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Chicago Air and Water Fest 2012

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The Chicago Air and Water Fest is, by far, the largest single audience that the Golden Knights perform for each year.  This year, a record 2 million spectators crowded the beaches and city streets of Chicago, in hopes to get a glance of their favorite airshow performers. Black Team was honored to perform five parachute […]

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GKF4 Prep for the 2012 World Parachuting Cup

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The Golden Knights Female 4-Way Team heads overseas this week for the 2012 World Parachuting Cup in Prostejov, Czech Republic.  This is an annual competition between the various formation skydiving teams of several countries around the world.  The competition begins on Tuesday, 28 August and officially end Saturday, 1 September.  GKF4 will compete in the […]

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Golden Knight gives the Ultimate Sacrifice

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        It is with great regret that Lieutenant Colonel Jose Melendez and Members of the team bid farewell to a Golden Knight, Staff Sergeant SSG Eric S. Holman.  Holman 39, from Evans City, PA was killed August 15th  by an enemy improvised explosive device (IED) in Gnazni province Afghanistan.  In 1996 Holman earned a […]

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