DAYTON, Ohio (WKEF/WRGT) – The Vectren Dayton Air Show has been ranked the number four air show in the country according to readers of USA Today.
Last year the show was ranked number eight, organizers call it an honor to be on the prestigious list. “We are very proud of the show, its volunteers, fans and sponsors for making this possible” said Scott Buchanan Chairman of the USATS Board of Trustees, producers of the show.
Taking the number one spot was the Marine Corps Air Station show at Cherry Point, North Carolina. The Pensacola Naval Air Station show, which is the home of the U.S. Navy’s Blue Angels came in at number two. The number three spot went to the Bell Fort Worth Alliance show in the Dallas/Fort Worth, Texas area.
More than 1,000 volunteers work each year to put on the Vectren Dayton Air Show. Next year’s show will be headlines by the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds and will be held on June 22nd and 23rd.