The staples to any Third Strike act are a bright red biplane, a daring wingwalker, the best pilot skills available and mountains of billowing smoke. You will find a smile under every tumble. Carol Pilon has experience in dual wingwalking, formation wingwalking night time pyro wingwalking and she simply excels at solo wingwalking. She has performed before millions across Canada, the United States and even in the UK.
Her career has seen her establish many firsts such as:
First woman and only woman to walk on a jet propelled aircraft.
First and only Canadian wingwalker
She executed the first and second documented winter wingwalks in Maine ( Brrrrr)
She is the first woman, Canadian and wingwalker to outright own and operate a team inNorth America.
She played an instrumental role in an all woman wingwalking team in 2002 and she formed another all woman team in 2011.
Carol was featured on the Macleans list of Top Canadian Daredevils in 2011.
Carol owns two aircraft. She is an FAA certified airframe technician. She received her solo proclamation in 1990 and received her first jump certificate in 1989 from the Canadian Sports Parachute Association. She is also a US DOT certified motor carrier.