Commentary: Twenty-eight days to clarity in Black History Month

Staff Sgt. Kristina Overton United States Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — I found out recently that I’m the first U.S. Air Force Thunderbird who is also the daughter of a former Thunderbird. I also … Continue reading

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USAF Thunderbirds release 2014 show schedule

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds have finalized their 2014 show schedule. In its 61st season, the team is slated to perform 66 demonstrations at 34 locations. The flying unit, officially known as the U.S. … Continue reading

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Meet Maj. Tyler Ellison, Thunderbird 7, Operations Officer (2013-2014)

  Major Ellison is in charge of making sure all the parts of the Thunderbirds machine are running smoothly.

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2013 Fitzgerald Banquet / 60th Anniversary Tribute Video

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  I have had the honor of producing videos for the Thunderbirds for more than 2 1/2 years now. This is definitely one of my favorites. To all Thunderbirds, past and present, cheers! -JW

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Meet Capt. Lucas Buckley, Thunderbird 11, Maintenance Officer (2013-2014)

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Capt. Buckley has a lot riding on his shoulders. He is in charge of making sure our jets are well maintained and ready to fly!

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