Budget cuts force cancellation of MCAS Beaufort air show

BEAUFORT, S.C. (WCIV) - The 2013 Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort Air Show, scheduled for April 27-28, has been canceled, reported the air station on Thursday.

According to a statement released by the base,{}Headquarters Marine Corps made the decision to cancel the Air Show in order to minimize the fiscal impact on vital programs, operational readiness and mission capabilities possibly affected by sequestration.

New dates have not yet been scheduled.