1996 Cleveland National Air Show

Announcer: Danny Clisham

Demonstration Teams

  • US Navy Blue Angels
  • US Army Golden Knights Parachute Team

Military Demonstrations

  • US Navy F-14 Tomcat Demo
  • US Navy F-14 Tomcat / F-7F Tigercat “Flight of the Twin Engine Cats”
  • US Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon Demo
  • Canadian Air Force CF-18 Hornet Demo
  • US Air Force F-117 Nighthawk Flyby
  • US Air Force KC-10 Extender Flyby

Civilian Demonstrations

  • Red Baron Stearman Squadron (Stearman A-75)
  • Delmar Benjamin (Gee Bee R-2 replica)
  • Patty Wagstaff (Extra 300S)
  • Sean D. Tucker (Challenger II)
The 1996 Cleveland National Air Show featured the “Flight of the Twin Engine Cats.”  Representing two different generations of Grumman Naval aviation, the F-14 Tomcat was flown by Captain Dale ‘Snort’ Snodgrass and the F-7F Tigercat was flown by former Navy pilot John Ellis.