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2019 Joint Base Andrews Air Show

The 2019 Joint Base Andrews Air Show featuring the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds is scheduled for May 10-12, 2019.

A variety of presentations from military services and other organizations will be present including the KC-135, the F-16 Fighting Falcon, and the UH-1N Iroquois.

The air show kicks off Friday, May 10, with a full program open to the Department of Defense cardholders and special invites only.

On Saturday and Sunday, May 11 to 12, JBA will open its gates to the public.

Free public parking will be available at FedEx Field with shuttles taking attendees to the base from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from the base to FedEx Field until 5 p.m. No public parking will be available on Joint Base Andrews.

No general admission tickets are required to see the show. Attendance is free and open to the public.

Check back for an updated schedule of events.


May 10:

-          DoD / DV Day (DoD ID Cardholders only)

-          9 a.m.: ramp open

-          STEM Field trip for school students

-          1 p.m.: Thunderbirds (takeoff 1:30 p.m.; land 2:15 p.m.)

-          3 p.m.: ramp closed


May 11/12:

-          General Public

-          9 a.m.: ramp open

-          1030: parachute jump acts, military demos, aerobatic acts, warbird acts

-          3 p.m.: Thunderbirds (takeoff 3:30 p.m.; land 4:15 p.m.)

-          5 p.m.: ramp closed



DoD ID Cardholders: on base all 3 days

All others: FedEx Field, shuttle bus service (handicap accessible)


Map details coming.



Air Force Thunderbirds

Army Golden Knights Parachute Jump Team

Geico Sktypers

Patty Wagstaff

B-25 Panchito piloted by Larry Kelley

Commemorative Air Force P-51 Redtail

Shockwave Jet Truck

Hometown Fliers:


USAF Honor Guard / Drill Team

Static Displays:

CAF Redtail P-51


More to come!





Contact Us

Check for updates on the Facebook page.

Contact the base operator at 301-981-1110

To reach the Public Affairs office call 240-612-4428