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Greater Binghamton Air Show to Return in June 2018

Greater Binghamton Air Show Flying Back This Summer

Proud to Announce Tioga Downs as Presenting Partner for 2018 

(TOWN OF MAINE, NY) Broome County officials were joined by Jeff Gural, owner of Tioga Downs, today to proudly announce the return of the Greater Binghamton Air Show on June 23, 2018. 

“I’ve been eager to make this exciting announcement about the 2018 Air Show. We look forward to offering a spectacular lineup of performances and displays for everyone to enjoy this summer,” said Jason Garnar, Broome County Executive. 

Broome County is pleased to announce Tioga Downs as the Presenting Partner for the 2018 Greater Binghamton Air Show. 

"It is our great pleasure to once again sponsor the Greater Binghamton Air Show," Jeff Gural, owner of Tioga Downs, said. "The Air Show is a beloved tradition with a great deal of local history in the Southern Tier. Assisting with wonderful events like this is our way of saying thank you to the community that's so graciously welcomed and supported Tioga Downs Casino Resort since we opened in 2006." 

This year’s Air Show will be held on Saturday, June 23 at the Greater Binghamton Airport. Gates will open at 10 a.m. with jam-packed, exciting performances from noon until 4 p.m. 

This one-day show will feature headlining performances by the U.S. Army Golden Knights Parachute Team and the U.S. Air Force A-10 Demonstration Team which will also fly a Heritage Flight, a sentimental tribute that will feature the modern-day A-10 Thunderbolt flying in formation with a WWII era P-51 Mustang.  

The event will also include incredible aerial performances by world renowned aerobatics performers. There will be a wide array of aerobatic, formation, and single team aircraft performances.   

“The Air Show is always a huge hit with our community. It’s simply a fun, exciting day of family friendly entertainment.” Said David Hickling, Broome County Commissioner of Aviation, “We are so thankful for Tioga Downs and all of our corporate sponsors for their support in bringing the air show to the Greater Binghamton Airport.” 

Ticket and parking information, performers and aircraft displays will be announced in the coming months. More information regarding the Air Show, sponsorships, vendors, and volunteer opportunities can be found at flybgm.com. 

The Greater Binghamton Air Show was last held in 2014 with an estimated attendance of 12,000 people.

03/19/2018 - 4:00pm