"Skyblazers" USAF Aerial Demonstration teams  

USAF Aerial Demonstration Teams "Skyblazers"
"Skyblazer" F-100s present a study in contrasting patterns during a precision formation maneuver (c. 1958)   "Skyblazers" flying F-80B aircraft over Orly Airport at Paris, France during a 1950 French Air Show. The team was organized in Europe in 1949 and by 1952 had flown some 260 demonstrations in 12 countries before an estimated 10 million spectators.    "Skyblazer" F-100s, their afterburners in operation for a burst of added speed, maneuver in close formation.    Mechanics service a "Skyblazer" F-100