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06/12/19
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Road America gets a proper flyover
Road America gets a proper flyover
Road America gets a proper flyover
Road America proudly welcomes the 25th Flying Training Squadron, 71st Flying Training Wing for a military flyover during the pre-race ceremonies for the NTT IndyCar Series REV Group Grand Prix presented by American Medical Response on June 23. The squadron based out of Vance AFB, in Enid, Okla., will pilot four T-38's across the sky to honor our country and pay tribute to America's first responders during the National Anthem.

"The flyover is one of the most memorable moments of race weekend, and we are honored to welcome the 25th Flying Training Squadron, 71st Flying Training Wing," said Road America President and General Manager, Mike Kertscher. "We are grateful to the service members who serve in our military, and we look forward to welcoming these brave pilots as we pay tribute to America's first responders."

In addition to honoring our country and the military during pre-race ceremonies, all first responders including police, fire and EMS receive FREE access for the entire NTT IndyCar Series REV Group Grand Prix presented by American Medical Response Weekend by showing proof of active status at the gate in the form of a department issued ID, badge, copies of certifications or an active roster copy from their department on department letterhead.

Led by the NTT IndyCar Series, the weekend also features the Road to Indy Presented by Cooper Tires including doubleheader rounds for Indy Lights, Indy Pro 2000 and USF2000. Sanctioned by IndyCar, the Road to Indy develops the stars of tomorrow with several drivers on the NTT IndyCar Series grid as graduates. Additional series' in competition include the Blue Marble Cocktails Radical Cup and the Battery Tender Global Mazda MX-5 Cup. 

Fans have three quick, convenient methods to buy tickets:

Online: Visit www.roadamerica.com  Tickets are available 24 hours a day, seven days per week. Print your tickets at home and save time.

Phone: Call 800-365-RACE or 920-892-4576 between 8 a.m.-5 p.m. (CT) Monday through Friday.

In Person: Visit the Main Gate off of State Highway 67 

Anyone 16-years-old and under are always FREE with a paying adult at the gate. Any student can show their ID at the gate and get $10 off the ticket price.

Gates will open to the public each day at 7 a.m.

All races will run rain or shine. 

A tentative event schedule is available online at www.roadamerica.com   

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