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James Neiss/staff photographer
Town of Niagara, NY - Airshow Director Major Benjamin Canetti, 914th Air Refueling Wing, and Civilian Air Show Chair Bill Wagner field questions about the 2018 Thunder of Niagara International Air Show June 9 and 10.
From: "NICHOLS, KEVIN L MSgt USAF AFRC 914 ARW/PA"
Subject: MEDIA INVITE: 2018 Thunder of Niagara International Air Show Press Conference
Date: May 7, 2018 at 1:01:36 PM EDT
To: 914 ARW/PA <914AW.PA@us.af.mil>
United States Air Force Reserve
914th Air Refueling Wing, Public Affairs
9965 Blewett Ave., Bldg. 902
Niagara Falls ARS, NY 14304-6007
Commercial (716) 236-2136/2138
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE DATE: May 7, 2018
2018 Thunder of Niagara International Air Show Information Release Press Conference
NIAGARA FALLS AIR RESERVE STATION, N.Y. - Key planners of the 2018 Thunder of Niagara International Air Show are scheduled to hold a press conference at the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station on Tuesday, May 8, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. to discuss plans and parking for this year's air show and provide information on the exciting line up of performers to include the USAF Thunderbirds and the Canadian Forces Snowbirds.
This year's air show poster will be unveiled by Col. Mark Larson, 914th Air Refueling Wing commander, and Col. Robert Kilgore, 107th Attack Wing commander.
Additionally, two KC-135 Stratotankers are scheduled to take off from the installation for a training mission and this footage may be a useful visual in future Thunder of Niagara broadcasts.
The 2018 Thunder of Niagara International Air Show will increase public awareness of our Canadian and American military forces, highlight the bravery of our men and women in uniform and show the base's appreciation to the people of Western New York and Ontario for their many years of tremendous support.
Interested media members should report to the main gate on Lockport Rd. at 10:30 a.m. for escort to the flight line press conference site.
To RSVP or for additional information please contact the 914 ARW Public Affairs office at (716) 236-2136.
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