Airspace Occupied: The Atlantic City Air Show Returns August 22!
There's a whole new twist coming to Atlantic City's Airshow! This year, Atlantic City welcomes the Canadian Snowbirds to the 16th Annual Thunder Over the Boardwalk! With a test run on Tuesday, August 21, the main event is happening on August 22 from 11AM-4PM.
If you've never been to an airshow, this is bound to be one you can't miss! Check out the schedule below:
11:00am- Airspace closes
11:35am- Army Golden Knights Streamer Drop
12:00pm- National Anthems (Canadian & US) with flag jumps by Golden Knights
12:08pm- Army Golden Knights Mass exit demonstration
12:14pm- NJ-ANG F-16 4-ship flyby
12:16pm- NJ-ANG KC-135 flyby
12:18pm- 305th AMW C-17 flyby
12:20pm- 305th AMW KC-10 flyby
12:22pm- NJ-ANG Composite flyby (KC-135 & 2 F-16s)
12:24pm- Jim Beasley Jr SNJ-5 aerobatics
12:34pm- Paul Dougherty Christian Eagle aerobatics
12:48pm- 436th AMW C-17 flyby
12:50pm-FAA William J Hughes Global 5000 flyby
12:52pm- Medical Helo & Chopper 6 flyby
1:00pm- Canadian Forces Snowbirds
1:40pm- Lee Leets Tucano Demonstration
1:54pm- NJ State Police flyby
1:56pm- 166th AW C-130 flyby
1:58pm- VT-9 T-45C Goshawk flyby
2:02pm- HM-15 MH-53J SeaDragon flyby
2:05pm- GEICO Skytypers
2:20pm- MISS GEICO speedboat are with Skytypers
2:26pm- Jim Beasley Jr P-51 Mustang demonstration
2:38pm- NJ-ArNG/ ANG UH-60 demonstration & SPIES/FRIES demonstration
2:43pm- Mike Wiskus Pitts Aerobatics
2:58pm- USAF Thunderbirds Enlistment Ceramony
3:05pm- USAF Thunderbirds
4:00pm- Airshow Complete
As in years past, you can listen to all of the airshow action on WPG Talk Radio 104.1FM and 1450AM! If you'll be at the airshow, bring a portable radio tuned to WPG, or download the WPG Talk Radio app and listen live on your phone!
This blog was written by Angelina Antenucci, a Summer 2018 Digital Intern at Townsquare Media South Jersey.