Several members from the Black Demonstration Team, the Tandem Team, and U.S. Navy Leapfrogs joined Gold Team this weekend at the MCAS Miramar Air Show in San Diego, CA. This compilation Team was able to put together a great show on Saturday during the day, and then later that night as well. (more…)
Two former members of the Golden Knights ashes were spread over Raeford Drop Zone. Norris Hargett who was one of the original pilots assigned to the USAPT with the Golden Knights Aviation Section. Hargett served three tours on the team, and his exemplary flying skills helped the Team to win more than 50 titles. One of the most dedicated alumni members, Ronnie J. Smith former Black Team Demonstrator, spent over six years with the team and continued to do school presentations and demonstrations representing the team until the very end.
Black Team forms the first point of a two-point formation during training over Laurinburg, NC (photo by SGT Rachel Medley)
The crowds at air shows are great, but sometimes it’s nice to get down to basics and train with just the grass below and the blue sky above. Black Team got away from the spotlight today and completed eight jumps at the Golden Knights’ training drop zone in Laurinburg, NC. (more…)