Captain Alexander Goldfein is the right wing pilot for the U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron, flying the No. 3 jet. During high school, he participated in swimming, snowboarding, running and JROTC. He entered the Air Force in 2005 as a graduate of the U.S. Air Force Academy. Before joining the team, Captain Goldfein served as a F-15C Mission Commander and Assistant Director of Operations Kadena Air Base in Japan. He has logged more than 1,980 flight hours in the F-15C, F-16C/D and T-6A aircraft. Captain Goldfein is in his first season with the team and hails from Fairfax Station, Va.