US Air Force Thunderbirds

I had the opportunity this afternoon to attend the Cocoa Beach Airshow which takes place right on the beach at Cocoa Beach, FL. The closing performers where the US Air Force Thunderbirds.


This is my favorite sort of venue for an airshow with everything happening along the beach and everyone just spread out with their blankets and umbrellas. The most unusual thing I saw was a large condominium style cruise ship was leaving Port Everglades and they set up offshore for the whole show so the folks onboard the ship where able to watch the whole show from their floating home on the sea.

  • DigitalSLG 5y

    Wow...awesome shot Don. Looks like you had a successful day. :-)

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  • Michael Besant 5y

    Wowsers!!! Fabuloulsy sharp and great color!! "Sweet"!!!!!
  • Larry White, Jr. 5y

    Stunning shot! Looks like a GREAT Day!
  • Doug 5y

    Awesome shot! Love the paint job on these jets!
  • Peter Lee 5y

    Outstanding shot! The composition is great and the black, white and red really leap out against the deep blue sky.
  • William McIntosh 5y

    Beautiful shot, Don! Extremely crisp and I love the colors!
  • Kiki FL 5y

    Love the bold, graphic vibe going on in this crisp and colorful shot.
  • {kidnurse} 5y

    Great shot & the sky is awesome!!!!!
  • Scott Pairman 5y

    Wonderful shot!

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  • PreludeVTEC01 5y

    Stunning! Fanatic capture.
  • Photogineer (Doug) 5y

    Perfect shot. Totally nailed this one.
  • RedTail_Panther 5y

    Great capture here!
  • Matt Pasant 5y

    Terrific shot. I missed the air show here in Dallas due to WDW.
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Taken on October 31, 2010
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