Who were the pilots who did the flyover at the Old-Fashioned Christmas Parade?
The planes are members of the Stuber Gunslinger Squadron. The formation flight team is made up of acrobatic sport planes flown by former military members, airplane transport and other professional pilots from northeast Kansas. The flight leader is Al Stuber, a retired Navy pilot based in Lawrence. Other pilots who participated in the Christmas Parade flyover were Pat Lee of Kansas City, Kan., Bruce Meacham and Bill Cary of Kansas City, Mo., Steve Stucky, a retired Air Force pilot from Topeka, and Mark Sand of Fort Leavenworth. While only six flew over the parade, the squadron has 24 members who fly together when their schedules allow.