Thunderbirds soar for Class of 2009

From Staff Reports   Mission The U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron, the Thunderbirds, performs precision aerial maneuvers demonstrating the capabilities of Air Force high performance aircraft to people throughout the world. The squadron, headquartered at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev.,  exhibits the professional qualities the Air Force develops in the people who fly, maintain… Continue Reading Thunderbirds soar for Class of 2009

Vice President Biden honors Class of 2009

Academy Public Affairs In his first visit to the Air Force Academy since being elected as vice president of the United States, the Honorable Joe Biden will offer the commencement speech today recognizing the accomplishments of the Class of 2009. Vice President Joseph Robinette Biden, Jr., was born Nov. 20, 1942, in Scranton, Pa., the… Continue Reading Vice President Biden honors Class of 2009