Owensboro announces lineup for air show

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Courtesy: Owensboro Air Show

OWENSBORO, Ky. (WEHT) – On Tuesday, the City of Owensboro announced the lineup for its 2019 Owensboro Air Show which will take place September 13-15.

A B-25 Mitchell Bomber will be returning to the show for the first time in a few years. The aircraft was made famous as the one flown by the Doolittle Raiders in World War II.

The Army Aviation Heritage Sky Soldiers will be bringing their AH-1 Cobra and UH-1 Huey helicopters back to the show this year as well.

The show will also include military jets such as a Northrop F-5, F-86 Sabre and a MiG 17.

Team Aeroshell will be bringing its famed T-6 Texan.

The Philips 66 Aerostars will be bringing a four-ship demonstration, along with Red Bull air racer Kevin Coleman and aerobatic showman Billy Werth and his Pitts biplane.

For a list of performers, click here.

The show will take place at the Owensboro-Daviess County Regional Airport on Friday, September 13.

On Saturday and Sunday, September 14 and 15, it will take place in downtown Owensboro.

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(This story was originally published on July 23, 2019)

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