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Dayton Air Show
June 23 @ 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
One event on June 24, 2018 at 9:00am
The 2018 Vectren Dayton Air Show promises to be a weekend packed with heart-pounding air performances and family-friendly activities. This is your chance to get up close and personal with the aircraft and pilots! Get your tickets early to see the world-renowned United States Navy Blue Angels along with an amazing lineup of performers and aircraft displays and so much more.
From jets to barnstorming, the Vectren Dayton Air Show will delight spectators of all ages.
U.S. Navy Blue Angels
F-18 generators made by GE Aviation in Vandalia, Ohio
Here come the Blues! The United States Navy Blue Angels return with their adrenaline.
U.S. Air Force F-22A Raptor
The F-22 Raptor will be making a rare appearance in the beautiful Dayton skies! Watch in amazement as Major Lopez takes to the air in the world’s most formidable stealth fighter performing the “Cobra” and other breathtaking maneuvers only the incredible F-22 is capable of performing!
U.S. Army Golden Knights
Drop in for some fun and watch the U.S. Army Golden Knights open the 2018 Vectren Dayton Air Show!
Tora! Tora! Tora!
Tora! Tora! Tora! Experience the smoke, the noise, the fire all in one exhilarating performance.
Screamin’ Sasquatch Jet Waco
Feed your wild side! Lt. Col John Klatt (Ret.) took a modern-day General Electric Jet Engine and cleverly tucked it underneath a 1929 taper wing Waco producing an additional 3,000 pounds of thrust that will allow it to fly vertically.
B-17 Movie Memphis Belle
The historic and iconic Movie Memphis Belle will fly and be on display for personal viewing!
P-51C Red Tail Mustang “Tuskegee Airmen”
The P-51 Mustang “Tuskegee Airmen” will be inspiring spectators in the air as well as on the ground!
Huey/Cobra Helicopter Rides
Fly back in time with the men and machines that were there! The Army Aviation Heritage Foundation will be providing rides once again at this year’s show. For an $85 donation, spectators can climb on board a UH-1H “Huey”. Riders fly with a veteran pilot for eight to ten minutes.