Air Power Expo Flies Into Fort Worth

The Air Power Expo 2014 wowed visitors at the Naval Air Station Joint Reserve Base in Fort Worth April 26, 27, 2014.

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Pilot Gene Soucy gets ready for take-off at the Air Power Expo 2014 in Fort Worth.
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Soucy wows the crowd at NASJRB.
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Soucy taxis after an amazing aerobatic show over the skies of NASJRB.
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Pilot Greg Shelton gets ready for take-off at NASJRB.
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Shelton takes his "Wildcat" aircraft to the skies.
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Shelton has flown the "Wildcat" since 2006.
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According to his website, Shelton got a tasted for flying from listening to his father's of flying fighters in the U.S. Navy.
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The "Wildcat" parked after an amazing show over the skies of NASJRB and Fort Worth.
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The Trojan Phlyers Air Race also took part in Air Power Expo 2014.
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The Trojan Phlyers are based in Forth Worth.
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The team fly 2 fully restored T-28B aircraft.
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Air Power Expo 2014 at NASJRB.
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Pilot Julie Clark takes to the skies over NASJRB in Fort Worth.
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Clark has been flying for more than 42 years and is a retired North west Airlines captain.
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According to her website, this is the 32nd year Clark has been performing as a solo aerobatic air show pilot.
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Pilot Jason Newburg takes to the skies over NASJRB.
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Newburg and his "Viper" team are based in Dallas.
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The highlight of Air Power Expo 2014 was the U.S. Navy Blue Angels air show team.
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Sixteen officers voluntarily serve with the Blue Angels.
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According to their website, The Blue Angels have flown over 10 different aircraft in 65 years.
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Currently the Blue Angels fly the F/A-18 Hornet.
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The team also fly the Lockheed Martin C-130 Hercules. (not pictured here)
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The team consists of three tactical (fighter or fighter/attack) jet pilots.
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The team also consists of two support officers along with one Marine Corps C-130 pilot.
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According to the website, The Blue Angels also have a support team that consists of the event coordinator, a maintenance officer and even a flight surgeon.
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The U.S. Navy team performed to a crowd of thousands of Saturday and Sunday. (April 26, 27)
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Approximately 100 enlisted Sailors and Marines also work as part of the team.
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Enlisted personnel volunteer for a 3-year assignment with the team.
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Air Power Expo 2014 was a free event and was open to the public.
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Even the few clouds that set in on Saturday afternoon couldn't keep the pilots from taking to the skies.
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The U.S. Navy leap frogs parachute team were also part of the show (not pictured)
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The U.S. Navy Blue Angels perform at NASJRB.
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The U.S. Navy Blue Angels perform at NASJRB.
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