National Cherry Festival Air Show 2017 Schedule
July 1 - 2, 2017
See the 2017 National Cherry Festival over West Grand Traverse Bay.
Enjoy the 91st National Cherry Festival Air Show, on July 1 and July 2, 2017 for 2 exciting air shows.
Airshow Starts at 1:15 pm.
You can watch from the shores of West Grand Traverse Bay.
National Cherry Festival Air Show 2017
U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds
A Thunderbirds air demonstration is a mix of formation flying and solo routines. The 4-jet diamond formation demonstrates the training and precision of Air Force pilots, while the lead and opposing solo aircraft highlight some of the maximum capabilities of the F-16 Fighting Falcon. The pilots perform approximately 40 maneuvers in a demonstration.
U.S. Army Golden Knights
The team is composed of approximately 95 men and women, which includes 4 parachute units, an aviation unit and a headquarters. The demonstration teams, which use 5 dedicated aircraft, perform at more than 100 events per year.
U.S. Coast Guard
Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City was established in 1946 and is a part of the United States Coast Guards Ninth District. Since 1995, Air Station Traverse City has controlled and manned Air Facilities throughout southern Lake Michigan. The area of operations includes all of Lake Michigan and a greater part of Lake Superior and Lake Huron.
John Klatt Air Show Team
Enjoy the team as they fly some of the most unique high-performance aerobatic aircraft in the world. The team's goal is to entertain with a unique blend of precision, power and performance.
KC Aerosports, LLC is based in the Traverse City, Operated by Kevin Copeland, offering upset maneuver recovery training, spin training, scenic air tours, basic and precision Aerobatic lessons for pilots, and Aerobatic thrill rides for non-pilots flown over the beautiful Grand Traverse Bay area.
Bill Stein's Edge 540
Bill's Edge 540 is perfect for airshows. Enjoy Bill's amazing airshow flying routine, and the completely new and unique look of the Bill Stein Edge 540.
If you get the opportunity visit the ....
National Naval Aviation Museum in Pensacola, Florida
More than 150 beautifully restored aircraft representing the United States Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard Aviation.