Air Force Thunderbirds
The Rocky Mountain Airshow continues to hand out refunds after huge traffic delays caused some ticket holders to miss the show altogether over weekend when the Air Force Thunderbirds performed.
A group of Chinook helicopters is on the way to Afghanistan for their next deployment, but first the copters flew over the Rocky Mountain Air Show Sunday morning.
Thousands of people were delayed getting to the Rocky Mountain Airshow on Saturday morning because of big traffic backups. Some told CBS4 those backups were several miles long.
Volunteer pilots are hoping to make the Air Force Academy’s commencement ceremony memorable with a flyover.
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.
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.