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Thunderbirds arrive in Fort Wayne for weekend air show

This weekend they will be performing in the Fort Wayne Air Show.

Posted: Jun 7, 2019 8:55 AM
Updated: Jun 7, 2019 9:03 AM

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WFFT) - The Thunderbirds are now in Fort Wayne. The team landed at the 122nd Fighter Wing Thursday afternoon.

This weekend they will be performing in the Fort Wayne Air Show.

8:00 AM: Parking begins and gates open
11:00 AM: Flying begins
4:15 PM: Flying ends
5:00 PM: Gates close

Performers: please note that the show does not release specific times for performers
U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds
U.S. Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt (122nd Fighter Wing)
U.S. Special Operations Command Paracommandos
Blacksnakes Combat Search & Rescue (CSAR) Demo
U.S. Air Force 122nd Fighter Wing Lineage Flight
F-100 Super Sabre
P-51 Mustang “By Request” – CAF Red Tail Squadron
B-25 Mitchell
B-17 Flying Fortress “Texas Raiders”
Kent Pietsch
Skip Stewart
Nathan Hammond (Skywriter) – GhostWriter Air Shows
Billy & David Werth
Shockwave Jet Truck
Precision Exotics
Mark Kirsch
Ladies for Liberty
Performers are subject to change without notice.

For at least one of the new pilots, it will be a special weekend. Captain Michael Brewer is from Chicago.

The Fort Wayne Air Show is happening Saturday and Sunday out at the Air National Guard base. General admission is free.

For more information, visit the Fort Wayne Air Show's website.

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