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U.S. Air Force F-35 Lightning II Heritage Flight


The F-35 Heritage Flight will feature the F-35 Lightning II flying alongside a World War II, Korean or Vietnam era aircraft in a dynamic display of the nation’s airpower history.

F-22 Cleveland Debut!


The 2016 Air Show will go full throttle when the U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor stealth tactical fighter demonstration team makes its first appearance in Cleveland.

2016 Performers Added to Act Line Up

Are you ready CLE!

Third Strike Wingwalking

This year’s show features jaw-dropping aerobatics, stomach-churning aerial jumps and gravity defying routines that will leave you speechless, and of course wanting more!

U.S. Navy Blue Angels Headline 2016 Air Show

The 2016 Cleveland National Air Show presented by Discount Drug Mart will feature the U.S. Navy Blue Angels and take place on Labor Day Weekend (September 3, 4 & 5).BA014

Two members of the U.S. Navy Blue Angels will be in Cleveland in preparation for the 2016 Air Show. Blue Angel #7 LT Tyler Davies of Kennesaw, GA and Blue Angel #8 CAPT Corrie Mays of Marstons Mills, MA, will do a flyover in their F/A-18 Hornet aircraft and land at Burke Lakefront Airport. The team members of the elite flying squadron will make the advance visit to meet with air show officials and supporting organizations.

2014 Blue Angels Air Show of the Year

Cleveland National Air Show Awarded for Excellence

Blue Angels Air Show of the YearThe Cleveland National Air Show received the coveted 2014 Blue Angels Air Show of the Year Award at the annual International Council of Air Shows (ICAS) convention on December 9th in Las Vegas. The Cleveland National Air Show was considered the best of the 35 Blue Angels performance locations in 2014.

The ICAS Convention is the single largest gathering of air show professionals in the world and the awards given at the convention represent the most prestigious in the air show industry.

2014 Air Show Hall of Fame

Long Time Cleveland Air Show Director Inducted

Chuck Newcomb Air Show Hall of Fame class of 2014The International Council of Air Shows inducted Chuck Newcomb, into the Air Show Hall of Fame class of 2014 on December 11th in Las Vegas. Chuck has served as the Executive Director of the Cleveland National Air Show for forty years and distinguished himself as among the very best air show event organizers in the world. Chuck joins more than 50 air show legends including Bob Hoover. To watch the induction video click here.