The Thunderbirds

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The Thunderbirds are the Air Force's Aerial Demonstration team, performing at airshows, the Superbowl, and other events around the country.

The Thunderbirds Aerial Demonstration team is a group of highly skilled pilots who perform breathtaking aerial maneuvers using the F-16 Fighting Falcon. They are famous world-wide for their precision and excellence in close formation flying, and have been thrilling audiences worldwide for over 60 years.
The team consists of 8 pilots, including 6 demonstration pilots, a narrator, and a support officer. They perform around 70 shows per year, showcasing their skills in various airshows and events across the United States and the world.