The close of day three brought the weather. The GK Women were able to complete through the 6th round of formation skydiving and one more round of classic accuracy. The GK Men were able to complete two rounds of classic accuracy but the clouds rolled in before any formation skydiving rounds could be completed. (more…)
On Thursday, July 14th, 15 Golden Knights arrived in Indiana for the Gary Air Show. With three aircraft crew members and two ground safety personnel, the Gary Air Show was privileged to have 10 demonstration parachutists for each of the five scheduled performances. While this may seem like just another number to most, it actually opens up several possibilities for our traveling demonstration teams. Scheduled to be a Black Team show, our flexibility grew when 3 Gold Team Demonstrators, as well as another from our Headquarters element, opted to join the mission.
SFC Dave Herwig runs the TriCaster during Cali Lewis' show, "GeekBeat Live" at Livid Lobster Studios in Addison, TX.
SFC Dave Herwig and SGT Rachel Medley spent the week in Addison, TX to learn how to operate a new piece of equipment that the Golden Knights plan to use to broadcast live footage over the internet.
The TriCaster, which weighs 45 pounds and costs about as much as a brand new mid-sized sedan, has 8 camera input jacks, as well as (more…)