French Air Force jet demonstration team will perform in Florida [fr]
To mark the centennial of the US entry into WWI, the French Air Force "Patrouille de France" jet demonstration team will perform in Melbourne, Lakeland and Pensacola in April 2017.
The French team will be flying over three Floridian cities during the month of April this year, starting in Melbourne on the 1st and 2nd of April. It will be in Lakeland on the 3rd and 4th, and Pensacola on the 10th and 12th. There are 9 pilots, flying 10 alphajet aircraft.
- The Melbourne demonstration will take place at the Air and Space Show, April 1-2nd 2017 at the Melbourne International Airport in Florida.
For more information: Melbourne Air Show
- In Lakeland, the French Patrol will be performing at an event sponsored by Sun ‘n Fun—a large aerospace center in Central Florida—on April 3rd and 4th.
- On April 10th-12th, they will perform at the Naval Air Station in Pensacola.
These performances commemorate the 100th anniversary of the United States’ entry into World War I. (TBA)