AIRSHOW: Thunderbirds perform in F-16 Fighting Falcons

The crowd favourites make their only Canadian appearance this year as part of the Abbotsford Airshow

  • Aug. 11, 2012 5:00 p.m.

The US Air Force Thunderbirds, known as the “Ambassadors in Blue,” perform at the Abbotsford International Airshow, running through the weekend.

The Thunderbirds combine precision formation flying with solo performances, demonstrating their skills and the capabilities of the F-16 Fighting Falcon fighter jet.

Their performance in Abbotsford marks their only Canadian appearance this year.

The team performs at 2:15 pm. each day. Visit for the complete event schedule and other details.