Air Show
2019 Joint Base Andrews Air Show

The 2019 Joint Base Andrews Air Show featuring the Air Force Thunderbirds and the Navy Blue Angels 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.

The "Legends in Flight" air show at JBA is a FREE event, but click here for information on VIP tickets.

Check back for an updated schedule of events.
Schedule/Parking

**ALL TIMES SUBJECT TO CHANGE**

May 10:

- DoD / DV Day (DoD ID Cardholders only) STEM Field trip

-  9 a.m.: ramp open

-  10:30 - 11:30 a.m. Opening Ceremonies

-  11:30 - Noon Aerial Demos 

  Noon - 1:30 p.m. Blue Angels

-  1:30 - 3 p.m. Aerial Demos

-  3 - 4:30 p.m. Thunderbirds

  5 p.m.: ramp closed


May 11:

- General Public

- 9 a.m.: ramp open

- 10:30 - 10:45 a.m. Opening Ceremonies

- 10:45 a.m. - Noon Aerial Demos 

Noon - 1:30 p.m. Thunderbirds

- 1:30 - 3 p.m. Aerial Demos

- 3 - 4:30 p.m. Blue Angels

5 p.m.: ramp closed


May 12:

- General Public

- 9 a.m.: ramp open

- 10:30 - 10:45 a.m. Opening Ceremonies

- 10:45 a.m. - Noon Aerial Demos 

-  Noon - 1:30 p.m. Blue Angels

- 1:30 - 3 p.m. Aerial Demos

- 3 - 4:30 p.m. Thunderbirds

-  5 p.m.: ramp closed


Parking:

DoD ID Cardholders: on base all 3 days

All others: FedEx Field, shuttle bus service (handicap accessible) - Please allow enough time to find parking and take the 20 minute bus ride to JBA. 

Prohibited Items

Coolers (Exception are 12"x12" or smaller for Medical Purposes, must have identification to verify medical status)

Backpacks

Camelbacks

Narcotics & Paraphernalia

Camera bags larger than one cubic foot

Roller Blades, Skates and Skateboards

Weapons of any type

Bikes

Pets

All Food (unless Diabetic, with ID to verify)

No Beverages, opened or closed (exception is Baby Formula)

Performers/Displays

Performers:

Air Force Thunderbirds

Navy Blue Angels

Army Golden Knights Parachute Jump Team

Geico Skytypers

Patty Wagstaff

B-25 Panchito

Commemorative Air Force P-51 Redtail

Shockwave Jet Truck

Air Combat Command A-10 Demo

USAF Heritage Flight 

MIchael Goulian

Oracle Flight Team

Tora Bomb Group (Pyrotechnics)

Kent Pietsch

Hometown Fliers:

USAF Band

USAF Honor Guard / Drill Team

Static Displays:

CAF Redtail P-51

UH-1N

More to come!

 

Exhibits:

STEM: Hands-on, interactive, educational displays geared toward a high-school audience. Open to surrounding schools as a field trip, May 10.

 

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

Email

Vendors: usaf.jbanafw.afdw-staff.mbx.11-fss-fsr-naf@mail.mil

Sponsors: crashae.c.curry.naf@mail.mil

Exhibits: usaf.jbanafw.744-cs.cal.airshowstem-exhibitors@mail.mil