Demo Jets And Pilots.

These Hornets represent the Demo teams I have seen through the years. These men have carried the flag for the CAF and Canada. The Pilots and crews represent the finest in the world. 

Demo Pilots list 

1983 Capt Gary Liddard, Capt Dale Erhart, Capt B.J.Ryan. 1985 Capt Guy Dutil, Capt Chuck Caron. 1986 Capt Bob Wade, Capt Thirsan deKoninck. 1987 Caplt Neale Nowosad. 1987, 1989 Maj Jacques Thibaudeau. 1988 Capt Terry Shortt, Capt Pierre Blais. 1989 Capt Richard Duguay, Capt Rich Lancaster. 1990 Maj Mark Holmes, Capt Yves Tessier. 1991 Capt Louis DeGagne. 1992 Capt Jon Graham. 1993 Capt Keith Moore, Capt Marc Charpentier. 1994 Capt Marc Charpentier, Capt Kevin Stewart Capt Grant Cossey. 1995 Capt Mike Woodfield, Capt Jean-Marc Bzrezinski. 1996 Capt Duane Lecaine, Capt Greg Morris. 1997 Capt Doug Carter Maj Norm Gagne, Capt Steve Langille. 1998 Capt Steve Nierlich, Capt Miguel Bernard, Capt Bill Moffa. 1999 Capt Rob Mitchell, Capt Mike Mirza. 2000 Capt Scott Greenough, Capt Patrice Hervieux. 2001 Capt Lee Vogan, Capt Rick Williams, Capt Gary Schwindt. 2002 Capt Doug Clements, Capt Scott Shrubsole. 2003 Capt Travis Brassington. 2004 Capt Dave Pletz. 2005 Capt James Kettles 2006 Capt William Radiff. 2007 Captain Yanick "Crank" Gregoire
2008
Capt William "BILLY" Mitchell

European Demo 1986-1990

1986 Capt Paul Noack 1986 Capt Ron Platt 1987 Capt Billie Flynn 1988 Capt Grant Youngson, Capt Don Thornton, Capt Bob Painchaud 1989 Capt Chris Glover, Capt Kirk Leuty 1990 Capt Mal Macnair.






























































































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If you would like to read more about Canadas Hornet Demo teams you can buy the book A Tradition of Excellence By Daniel V. Dempsey There is a link on my links page to order It is well worth the price.

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