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Air Force Academy Graduation on May 23, 2012. (credit: CBS)

Air Force Academy Marks Class Of 2013 Graduation

Volunteer pilots are hoping to make the Air Force Academy’s commencement ceremony memorable with a flyover.

05/29/2013

The president's speech in Colorado Springs took place on May 23, 2012. (credit: CBS)

Volunteers To Do Flyovers At Air Force Academy Graduation

The jets that typically streak over Air Force Academy seniors on graduation day have been grounded by federal budget cuts, but privately owned aerial demonstration teams are volunteering to do the flyover instead.

05/09/2013

Andy Benavides of Centennial took this photo of the Thunderbirds above the Air Force Academy graduation ceremony on May 25, 2011.

Thunderbirds Cancel At Frontier Days, Other Sites Due To Budget Battle

The Air Force Thunderbirds may not make their traditional appearance at Cheyenne Frontier Days this year because the team has been grounded by the budget battle in Washington.

03/05/2013

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