American Footballers Kick Off New US Flight

Kedleston Road campus 504x257 American Footballers Kick Off New US Flight

Date posted: 17 November 2011

Team Derby's American football team and cheerleading squad were invited to East Midlands Airport to help customers get into the American spirit before embarking on airline Jet 2's maiden flight to New York City this morning (Thursday November 17).

The Derby Braves and Ravens led the party, demonstrating some plays and cheers to Jet 2's excited customers while they enjoyed breakfast bagels and champagne before boarding the early morning flight via a red carpet.

For more information on the USDU Athletics Union's American Football and cheerleading teams visit

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