Offutt AFB Welcomes Golden Knights

August 26th through the 28th brought the Black Demonstration Team to Offutt AFB, NE. Sitting just outside of Omaha, this large base regularly hosts a wide variety of performances during their air shows. During the media show, Black Team was able to demonstrate how jumping is just a way for us to get to work. (more…)

After 15 Years, Golden Knights Return to Gray, TN

After 52 years of service, Golden Knights have created many traditions. At the same time, several communities have inducted us into theirs. One such community to involve the Golden Knights into their annual traditions, is Gray Tennessee. For several years, Golden Knights performed aerial demonstrations into their annual fair. We became a regular sight in their Tennessee skies. The small community looked forward to our visit every year. However, the black and gold of Army parachutes have been absent since 1996. Black Team was honored to represent the Team’s return on Monday, August 22nd. (more…)

Black Team Jumps Into the Kansas City Air Expo

 

The Black Demonstration Team was honored to attend the Kansas City Air Expo between the 19th and 21st of August. Shortly after our arrival, the Team prepared for a night drop. One of the most fun performances that the Golden Knights perform is our famed night jump. The Team steps out of our C-31 jump aircraft at 12,500 feet and ignites pyrotechnics attached to their feet.

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