NC-Based Air Force Pilot Selected For Demo Team

A North Carolina-based jet pilot has been selected to join the Air Force
Thunderbirds demonstration team.

The Goldsboro News-Argus reports that Capt. Chad Shenk of the
4th Fighter Wing at Seymour Johnson Air Force Base was selected
this week to fly with the team.

The wing uses F-15E Strike Eagles.

The Thunderbirds are based at Nellis Air Force Base, Nevada.

Activated in 1953, the Thunderbirds perform dozens of flights annually in F-16 Fighting Falcons.


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  • by Anonymous on Jun 12, 2009 at 12:52 PM
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