Thunder of Niagara International Airshow - Free

Saturday, June 9th 2018 - Sunday, June 10th 2018
Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station - Niagara Falls
All Day

The Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station will host the best air show this area has ever seen. The air show will be headlined by the world famous United States Air Force Thunderbirds. There will also be exclusive military aircraft flybys. The show will also feature the largest military & civilian static aircraft display in New York State. You don't want to miss this

Scheduled to appear:

USAF Thunderbirds - “The USAF Air Demonstration Squadron (“Thunderbirds”) is the air demonstration squadron of the United States Air Force (USAF) - TENTATIVE

Canadian Forces Snowbirds - “The Canadian Forces (CF) Snowbirds, 431 Air Demonstration Squadron are a Canadian icon comprised of Canadian Armed Forces (CAF)

USMC MV-22 Osprey Demo - The Marine Medium Tiltrotor Squadron 261 known as “The Raging Bulls.”based out of Marine Corp Air Station New River in North Carolina. Providing a one-of-a-kind tiltrotor demo, but also get up close to the aircraft and meet the air crew. The Osprey is extraordinary! It can hover and takeoff like a helicopter and then “tilt” it’s configuration to fly like an aircraft. This Marine Corp demonstration is often sought after and rarely seen on the air show circuit.

F-22 Raptor - “The Air Combat Command F-22 Demonstration Team at Langley Air Force Base performs precision aerial maneuvers to demonstrate the unique capabilities of the world’s only operational fifth-generation fighter aircraft. During the Raptor’s demonstration, you will be able to watch the F-22 literally flip over, during it’s “Power Loop” at speeds and with maneuvers that would cause other fighter aircraft to fall out of the sky.

VFA-106 “Super Hornet” Demo - Strike Fighter Squadron 106 from Naval Air Station Oceana, Virginia is proud to showcase the F/A-18. The Tactical Demonstration or “Tac Demo” team flies the F/A-18 as close to the “edge of the envelope” as safety and prudence allow

“Quick Silver” P-51D Mustang - Come relish in this Mustang’s distinctive roar courtesy of a full-tilt aerobatic demonstration by Scott Yoak

C-17 Globemaster III Tactical Flying Demonstration - This one-of-a-kind demo comes courtesy of the 105th Airlift Wing. Niagara is proud to be one of the few North American Air Shows to host this astounding aerial demonstration. Watch as a quarter million pounds of aircraft demonstrate the incredible "Crank & Bank"

SOCOM Black Daggers - The U.S. Army Special Operations Command Parachute Demonstration Team. The team represents the professionalism and dedication of Special Operations Forces and performs aerial demonstrations. The Black Daggers use the military variant of the ram-air parachute, which allows a free-fall parachutist the ability to jump with more than 100 pounds of additional equipment attached. They free fall for about two miles at approximately 120 mph. They maneuver their bodies using their hands, arms, legs and shoulders to control their flight. The parachutes used by the USASOC team are flexible wing gliders