Pilots showcase military capabilities during Thunder Over Louisville air show
123rd Airlift Wing Public Affairs
/ Published May 04, 2017
Louisville, Ky. --
This year's Thunder Over Louisville air show featured a wide range of military aircraft, from the U.S. Air Force's newest fighter jet, the F-35 Lighting II, to the venerable C-130 Hercules, flown by Airmen from the Kentucky Air National Guard. The show, held on the banks of the Ohio River here April 22, also featured a simulated rescue mission performed by Airmen from the Kentucky Air Guard's 123rd Special Tactics Squadron, who deployed into the water from a Kentucky National Guard UH-60 Blackhawk helicopter.