The Branson Airport has a new addition to the first ever Branson Air Show. A Canadian Air Force CF-18 Hornet fighter jet has been added to the event, which is scheduled for May 9-10. The jet is being brought to Branson by the Canadian Air force to coincide with their celebration of Canada’s 100th anniversary of powered flight.
The Branson Air Show is being held the grand opening weekend of the Branson Airport and is set to include a variety of aircrafts & exhibits, including a U.S. Navy F-18 Hornet & U.S. Air Force A-10 Thunderbolt, as well as a Virtual Army Experience and America’s Army computer game.
These aircraft and exhibits join a long list of America’s top air show performers, including the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds, U.S. Army Golden Knights, Aeroshell Aerobatic Team, Manfred Radius, Patty Wagstaff, John Klatt (Air National Guard) and many more. The show will also feature B-17, B-25, P-51 Mustang, Sea Fury, P-47 and Corsair static displays.