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Thunderbirds roar across Colorado Springs

Posted at 4:25 AM, May 23, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-30 12:44:29-04

(COLORADO SPRINGS) – The Thunderbirds are in town for the graduation ceremony at the Air Force Academy, and the whole region is caught up in the excitement.

What does that excitement look like? Well, it looks a lot like people lining the sidewalks and open areas to get a good look at the airplane-centric display.

They say happiness can’t be bought, but today it cost about as much as a cheap pair of binoculars, a bottle of water, and maybe a lawn chair.

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