Demo Teams: A Special Formation Flight

All four Air Combat Command Single-Ship Demonstration Teams fly together in a special formation in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Nov. 20, 2020. Consisting of an F-22 Raptor, F-35 Lightning II, A-10 Thunderbolt II, and F-16 Fighting Falcon, this unique formation serves as a representation of all the men and women who serve in our Air Force all across the world. (U.S. Air Force photo by Lt. Sam Eckholm)
All four Air Combat Command Single-Ship Demonstration Teams fly together in a special formation in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Nov. 20, 2020. Consisting of an F-22 Raptor, F-35 Lightning II, A-10 Thunderbolt II, and F-16 Fighting Falcon, this unique formation serves as a representation of all the men and women who serve in our Air Force all across the world. (U.S. Air Force photo by Lt. Sam Eckholm)

All four Air Combat Command Single-Ship Demonstration Teams fly together in a special formation in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Nov. 20, 2020. Consisting of an F-22 Raptor, F-35 Lightning II, A-10 Thunderbolt II, and F-16 Fighting Falcon, this unique formation serves as a representation of all the men and women who serve in our Air Force all across the world. (U.S. Air Force photo by Lt. Sam Eckholm)

U.S. Air Force Maj. Garret Schmitz, F-16 Demonstration Team commander, flies alongside Maj. Cody Wilton, A-10 Demonstration Team commander, during a special formation flight over Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Nov. 20, 2020. This unique formation serves as a salute to all the men and women serving in the Air Force all across the world.  (U.S. Air Force photo by Lt. Sam Eckholm)
U.S. Air Force Maj. Garret Schmitz, F-16 Demonstration Team commander, flies alongside Maj. Cody Wilton, A-10 Demonstration Team commander, during a special formation flight over Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Nov. 20, 2020. This unique formation serves as a salute to all the men and women serving in the Air Force all across the world. (U.S. Air Force photo by Lt. Sam Eckholm)

A U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor flies alongside an F-35 Lightning II during a special formation flight in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Nov. 20, 2020. These two 5th-generation aircraft represent the Air Force’s stealth fighter capability and perform a variety of air-to-air and air-to-ground mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Lt. Sam Eckholm)

U.S. Air Force Maj. Cody Wilton, A-10 Demonstration Team commander, flies during an air show performance in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Nov. 20, 2020. The unique green and white striped livery serves as a salute the World War II era ‘Hun Hunter’ aircraft that dawned the same paint scheme. (U.S. Air Force photo by Lt. Sam Eckholm)

U.S. Air Force Maj. Josh Gunderson, F-22 Demonstration Team commander, flies above Maj. Cody Wilton, A-10 Demonstration Team commander, during a special formation flight over Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Nov. 20, 2020. This unique formation serves as a salute to all the men and women serving in the Air Force all across the world. (U.S. Air Force photo by Lt. Sam Eckholm)

U.S. Air Force Maj. Garret Schmitz, F-16 Demonstration Team commander, flies above Capt. Kristin Wolfe, F-35 Demonstration Team commander, during a special formation flight over Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Nov. 20, 2020. This unique formation serves as a salute to all the men and women serving in the Air Force all across the world. (U.S. Air Force photo by Lt. Sam Eckholm)

U.S. Air Force Maj. Josh Gunderson, F-22 Demonstration Team commander, flies above Maj. Cody Wilton, A-10 Demonstration Team commander, during a special formation flight over Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Nov. 20, 2020. This unique formation serves as a salute to all the men and women serving in the Air Force all across the world. (U.S. Air Force photo by Lt. Sam Eckholm)

All four Air Combat Command Single-Ship Demonstration Teams fly together in a special formation in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Nov. 20, 2020. Consisting of an F-22 Raptor, F-35 Lightning II, A-10 Thunderbolt II, and F-16 Fighting Falcon, this unique formation serves as a representation of all the men and women who serve in our Air Force all across the world. (U.S. Air Force photo by Lt. Sam Eckholm)

U.S. Air Force Maj. Cody Wilton, A-10 Demonstration Team commander, flies above Maj. Josh Gunderson, F-22 Demonstration Team commander, during a special formation flight over Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Nov. 20, 2020. This unique formation serves as a salute to all the men and women serving in the Air Force all across the world. (U.S. Air Force photo by Lt. Sam Eckholm)

All four Air Combat Command Single-Ship Demonstration Teams fly together in a special formation in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Nov. 20, 2020. Consisting of an F-22 Raptor, F-35 Lightning II, A-10 Thunderbolt II, and F-16 Fighting Falcon, this unique formation serves as a representation of all the men and women who serve in our Air Force all across the world. (U.S. Air Force photo by Lt. Sam Eckholm)

A U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor flies alongside an F-35 Lightning II during a special formation flight in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. Nov. 20, 2020. These two 5th-generation aircraft represent the Air Force’s stealth fighter capability and perform a variety of air-to-air and air-to-ground mission. (U.S. Air Force photo by Lt. Sam Eckholm)

A U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor flies off the coast of Fort Lauderdale, Flo., Nov. 20, 2020. The F-22 possesses a variety of air-to-air capabilities that make it the world’s most lethal and maneuverable fighter jet. (U.S. Air Force photo by Lt. Sam Eckholm)

U.S. Air Force Maj. Joshua “Cabo” Gunderson, F-22 Demonstration Team pilot, and Maj. Cody “ShIV” Wilton, A-10 Demonstration Team commander and pilot, fly over the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Nov. 20, 2020. Formation flying is when multiple aircraft fly and maneuver together in a discipline, synchronized manner. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristine Legate)

U.S. Air Force Maj. Joshua “Cabo” Gunderson, F-22 Demonstration Team pilot, and Maj. Cody “ShIV” Wilton, A-10 Demonstration Team commander and pilot, fly over the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Nov. 20, 2020. Formation flying is when multiple aircraft fly and maneuver together in a discipline, synchronized manner. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristine Legate)

U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Elizabeth Finley, C-17 loadmaster assigned to the C-17 West Coast Demonstration Team, stands in the open doorway of a C-17 Globemaster II while in flight over the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Nov. 20, 2020. Loadmasters are tasked with the safe loading, transport and unloading of aerial cargo. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristine Legate)

U.S. Air Force Capt. Kristin “Beo” Wolfe, F-35 Lightning II Demonstration Team pilot, flies alongside Maj. Cody “ShIV” Wilton, A-10 Demonstration Team commander and pilot, Maj. Garret “Toro” Schmitz, Viper Demonstration Team pilot, and Maj. Joshua “Cabo” Gunderson, F-22 Demonstration Team pilot in a four-ship formation over the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Nov. 20, 2020. Formation flying is when multiple aircraft fly and maneuver together in a discipline, synchronized manner. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristine Legate)

U.S. Air Force Maj. Cody “ShIV” Wilton, A-10 Demonstration Team commander and pilot, and Capt. Kristin “Beo” Wolfe, F-35 Lightning II Demonstration Team pilot, fly over the Atlantic Ocean off the coast of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Nov. 20, 2020. Formation flying is when multiple aircraft fly and maneuver together in a discipline, synchronized manner. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Kristine Legate)