A full roster of air show acts begin to arrive

The opening act of the Vectren Dayton Air Show was announced Tuesday.
USAF Academy Wing of Blue skydiving team at Dayton Air Show. (Photo/Vectren Dayton Air Show)

VANDALIA, Ohio (WDTN) – High flying air show acts are making their way to town.

Pilot Sean Tucker will be giving a young contest winner a special flight Wednesday morning.

Look for the U.S. Navy Blue Angels to fly into town Thursday morning around 9:00 a.m. The team is the headline act at Saturday and Sunday’s Vectren Dayton Air Show.

Other aerial acts to perform include:

  • Marine Corps C-130 “Fat Albert”
  • Marine Corps AV-8B Harrier
  • F-86 Sabre
  • Air Force Wings of Blue
  • Coast Guard HH-65 Dolphin
  • P-51D Mustang “Baby Duck”
  • F4U-5 Corsair
  • Team AeroShell
  • Patty Wagstaff

There are also plenty of static display on the air show grounds.

The gates open at 9:00 a.m. Flight acts begin at noon each day.

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