USAFADS announces 2015 officer selections

Staff report NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — General Mike Hostage III, commander of Air Combat Command, has officially released the names of the officers who will be joining the U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron later this year, to … Continue reading

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Thunderbirds perform 2,000th F-16 demonstration

By Tech. Sgt. Jake Richmond U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds public affairs   NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. – At a recent air show hosted by Columbus AFB, Miss., the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds performed their 2,000th official demonstration in the … Continue reading

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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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