Wings Over Wayne Airshow


Wings Over Wayne Seymour Johnson Air Force Base Airshow

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29 includes eight pilots, a narrator, and 10 peo- ple setting up the pyrotechnics used to simu- late bomb explosions. Burke's father was a first-generation Tora pilot, and Burke was at Galveston on the day it all began. He said the Tora show is vital to keeping the story of Pearl Harbor alive. "They don't teach history in high school or college anymore," he said. "This was a good example of America caught, without a better phrase, with its pants down. We were unpre- pared. "But it also showed the might of the American people. We got up and said 'if you're going to come over and violate us on our soil, we're coming after you.' And just as Yamamoto said, he feared he'd awoken a sleeping giant." Tora, Tora, Tora will perform at around 10 a.m., following the Black Daggers parachute team demonstration. The group has been to Seymour Johnson mul- tiple times in the past, and Burke said he is excited to come back. "We always like coming to the military bases, because we're always treated very well," he said. "We're tickled to death that we got the invita- tion to come out there to Seymour Johnson." Continued from 28 47DSP0517J© 505-F N. SPENCE AVE, GOLDSBORO, NC 919.751.0960 Imani Morgan Manager Your Employment Needs Are Our Personal Concern We are a Drug Free Workplace • Clerical • Construction • General Labor • Industrial • Warehouse • Payroll Services We offer Health Insurance & 401K Benefits to our employees TRANSITIONING FROM ACTIVE DUTY? Tora, Tora,Tora

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