NASA Ames Research Center Air & Space Show - May 2004

Static Displays 1  |   Static Displays 2  |   Misc Aerobatics  |   Patriots Aerobatics
Thunderbirds 1  |   Thunderbirds 2  |   Thunderbirds 3  |   Thunderbirds 4  |   Thunderbirds 5

This page (last of five featuring the USAF Thunderbirds), you see a sequence that shows the maneuver being performed. In this case, four planes climb vertically, breaking to the four points of the compass at the top of their climb. The solo plane then spirals through the center of the trails left behind.





Static Displays 1  |   Static Displays 2  |   Misc Aerobatics  |   Patriots Aerobatics
Thunderbirds 1  |   Thunderbirds 2  |   Thunderbirds 3  |   Thunderbirds 4  |   Thunderbirds 5