10th Annual Air Show will Fly in July


Gary, IN - Mayor Rudy Clay, City of Gary and Speros A. Batistatos, President/CEO of the SSCVA announced the 10th Annual South Shore Air Show will be held on July 11th and 12th of 2009.  The air show will take place on the beaches of Marquette Park in Gary from noon to approximately 4pm. There will also be an evening show at the Gary/Chicago Airport on July 10th.

Batistatos announced the following confirmed air show acts for the 2009 season (more military and civilian acts and flyovers will be announced at a later date):

US Army Golden Knights Parachute Team

F-15 Demo (US Air Force)

F-16 Fighting Falcon (US Air Force)

Heritage Flight (4 ship US Air Force)

A-10 Thunderbolt


For more information about the South Shore Air Show visit http://www.garyairshow.com/; for photos and information on US Air Force demonstration teams, visit www.af.mil/factsheets. The 10th Annual air show is presented by the South Shore CVA, the City of Gary and the Gary Jet Center.