USAF Thunderbirds to Perform for Daytona International Speedway Race

The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds are all ready to present the flyover for the 57th annual Daytona 500 in February next year.

Thunderbirds is renowned Air Demonstration Squadron of the USAF which is made up of six F-16 Fighting Falcons aircraft and 3 un reserve. Pilots are due to fly their signature “Delta” formation during the finale of the national anthem.

The USAF Thunderbirds climbing up

The USAF Thunderbirds climbing up

“The flyover by the Thunderbirds is a signature moment in the pre-race festivities for the Daytona 500,” Daytona International Speedway president Joie Chitwood III said. “We’re proud and honored to be able to host this elite flying team and the thousands of race fans and the millions more watching on FOX Sports are looking forward to seeing them soar over Daytona International Speedway.”

Source: Fox Sports

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