U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds

The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds will return to Fort Lauderdale Beach on May 5-6, 2018 to headline next year’s Ford Lauderdale Air Show!   The U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron, known to all the world as the “Thunderbirds”, are the Air Force’s Ambassadors in Blue. They represent the 500,000 men and women of the United… View Article

Canadian Armed Forces Snowbirds

The Canadian Armed Forces Snowbirds will perform at the 2017 Ford Lauderdale Air Show, May 6-7, 2017 in Fort Lauderdale Beach.   The Canadian Armed Forces Snowbirds (431 Air Demonstration Squadron) is a Canadian icon comprised of active duty members of the Canadian Armed Forces. Their pilots and technicians work as a team to bring thrilling… View Article

F-18 Super Hornet Demo

Super Hornet Demo!  The 2017 Ford Lauderdale Air Show will feature a full capabilities demonstration of the Navy F/A-18F Super Hornet, also known as the “Rhino”, May 6-7 over Fort Lauderdale Beach.   The Boeing F/A-18F Super Hornet is a twin-engine fighter aircraft based on the original McDonnell Douglas F-18 Hornet also known as the “Legacy Hornet.” The Super… View Article

F-16 Viper Demo Team

The 2017 Ford Lauderdale Air Show will feature a full capabilities demonstration of the U.S. Air Force F-16 Viper.   The F-16, known in the fighter pilot community as the “Viper” is a compact, multi-role fighter aircraft. It is highly maneuverable and has proven itself in air-to-air combat and air-to-surface attack.   The F-16’s maneuverability… View Article

Sean D. Tucker – Team Oracle

Sean has been flying airshows worldwide since the mid-70’s and has won numerous aerobatic competitions. In that time, he has flown more than 1200 performances at more than 475 airshows, in front of more than 100 million fans.   The level of professionalism and discipline in Sean’s airshows is no coincidence. He practices his airshow… View Article

U.S. Coast Guard SAR Demo

The Ford Lauderdale Air Show will feature a U.S. Coast Guard SAR Demo (Search and Rescue Demonstration.)  The Coast Guard will perform the search and rescue demonstration on Saturday and Sunday May 6-7, 2017 showcasing how they perform an out-the-door water rescue of a person in distress from a helicopter hovering overhead.   Search and… View Article

GEICO Skytypers

The GEICO Skytypers are a flight squadron of six vintage SNJ-2 WWII era aircraft performing precision flight maneuvers at the 2017 Fort Lauderdale Air Show. The diverse flying expertise of the team members aligns perfectly with the unique components of their overall performance.   The World Famous GEICO Skytypers airshow team is a flight squadron… View Article

L-39 Cold War Era Jet Demo

  The Czechoslovakian L-39 was built as the successor to their earlier trainer, the L-29 Delfin. Design. Work began in 1966, and the first prototype made its initial flight on November 4, 1968. The idea of the design was to marry an efficient, powerful turbofan engine to a sleek, streamlined fuselage, resulting in a strong,… View Article