Airmen run to remember fallen Thunderbird pilot

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Airmen pray before the Cajun Remembrance Run April 30, 2019, at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz. The run was held in honor of Maj. Stephen “Cajun” Del Bagno, slot No. 4 pilot with the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds air demonstration team, who died April 4, 2018 during a routine training sortie near Creech AFB, Nev. Del Bagno was originally from Valencia, Calif.
 

An Airman runs during the Cajun Remembrance Run April 30, 2019, at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz. The 4K run was held around Luke’s aircraft static displays for Maj. Stephen “Cajun” Del Bagno on his birthday. Cajun, a U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds air demonstration team pilot, was killed when his aircraft crashed on the Nevada Testing and Training Range during a practice aerial demonstration. Del Bagno was originally from Valencia, Calif.
 

An Airman runs during the Cajun Remembrance Run April 30, 2019, at Luke Air Force Base, Ariz. The run honored Maj. Stephen “Cajun” Del Bagno, who flew as the slot No. 4 pilot in the United States Air Force Thunderbirds demonstration team who passed away in 2018. Del Bagno was originally from Valencia, Calif.