Two RCAF fighter jets to conduct flypast of memorial service for Sergeant Andrew Harnett

Calgary, Alberta – Two Royal Canadian Air Force CF-18 Hornets from 410 Squadron at 4 Wing Cold Lake, Alta. will conduct a flypast of the memorial service for Calgary Police Service officer, Sergeant Andrew Harnett, in Calgary, on January 9, 2021. The flypast will take place over the Calgary Police Service Headquarters, located at 5111 47th Street NE, at approximately 3 p.m. MST.

Sgt. Andrew Harnett, 37, joined the Calgary Police Service 12 years ago, after serving as a military police officer.
(CPS) Sgt. Andrew Harnett, 37, joined the Calgary Police Service 12 years ago, after serving as a military police officer.

Through this flypast, the Royal Canadian Air Force will pay respects to Sgt. Harnett, and honour his service and sacrifice in protecting Canadians and the citizens of Calgary, both as a member of the Calgary Police Service and as a former member of the military police in the Canadian Armed Forces.

The aircraft will fly over the memorial service at an altitude no lower than 500 feet above the highest obstacle on their route. Flypasts conducted by Royal Canadian Air Force aircraft are carefully planned and closely controlled for public safety, and are dependent upon weather and flying conditions. The flypast is being conducted in conjunction with scheduled training.

Sent on behalf of the National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces



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