WATCH: ‘Superman’ spotted flying above Carlsbad Posted 7:15 AM, January 3, 2013, by Brad Luck, Updated at 09:15am, January 3, 2013 TwitterFacebookGooglePinterestLinkedInEmail CARLSBAD, Calif. — It’s a bird! It’s a plane! It’s Superman! Well, sort of. A custom-built, radio-controlled Superman zipped above the Pacific Coast Highway in Carlsbad. Kyle Gough was cycling with a friend when he shot this cellphone video.