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May 25, 2010 9:44 AM by Bea Karnes, News First 5

Pomp, parade and falconry at AFA today

The Air Force Academy Class of 2010 will turn over command of the cadet wing to the junior class this morning at Stillman Parade Field.

The public is invited to attend this free event. No tickets are required. Shuttle buses will take you from the Cadet Field House to the parade field. The formal parade begins at 10 am. Pre-parade events start at 9:20, and include a falconry performance and airmanship demonstrations.

Graduation is Wednesday. All tickets for graduation are gone.

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