This FREE event is open to the public.
Have questions? Check our FAQ for the answers!
Buses run from the Las Vegas Motor Speedway to the event entrance on base beginning at 9 a.m.
Opening Ceremony begins at 10 a.m.
Buses stop taking guests to the event at 1 p.m.
Event gates close at 4:30 p.m.
Saturday November 16/Sunday November 17
9:30 a.m. Vicky Benzing in her 1940 Boeing Stearman
9:45 a.m. C-130 Hercules Streamer Drop
9:50 a.m. U.S. Air Force Academy Glider Team
10 a.m. Opening Ceremony with Special Operations Command Para-Commandos and F-22 Raptor fly-by
10:20 a.m. Trojan Thunder T-28
10:30 a.m. C-17 Globemaster III and KC-135 Stratotanker Demo
10:50 a.m. P-51 Mustang
11 a.m. MQ-9 Reaper fly-by
11:10 a.m. EA-18 Growler
11:30 a.m. Combined Arms Demo, highlighting Air Superiority capabilities, Close Air Support, and Combat Search and Rescue
12:30 p.m. Immortal Red Baron vs. Rower Airshows: 2 World War I biplanes
12:45 p.m. Marine Corps CH-53 Super Stallion
1:15 p.m. F-35 Lightning II Demo
1:35 p.m. Heritage Flight with an F-35 Lightning II and three F-86 Sabres
1:45 p.m. Special Operations Command Para-Commandos
2:00 p.m. Saturday - U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds Ground Show and Aerial Performance
2:00 p.m. Sunday - Julie Clark and her T-34
2:15 p.m. Sunday - U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds Ground Show and Aerial Performance
All times and performers subject to change.
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General and handicap parking is at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway located at 7000 Las Vegas Blvd. North. Free buses from the Speedway to the event entrance start running at 9 AM and will stop taking guests to the event at 1 PM.
To purchase upgraded seating for the Aviation Nation 2019, click on the link below:
If you have questions about tickets, you may call the ticketing company at (702) 342-1777.
For questions concerning concessions, contact Air Show Network at firstname.lastname@example.org
-Cessna A-37 Dragonfly
-Cessna 172 Skyhawk
-EC-130H Compass Call
-F-16 Fighting Falcon
-HH-60 Pave Hawk
-Aero L-39 Albatros
-RC-135 Rivet Joint
-T-33A Shooting Star
-T-6 Texan II
-USAFA Glider Team
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