There's nothing quite like the high octane energy of an air show, where stunt teams and pilots show off their skills. Attending one of these 10 American air shows, a selection of the best in the nation according to our readers, lets aviation enthusiasts get up close to a variety of flying machines (and you don't have to be an enthusiast to have a good time).
The top 10 winners in the category Best Air Show are as follows:
- National Championship Air Races - Reno
- EAA AirVenture Oshkosh - Oshkosh, Wis.
- Battle Creek Field of Flight Air Show - Battle Creek, Mich.
- NAS Pensacola Blue Angels Homecoming Air Show - Pensacola, Fla.
- Mid-Atlantic Air Museum WWII Weekend - Reading, Penn.
- Planes of Fame Air Show - Chino, Calif.
- MCAS Miramar Air Show - San Diego
- Vectren Dayton Air Show - Dayton, Ohio
- SUN 'n FUN International Fly-In & Expo - Lakeland, Fla.
- Chicago Air and Water Show - Chicago
Congratulations to all these winning events! Remember to mark your calendars and keep your eyes on the sky.License the 10Best Readers' Choice Award Logo