Thunderbirds Announce New Team Members for 2014

May 15th, 2013

The U. S. Air Force Thunderbirds announced new additions to their officer corps for the 2014 air show season.

Lieutenant Colonel Matthew Bradley from the 83rd Fighter Weapons Squadron at Tyndall AFB in Florida will replace Lieutenant Colonel Greg Moseley as Thunderbird Number One, the squadron's commander and lead pilot. Major Scott Petz, an F-16 pilot stationed at Nellis AFB in Las Vegas, will become Thunderbird Number Three, the team's right wing pilot. Captain Ryan Wick, an F-22 pilot currently stationed at Langley AFB in Virginia, will become Thunderbird Number Six, the team's opposing solo pilot. And Captain Joshua Larsen, an F-16 pilot currently stationed at Shaw AFB in South Carolina, will become Thunderbird Number Eight, the team's advance pilot and narrator.