Thunderbirds Announce 2013 Show Schedule | Aero-News Network
Aero-News Network
RSS icon RSS feed
podcast icon MP3 podcast
Subscribe Aero-News e-mail Newsletter Subscribe

Airborne Unlimited -- Recent Daily Episodes

Episode Date

AMA Drone Report

Airborne-Monday

Airborne-Tuesday

Airborne-Wednesday

Airborne-Thursday

Airborne-Friday

Airborne On ANN

ADR 02.20.17

Airborne 02.20.17

Airborne 02.21.17

Airborne 02.22.17

Airborne 02.23.17

Airborne 02.24.17

Airborne-HD On YouTube

ADR 02.20.17

Airborne 02.20.17

Airborne 02.21.17

Airborne 02.22.17

Airborne 02.23.17

Airborne 02.24.17

Thu, Dec 13, 2012

Thunderbirds Announce 2013 Show Schedule

Will Spend Part Of August And Much of September In Asia

The USAF demonstration team The Thunderbirds has released their 2013 show schedule which includes an extended tour of several Asian countries in the months of August and September.

The sharply choreographed, drill-style ground ceremony kicks off the demonstration by showcasing the attention to detail and esprit de corps that defines our enlisted members. As the jets take to the skies and fly only a few feet from wingtip to wingtip, the crowd gets a glimpse of the awesome skills and capabilities that all fighter pilots must possess. The solo pilots integrate their own loud and proud routine, exhibiting some of the maximum capabilities of the F-16 Fighting Falcon – the Air Force’s premier multi-role fighter jet.

The 2013 show season schedule is as follows:

February

  • 24 Daytona Beach, FL (Daytona 500 NASCAR Race Fly-by only)

March

  • 6 Nellis AFB, NV (COMACC Approval Show)
  • 10 Las Vegas, NV (Kobalt Tools 400 NASCAR Race Fly-by only)
  • 12 Creech AFB, NV (Appreciation Show)
  • 16-17 Luke AFB, AZ
  • 23-24 Titusville, FL

April

  • 6-7 TBD
  • 13-14 Santa Domingo, Dominican Republic
  • 20-21 Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • 27-28 TBD

May

  • 4-5 Joint Base Langley-Eustis, VA
  • 11-12 Martinsburg, WV
  • 18-19 Fairchild AFB, WA
  • 25-26 Wantagh (Jones Beach), NY
  • 29 USAF Academy, CO (Academy Graduation)

June

  • 1-2 Rochester, NY
  • 8 Joint Base Charleston, SC
  • 15-16 Ypsilanti, MI
  • 22-23 Dayton, OH
  • 29-30 Myrtle Beach, SC

July

  • 6-7 Battle Creek, MI
  • 20-21 Kalispell, MT
  • 24 Cheyenne (F. E. Warren AFB), WY
  • 31 Oshkosh, WI

August

  • 3-4 Milwaukee, WI
  • 10-11 Burlington, VT
  • 17-18 Chicago, IL
  • 22  Begin PACAF Tour (Not all dates and/or locations are firm)
  • 24-25 Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, HI
  • 28 Andersen AFB, Guam
  • 31-Sep 1 Clark Field or Subic Bay, Philippines (TBD)

September

  • 5 Bangkok or Chiang Mai, Thailand (TBD)
  • 10 China or Singapore (TBD)
  • 14 Kadena AB, Okinawa, Japan
  • 18 Kunsan AB, Korea
  • 21 Osan AB, Korea
  • 25 Misawa AB, Japan
  • 28 Yokota AB, Japan

October

  • 12-13 Rome, GA
  • 19-20 Cocoa Beach, FL
  • 26-27 Houston, TX

November

  • 2-3 Joint Base San Antonio-Randolph, TX
  • 9-10 Nellis AFB, NV

The Thunderbirds have the privilege and responsibility to perform for people all around the world, displaying the pride, precision and professionalism of American Airmen. In every hour-long demonstration, the team combines years of training and experience with an attitude of excellence to showcase what the Air Force is all about.

FMI: http://afthunderbirds.com

Advertisement

More News

Counting Down! ANN's Infamous April 1st Edition's Just Around The Corner!

Get Your Wacky Ideas In NOW! ANN E-I-C Note: Folks... we gotta warn you... our Annual April 1st Editions are LEGENDARY -- and this WILL be our best April 1st Edition yet. Based on >[...]

Airborne 02.24.17: RV-10 Suit Dismissed, 2016 GA Sales, Red Tail Legacy

Also: Falcon 9 Landing, TFR Busts, Denton Airshow, QF-16, Treasure Coast, 'Fly Safe' Campaign, Juno Mission When the news first came out, in 2015, that Van's Aircraft was sued for >[...]

Aero-News: Quote of the Day (02.26.17)

"This Symposium will provide stakeholders with the opportunity to talk face-to-face with a cross-section of government and industry representatives about regulations, research, and>[...]

TNA Selected As The Exclusive Electric Aircraft Tug Provider For Sun 'n Fun

More Than 5,000 Aircraft Are Expected To Attend Following an agreement with the Sun 'n Fun International Fly-In and Expo, TNA Aviation Technologies announced that the Company has b>[...]

Treasure Coast International Airport Gets $1.5 Million Federal Grant

Will Go Towards Construction Of A New Maintenance Hangar The U.S. Department of Commerce has awarded a $1.5 million AIP grant to Treasure Coast International Airport (KFPR) in Fort>[...]

blog comments powered by Disqus



Advertisement

Advertisement

Podcasts

Advertisement

© 2007 - 2017 Web Development & Design by Pauli Systems, LC