USASOC Black Daggers impress 70,000 Spectators at the Prairie Air Show in Peoria, IL - PT 2 of 3

By Brandi Schiff, Office of the Chief of Public Affairs-MidwestJuly 23, 2009

Team Leader Sgt. 1st Class Dave Rose is interviewed by CBS Reporter Bret Lemoine,  WMBD-TV, CBS affiliate, in the parking lot of a grocery store after he and his team landed their to promote the weekend activities at the Prairie Air Show.
1 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Team Leader Sgt. 1st Class Dave Rose is interviewed by CBS Reporter Bret Lemoine, WMBD-TV, CBS affiliate, in the parking lot of a grocery store after he and his team landed their to promote the weekend activities at the Prairie Air Show. (Photo Credit: Brandi Schiff, OCPA Midwest) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. Tony Galusha lands on the flight line at the Prairie Air Show, in Peoria, IL, while his teammates ensure the American Flag is taken care of.
2 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Tony Galusha lands on the flight line at the Prairie Air Show, in Peoria, IL, while his teammates ensure the American Flag is taken care of. (Photo Credit: Brandi Schiff, OCPA Midwest) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. Tony Galusha jumps in the American Flag to open up the Prairie Air Show on its second day.
3 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Tony Galusha jumps in the American Flag to open up the Prairie Air Show on its second day. (Photo Credit: Brandi Schiff, OCPA Midwest) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt. Tony Galusha, amidst the smoke, entertains thousands of spectators at the Prairie Air Show in Peoria, IL.
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Sgt. Tony Galusha aboard the North American T6 Texan Trainer with Pilot Bill Leff, Columbus Ohio, as they take off for Galusha's solo jump at the Prairie Air Show.
5 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Tony Galusha aboard the North American T6 Texan Trainer with Pilot Bill Leff, Columbus Ohio, as they take off for Galusha's solo jump at the Prairie Air Show. (Photo Credit: Brandi Schiff, OCPA Midwest) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt 1st Class Dave Rose checks the area before his team exits the C130H aircraft, provided by the Peoria Air National Guard.
6 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt 1st Class Dave Rose checks the area before his team exits the C130H aircraft, provided by the Peoria Air National Guard. (Photo Credit: Brandi Schiff, OCPA Midwest) VIEW ORIGINAL
Team Leader, Sgt 1st Class Dave Rose, and Assistant Team Leader, Staff Sgt. Dewey Vinaya, discuss their jump in-flight aboard the C130H provided by the Peoria, IL Air National Guard for the Prairie Air Show.
7 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Team Leader, Sgt 1st Class Dave Rose, and Assistant Team Leader, Staff Sgt. Dewey Vinaya, discuss their jump in-flight aboard the C130H provided by the Peoria, IL Air National Guard for the Prairie Air Show. (Photo Credit: Brandi Schiff, OCPA Midwest) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt 1st Class Dave Rose is interviewed by Morning Show Radio Hosts 'Greg and Dan in the morning,' WMBD 1470 AM, after his solo that opened up the Prairie Air Show by bringing in the American Flag.
8 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt 1st Class Dave Rose is interviewed by Morning Show Radio Hosts 'Greg and Dan in the morning,' WMBD 1470 AM, after his solo that opened up the Prairie Air Show by bringing in the American Flag. (Photo Credit: Brandi Schiff, OCPA Midwest) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt 1st Class, Dave Rose lands on the flight line at the Prairie Air Show, while his teammates secure the American Flag before it touches ground.
9 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt 1st Class, Dave Rose lands on the flight line at the Prairie Air Show, while his teammates secure the American Flag before it touches ground. (Photo Credit: Brandi Schiff, OCPA Midwest) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt 1st Class Dave Rose opens up the Prairie Air Show by bringing in the American Flag to the National Anthem
10 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt 1st Class Dave Rose opens up the Prairie Air Show by bringing in the American Flag to the National Anthem (Photo Credit: Brandi Schiff, OCPA Midwest) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt 1st Class Dave Rose wows the crowd with his smoke chain before thousands of spectators at the Prairie Air Show.
11 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt 1st Class Dave Rose wows the crowd with his smoke chain before thousands of spectators at the Prairie Air Show. (Photo Credit: Brandi Schiff, OCPA Midwest) VIEW ORIGINAL
Sgt 1st Class Dave Rose preps for a jump.
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Sgt. Tony Galusha gathers his parachute after he and his fellow paratroopers landed right in front of the thousands of spectators at the Prairie Air Show in Peoria, IL.
13 / 13 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Sgt. Tony Galusha gathers his parachute after he and his fellow paratroopers landed right in front of the thousands of spectators at the Prairie Air Show in Peoria, IL. (Photo Credit: Brandi Schiff, OCPA Midwest) VIEW ORIGINAL