Florida International Air Show Returns to SWFL with United States Air Force Thunderbirds, Organizers Expecting Thousands in Attendance
Publish Date: November 2, 2023 - 8:21 am
In exciting local news, the Florida International Air Show is set to make a comeback this weekend, with organizers anticipating a turnout of 15,000-17,000 people. The much-awaited Air Show will be held at the Punta Gorda airport on Saturday and Sunday and will showcase the United States Air Force Thunderbirds.
The Florida International Air Show has always been a popular event in Southwest Florida, drawing aviation enthusiasts from all over the region. After a hiatus last year due to the pandemic, the Air Show is back with a bang, and organizers are expecting a great turnout.
The United States Air Force Thunderbirds, the headline act of the show, are known for their thrilling aerial acrobatics and precision flying. The Thunderbirds are the Air Force’s official demonstration team, and their performances are always a crowd-pleaser.
Apart from the Thunderbirds, the Air Show will also feature a range of other planes and helicopters, including vintage aircraft, military planes, and commercial airliners. There will be plenty of opportunities for visitors to get up close and personal with the planes, meet the pilots, and learn about the history and technology of aviation.
With the return of the Florida International Air Show, Southwest Florida is in for an action-packed weekend of aviation and excitement. So mark your calendars and get ready to witness some of the best aerial displays in the world!