U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds
The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds will be grounded for this year’s Lauderdale Air Show in April as a result of the federal budget sequester.
There will be almost much traffic on the ground as there will be in the skies over Ft. Lauderdale Beach as tens of thousands are expected to look to the skies Saturday for the first of two days of aerobatic displays with the return of the Ft. Lauderdale Air Show.
CBS4’s Vanessa Borge gets the ride of her life during a ride-along with a member of the elite U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds demonstration team, the headline act at this weekend’s Lauderdale Air Show.
Planes will soar over the skies of Ft. Lauderdale Beach and audiences will be blown away by acrobatic acts at the 2012 Lauderdale Air Show Saturday through Sunday.
In just two weeks, an Air Show returns to Fort Lauderdale Beach for the first time in 5 years and with it comes 300,000 pounds that can break the speed of sound.
After a four year hiatus, organizers of a new air show over Ft. Lauderdale beach have lined up a premier headline act.
On Monday, the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds confirmed that they will perform at the 2012 Lauderdale Air Show on April 28th and 29th.