Coronavirus among U.S. Air Force personnel has grounded the Thunderbirds.
Crowds turned out on the National Mall to see the jets fly in formation.
The Thunderbirds and Blue Angels teams are set to fly over multiple cities as a show of solidarity for health care workers.
After a traditional Air Force Academy flyover, the team will do a series of tight formations over several communities.
The Air Force Thunderbirds, Navy Blue Angels and F-35s will also put on a show along the Hudson River on Aug. 22.
A U.S. Air Force Thunderbird opted to land after hitting a bird following Thursday's Air Force Academy graduation flyover.
The first event of the year for the Thunderbirds flight demonstration team will be a flyover for the Super Bowl.
The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds have been roaring through the skies for 65 years.
The Air Force Thunderbirds will perform in their first air show since the death of Maj. Stephen "Cajun" Del Bagno.
A veteran U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds pilot is returning to the team to replace a colleague who died in a training flight.
The AAV, which sank after taking on water while training, had 16 troops aboard in total.
The changes will affect all who are enrolled, including current veterans and caregivers.
The move will mark a substantial increase in the number of fully manned divisions that the Army can deploy.
Discrimination, conscious or not, often starts during maternity leave.
The shooting was an act of self-defense, the soldier's attorney says.