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US Army Golden Knights Added to South Shore Air Show

US Army Golden Knights Parachute Team

US Army Golden Knights Parachute Team.
Photo provided by the South Shore CVA and used with written permission.

By Nicki Mackowski-Gladstone
South Shore CVA
http://southshorecva.com/

UPDATE 6/25/2014: This event has been cancelled due to excessive flooding at the venue.

While flying under banners of black and gold, the US Army Golden Knights will perform during the 2014 South Shore Air Show, set to take place at Fair Oaks Farms in Newton County, July 11-13, 2014.

The US Army Golden Knights is the Army’s official parachute team. With teams both competing in competitions and demonstrating their skills during air shows and special events, crowds are entertained by their precision and maneuverability.

Beginning their shows at an altitude of 12,500 feet, the US Army Golden Knights showcase maneuvers and formations such as the baton pass, the cutaway maneuver, the diamond track and the diamond formation.

The US Air Force Thunderbirds were previously announced as the headliners at this year’s air show.

Fair Oaks Farms is a 33,000-acre attraction, allowing the South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority and Fair Oaks Farms ample room to make additions to the family-fun event. Attendees will enjoy breathtaking aerial acrobatics, Fair Oaks Farm attractions, military displays, a beer garden, food and novelty vendors as well as new additions.

Fair Oaks Farms is located just west of I-65 Exit 220 at 856 N County Rd 600 East. For more information on the South Shore Air Show, visit www.southshoreairshow.com, or call 219-989-7770.

South Shore Air Show at Fair Oaks Farms, July 11-13

April 26, 2014 Leave a comment
US Air Force Thunderbirds

The US Air Force Thunderbirds are the headliners at the South Shore Air Show, July 11-13.
Photo courtesy of the Media Gallery at http://afthunderbirds.com/.

By Nicki Mackowski-Gladstone
South Shore Convention & Visitors Association
http://southshoreairshow.com/

UPDATE 6/25/2014: This event has been cancelled due to excessive flooding at the venue.

The South Shore Convention and Visitors Authority is pleased to announce the United States Air Force Thunderbirds as the headliners of the 2014 South Shore Air Show. The South Shore Air Show will be presented at Fair Oaks Farms in Newton County, Indiana, July 11-13, 2014.

The US Air Force Thunderbirds is the aerial demonstration squadron that showcases the pride, precision and professionalism of American airmen and the skills that all fighter pilots must possess. Spectators will be marveled by the Thunderbirds and the capabilities of the F-16 Fighting Falcon, the Air Force’s premier multi-role fighter jet, as they perform a variety of stunning aerial formations. To watch a video on the Thunderbirds, visit http://bit.ly/1ijjtGm.

Fair Oaks Farms is a 33,000 acre attraction located at 856 N County Rd 600 East, Fair Oaks, Indiana, just west of I-65 Exit 220. This enables the two organizations to have ample room to make additions to the family-fun event. Attendees will enjoy exciting aerial acrobatics, Fair Oaks Farm attractions, as well as new additions.

More air show acts will be announced in the coming weeks. For more information on the air show, visit www.southshoreairshow.com or call 219-554-2720.