Vice President Pence thanks Airmen at Thunderbirds hangar

Vice President Mike Pence addresses a crowd of Airmen at a Troop Talk Jan. 11 in front of the Thunderbirds hangar at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.   During his remarks, Pence praised the Armed Forces of the United States of America, hailing them as the “world’s greatest force for good”. (Courtesy Photo)

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. – Vice President Mike Pence spoke to Airmen and their families at Nellis Air Force Base about maintaining readiness, innovation and taking care of the Air Force family in an address Jan. 11 outside the … Continue reading

Walsh assumes command of Thunderbirds squadron

Lt. Col. Kevin Walsh, Thunderbird #1/Commander/Leader, uses hand signals to communicate with his crew chiefs prior to his flight Dec. 20 on Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. Walsh was selected to lead the Thunderbirds squadron for the 2018 show season. As commander/leader he will not only lead the demonstration, but also 130 service members comprising over 28 AFSCs. (U.S. Air Force photo/Tech. Sgt. Christopher Boitz)

Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. — Lt. Col. Kevin Walsh assumed command of the United States Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron during an assumption of command ceremony held at the Thunderbird hangar here Dec. 20. “At this particular point in … Continue reading

Thunderbirds announce 2017 show sites of the year

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NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. — The United States Air Force Thunderbirds announced the military and civilian show sites of the year for the 2017 show season. The Wings Over Pittsburgh Air Show was awarded the Military Air Show Site … Continue reading

Thunderbirds announce Commander/Leader selection

NELLIS AIR FORCE BASE, Nev. – The commander of Air Combat Command, Gen. Mike Holmes, has officially selected the officer who will lead the United States Air Force Thunderbirds for the 2018 demonstration season. Lt. Col. Kevin Walsh will become … Continue reading

Santa visits the Thunderbirds hangar

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