There’s a snit in the air today as information about the Super Bowl flyover of 4 Navy F-18 fighters become public knowledge. There are a few troublesome facts emerging. Apparently the Navy acknowledges a fuel cost of about $110,000 for flying the jets from
One wonders why jets from
Of course, one obvious question would be to ask why do it at all when the stadium roof was closed due to snow and icy weather. Some defenders are already responding to that one with statements that the flyover wasn’t done for the folks in the stadium, it was done for the 100+ million TV audience.
Well, be that as it may, there are some legitimate questions that need to be answered about this decision.