Free – Airshow at Edwards Air Force Base

By David Ball

Join the Edwards Air Force Base community for a fun-filled, spectacular Flight Test Nation 2009
Air Show and Open House Saturday, Oct. 17. This event is open to the general public and admission is free! Gates open from 7 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Performers Include:

U.S. Army Parachute Team “Golden Knights”
Tora Tora Tora
B-17G Flying Fortress Sentimental Journey
B-25 Mitchell: Disabled American Veterans
C-17 Globemaster III: March Air Reserve Base
Air Combat Command F-22A Demo Team
F-16 Viper West Demo Team
A-10 West Demonstration Team
P-38 Lightning: Heritage Flight – Steve Hinton
P-51 Mustang: Larry Lumpkin
B-1B Lancer: 419th Flight Test Squadron Flyby
B-2 Spirit: 419th Flight Test Squadron Flyby
B-52 Stratofortress: 419th Flight Test Squadron Flyby
C-17 Globemaster III: 418th Flight Test Squadron Airdrop
AT-6/SNJ Texan: Warbird Airshows – John Collver
U.S. Air Force Academy’s Glider Demo Team
Team Flying Circus

Gates open 7 a.m. and flying begins at approximately 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. The open house is slated to close at 6 p.m. so guests have ample time to enjoy the more than 40 static displays scheduled to be on the flight line.


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