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A pair of airplanes perform synchronized loops during the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach

Photos from the 2013 Bethpage Air Show, as well as the practice sessions and media preview held earlier in the week.

A plane performs aerobatics during the 2013 Bethpage
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A plane performs aerobatics during the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

Announcer Rob Reider entertains the crowd during the
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Announcer Rob Reider entertains the crowd during the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

A plane performs aerobatics during the 2013 Bethpage
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A plane performs aerobatics during the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

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Rob Reider announces the performers and their planes
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Rob Reider announces the performers and their planes during the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

A stunt plane performs during the 2013 Bethpage
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A stunt plane performs during the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

A Canadian military plane performs during the 2013
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A Canadian military plane performs during the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

A Canadian military plane performs during the 2013
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A Canadian military plane performs during the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

A helicopter performs stunts during the 2013 Bethpage
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A helicopter performs stunts during the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

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A pair of airplanes perform synchronized loops during
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A pair of airplanes perform synchronized loops during the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

A plane performs during the 2013 Bethpage Air
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A plane performs during the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

Vintage planes perform during the 2013 Bethpage Air
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Vintage planes perform during the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

A plane performs during the 2013 Bethpage Air
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A plane performs during the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

A plane performs during the 2013 Bethpage Air
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A plane performs during the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

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A plane performs during the 2013 Bethpage Air
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A plane performs during the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

A vintage airplane performs during the 2013 Bethpage
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A vintage airplane performs during the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

A vintage airplane performs during the 2013 Bethpage
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A vintage airplane performs during the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

A plane performs in front of a smaller-than-usual
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A plane performs in front of a smaller-than-usual crowd during the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

People on the beach watch an airplane perform
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People on the beach watch an airplane perform aerial tricks during the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

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A plane performs aerobatics during the 2013 Bethpage
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A plane performs aerobatics during the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

A plane performs maneuvers during the 2013 Bethpage
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A plane performs maneuvers during the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

Vintage airplanes perform for a lighter-than-usual crowd during
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Vintage airplanes perform for a lighter-than-usual crowd during the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

People watch a performance during the 2013 Bethpage
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People watch a performance during the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

People watch planes at the start of the
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People watch planes at the start of the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

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People watch the planes at the start of
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People watch the planes at the start of the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012)

People arrive for the 2013 Bethpage Air Show
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People arrive for the 2013 Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 26, 2012).

Planes fly during a practice session for the
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Planes fly during a practice session for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh. (May 24, 2013)

Spectators watch during a practice session for the
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Spectators watch during a practice session for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh, NY. (May 24, 2013)

Planes fly during a practice session for the
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Planes fly during a practice session for the Bethpage Federal Credit Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh, NY. (May 24, 2013).

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Planes fly during a practice session for the
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Planes fly during a practice session for the Bethpage Federal Credit Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh, NY. (May 24, 2013)

Spectators watch during a practice session for the
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Spectators watch during a practice session for the Bethpage Federal Credit Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh, NY. (May 24, 2013)

Planes fly during a practice session for the
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Planes fly during a practice session for the Bethpage Federal Credit Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh, NY. (May 24, 2013)

Team Oracle aerobatic pilot, Sean Tucker, left, takes
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Team Oracle aerobatic pilot, Sean Tucker, left, takes Newsday's Meghan Glynn under his wing as she learns about loops, rolls and other stunts that spectators will see at the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach. (May 21, 2013)

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