Thunderbirds canceled, but night air show is still on

WICHITA — The night portion of the air show at McConnell Air Force Base will go on as scheduled despite the cancellation this afternoon of a performance by the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds.

McConnell officials said the Thunderbirds performance, which had been scheduled for 3:30 p.m., was canceled because of approaching thunderstorms.

The Night Show will include the U. S. Marine Corps Silent Drill Platoon, Jet Outhouse and Dan Buchanan Night Glider Demo.