Throttle Blamed For Colorado Jet Crash Near Obama AppearanceA throttle malfunction on an Air Force Thunderbirds aerobatic demonstration jet is being blamed for the jet's crash last June near the Colorado Springs Airport where President Barack Obama was attending an event.
Crews Move Thunderbird From Crash SiteCrews prepared to move the F-16 Thunderbird from the crash site near Colorado Springs on Tuesday.
Military: Precision Flying Teams Are Worth The Risk, CostBoth of the U.S. military's high-drama, high-dollar flying teams suffered crashes on the same day this week, but supporters say the Air Force Thunderbirds and the Navy Blue Angels are worth the money and the risk.
Air Force Thunderbirds Jet Crashes Outside Colorado SpringsA pilot of a U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds jet wasn't injured after ejecting before the F-16 crashed outside of Colorado Springs Thursday afternoon.
Obama Meets Air Force Pilot Who Ejected Before Jet CrashThe pilot of a U.S. Air Force Thunderbird that crashed following a flyover met with President Barack Obama shortly safely ejecting safely into a Colorado field.
Rocky Mountain Airshow Organizers Say They've Learned From Their MistakesThe 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.
Rocky Mountain Airshow Offers Refunds Because Of Traffic ProblemsA 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.
Big Traffic Delays Frustrate Rocky Mountain Airshow AttendeesThousands 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.
Air Force Academy Marks Class Of 2013 GraduationVolunteer pilots are hoping to make the Air Force Academy's commencement ceremony memorable with a flyover.
Volunteers To Do Flyovers At Air Force Academy GraduationThe 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.
Thunderbirds Cancel At Frontier Days, Other Sites Due To Budget BattleThe 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.