While technically not a performer, a critical member of any airshow team is the Air Boss and we are fortunate to have secured one of the best in the business for our show.
Meet John Smutny of Air Boss One. Everything the Air Boss does focuses on the safety of everyone involved in an airshow from performer, to ramp crew to audience. Experience and currency count! Welcome to Vanderhoof John!
“At Air Boss One, LLC our uncompromised and primary goal is safety. It’s first, last, and always in everything we do. There is no substitute for it and it will run through every aspect of your show to ensure your performers, support staff, vendors, and guests are able perform their respective roles and enjoy the show in a safe and secure environment.
Our experience with top tier performers includes but is not limited to: USMC Marine Air-Ground Task Force Demo; Air Combat Command’s F-22, F-16 & A-10 Demo Teams; Heritage Flight; US Navy Hornet Demo Team; USMC Harrier Demo Team; C-17 Demo; Patriot Jet Team; Breitling Jet Team’s Inaugural US tour; Sean D Tucker’s Team Oracle; Col. John Klatt’s ANG & Jack’s Links Teams; Mike Wiskus’ Team Lucas Oil; Team Red Bull featuring Kirby Chambliss, Chuck Aaron & Parachute Team; Flying Heritage Collection; Historic Flight Foundation; Heritage Flight Museum; Smoke-N-Thunder Jet Car and many others.
We have attended every ICAS Air Boss Academy, training session and safety-stand-down since 2008.”