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Here Comes the Boom, The Thunderbirds have Arrived in the Area for Air Show


Pickaway County – Here comes the boom! Be ready this weekend Ashville and Northern Pickaway County expect to see and hear a lot of aircraft in your area.

The Columbus Air Show is set to make a thrilling return to Rickenbacker International Airport from June 14 to June 16. This highly anticipated event promises a weekend full of aerial excitement, showcasing both modern military aircraft and vintage warbirds, along with a variety of ground displays and family-friendly activities.

Spectacular Aerial Displays

The highlight of the show will undoubtedly be the breathtaking aerial performances. Attendees can look forward to seeing the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds, known for their precision flying and jaw-dropping maneuvers. Other notable performances will include aerobatic displays by top civilian pilots and demonstrations by historic aircraft from various eras of aviation history.

Ground Exhibits and Activities

In addition to the aerial performances, the Columbus Air Show will feature numerous ground exhibits. These will include static displays of aircraft, providing visitors with the opportunity to get up close and personal with a variety of planes. There will also be interactive exhibits and educational displays aimed at inspiring the next generation of aviators and engineers.

Family-Friendly Environment

The event is designed to be family-friendly, offering a range of activities for children, including flight simulators, STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) educational zones, and opportunities to meet pilots and crew members. Food vendors and merchandise stalls will also be available, ensuring that there is something for everyone to enjoy.

Logistics and Tickets

Rickenbacker International Airport, known for its spacious facilities, is an ideal location for such a large-scale event. Ample parking and easy access will ensure a smooth experience for attendees. Tickets are available for purchase online, with various options including general admission, VIP packages, and special family rates.

The Columbus Air Show is not just an event for aviation enthusiasts but a community celebration bringing together people of all ages to marvel at the wonders of flight. Mark your calendars and get ready for an unforgettable experience from June 14-16 at Rickenbacker International Airport.

For more information and to purchase tickets, visit the official Columbus Air Show website.