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Thunderbird Jets and Allegiant Stadium

Learn how U.S. Air Force Thunderbird jets fly so fast and how Allegiant Stadium was built.

Thunderbird Jets and Allegiant Stadium | Vegas PBS STEAM Camp S2 Ep1
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Vegas PBS STEAM Camp | Thunderbird Jets and Allegiant Stadium

SEASON 2: EPISODE 1 | Airdate: 7/9/2021

Explore how the F-16 Fighting Falcon jet flies so fast with the help of the U.S. Air Force Thunderbird Team.  Then, engineers from McCarthy Building Companies and Kimley-Horn explain the math involved in building Allegiant Stadium.  

Investigate each topic further through interactive at-home STEAM challenges and book talks with librarians from the Las Vegas-Clark County Library District.  

Episode Guests

  • Major Michael “Thorny” Brewer, Pilot, U.S.A.F. Thunderbirds
  • TSgt Jonathan DiMaggio, Quality Assurance Inspector, U.S.A.F. Thunderbirds
  • TSgt Joshua Metzger, Aircrew Flight Equipment Flight Chief, U.S.A.F. Thunderbirds
  • SSgt Kayla Stennis, Aircrew Flight Equipment NCOIC, , U.S.A.F. Thunderbirds
  • SSgt Ryan Jackson, Thunderbird 4 Assistant Dedicated Crew Chief, U.S.A.F. Thunderbirds
  • Jody Belsick, Civil Engineer, Kimley-Horn
  • Paul Dudzinski, Project Executive, McCarthy Building Companies
  • Bailey Ruff, Project Manager, McCarthy Building Companies
  • Marisa Eytalis, Librarian, Las Vegas-Clark County Library District
  • Joanna Goddard, Librarian, Las Vegas-Clark County Library District
  • Carter, Student
  • Royce, Student

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