What: The Great Pacific Airshow, headlined by the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds, will make its return to Huntington Beach, Oct. 19 – 21. This year’s Airshow will be bigger than ever with a never before seen aircraft, military flybys and thrilling aerobatic performers. More than two million people are expected over the three-day event.
Who: Thunderbirds and other performers including Jeff Boerboon and his Yak 110 making its West Coast debut, a KC 135 Stratotanker and C-17 Globemaster, a Black Hawk EU60 Helicopter, Mike Wiskus, Matt Chapman, Sammy Mason, Greg Colyer, Paul Strickland and Bill Stein.
When: The free, family-friendly Airshow will take to the skies from 11:30 am – 4:30pm, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 19 -21. VIP premium viewing tickets are available for purchase.
On Thursday, Oct. 18 at 6 p.m., there will be a community kick off at 5th and PCH in Huntington Beach, to welcome the Airshow performers. This free event will include live music, food, official Airshow merchandise and a performer question and answer session.
¨ Thunderbird team flight on Thursday, Oct. 18 from 1-2 p.m.
¨ Thunderbird team practice flight Friday, Oct. 19 10:30-11:30 a.m.
¨ Pacific Airshow flies 11:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 19 – 21
For frequently asked questions and public safety info, please visit: www.pacificairshow.com.