"History of the USAF Thunderbirds Air Demonstration Squadron-- Their 60th Anniversary"
Do you enjoy air shows and flying? Have you been among the 450 million people around the world who've witnessed the thrilling Thunderbirds performances? The Thunderbirds flew their debut exhibition in early June 1953 using the Republic F-84G Thunderjet. Sixty years later they are now flying the sleek Lockheed Martin F-16C Fighting Falcon jet. Come spend an evening commemorating the 60th anniversary of our "Ambassadors in Blue" and learn more about their amazing history. You'll enjoy a lecture, discussions, video presentations, and a display that includes professional photography. Lots of free handouts to take home. If you like memorabilia, you'll be delighted with this "show and tell" presentation. Lecture/Video Presentation at Meramec Community College Continuing Education, Soc. Sciences Bldg. 105 on Wednesday, June 26, 2013 from 7 to 8:30pm. Instructor: Joe Gurney. Course # HIST:709 Section 650. Sign up today by calling 314-984-7777. Fee is $15.