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by R18F
Tue Feb 19, 2019 3:37 pm
Forum: 2019 Airshow Performer Info And Schedules
Topic: Navy TAC Demo 2019 Status
Replies: 27
Views: 10927

Re: Navy TAC Demo 2019 Status

The Tac Demo has never only used the color birds, they'd ask for the CAG color birds but only sometimes would they get them. More often than not we'd see the basic grey bird (at least it felt like it). I believe they just got whatever birds were cleared and good to go. Gotcha. I originally thought ...
by R18F
Tue Feb 19, 2019 12:14 pm
Forum: 2019 Airshow Performer Info And Schedules
Topic: Navy TAC Demo 2019 Status
Replies: 27
Views: 10927

Re: Navy TAC Demo 2019 Status

I never really understood why the Navy tasked training units for this role. Maybe because they have a bigger pool of aircraft/crews/maintainers/etc from which to draw. Is there a budgetary reason for it? Just a philosophical difference between services? Training units makes sense to me, because: 1)...
by R18F
Tue Feb 12, 2019 5:31 pm
Forum: 2019 Airshow Performer Info And Schedules
Topic: 2019 USAF F-16 Fighting Falcon Demo Team Schedule
Replies: 17
Views: 9024

Re: 2019 USAF F-16 Fighting Falcon Demo Team Schedule

From their Facebook page, “Viper Demo Team friends and family, please see a message below from the 20th Fighter Wing commander. I removed Capt. Kotnik from her position as the commander of the Viper Demo team yesterday, because I lost confidence in her ability to lead the team. I know that loss of c...
by R18F
Mon Feb 11, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: 2019 Airshow Performer Info And Schedules
Topic: Navy TAC Demo 2019 Status
Replies: 27
Views: 10927

Re: Navy TAC Demo 2019 Status

Who said only legacy flights?
by R18F
Tue Jan 15, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: 2019 Airshows/Fly-Ins/Exercises/Events - Discussion and Photos
Topic: Bethpage Airshow at Jones Beach NY
Replies: 0
Views: 1137

Bethpage Airshow at Jones Beach NY

Anyone have any updates on any additional military performers?
by R18F
Tue Jan 15, 2019 9:11 pm
Forum: 2019 Airshow Performer Info And Schedules
Topic: Navy TAC Demo 2019 Status
Replies: 27
Views: 10927

Re: Navy TAC Demo 2019 Status

Any updates on this? I contact them and all I got was:

“The schedule is going through the approval process. Once it is approved it will be released.”