Victory
AFPBB.asia (Japan) - Arsenal of Democracy WWII Victory Capitol Flyover
La Tribuna (Honduras) - Aviones de la Segunda Guerra sobrevuelan Washington a 70 años de la derrota nazi
News.21.by (Russian) - In Washington A Parade of Planes from WWII
Taipei Times (Taiwan)- Vintage US Warplanes to Fly Over Washington
All Africa.com (Morocco) - Happy VE Day
Yahoo News (Japan)- Arsenal of Democracy

 

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