A spokeswoman, Melissa Jurcan, says Seafair received official notice Tuesday morning of the cancellation. The performance had been in question because of cuts in federal spending plans.
Seafair says it will still have an air show to go along with the hydroplane races -- an August tradition in Seattle.
Seafair has booked the Patriots Jet Team -- a six jet aerobatic team.
More Northwest Headlines
Land trust in Oregon holding out hope for Skyline Forest ACLU lawsuit: County jails people who can’t pay court fines Groups form alliance to tackle climate change by initiative Oregon shooter’s mother wrote about guns in online forum Shooter tackled by teacher in Lacey school to be tried as juvenile Oregon mill worker struck by slow-moving train dies Judge dismisses lawsuit in death of Susan Powell boys Seattle woman charged in death of boyfriend’s toddler son
Our new comment system is not supported in IE 7. Please upgrade your browser here.