F-16 Fighting Falcon Thunderbirds with the U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron perform aerial maneuvers.


It’s nearing that time again! AirPower over Hampton Roads JBLE Air and Space Expo, Langley Air Force Base’s biennial air show, takes place May 18-20, 2018. The air show is open to the public beginning Friday evening, and all day Saturday and Sunday.

The U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Team, the Thunderbirds, are scheduled to headline the air show. Other highlights include the Air Combat Command F-22 Demonstration Team, the Army Golden Knights Parachute Team, Rob Holland Ultimate Air Shows, and a Friday night act including Twin Beech 18 flyer Matt Younkin, just to name a few.

Admission is free. General admission will enter though the Armistead (West) or LaSalle Gate. Drivers will be directed to general parking. Handicap parking will only be available by entering through Armistead Gate (West Gate). Parking will also be available off-base at the Hampton Coliseum and Thomas Nelson Community College. A shuttle bus will run between those locations and the air show.

For more information on scheduled events, directions and designated parking, what to bring/not bring and more, visit or download the JBLE Air Show App in the Apple App Store or the Google Play store for Android.

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