Back with a Boom! The Barksdale Air Show

After a year off, the popular Barksdale Air Show at is back! Mark your calendars for May 18 & 19.

This year’s show will be headlined by the Canadian Snowbirds, with performances by “Tora, Tora, Tora!”, Chris Darnell with the Aftershock jet truck, the F-35 Demo Team and Mark Henley. Other acts the audience can anticipate include the B-52, B-2, B-1, F-35, KC-135, and the U.S. Army Black Dagger parachute team. Expect to see some action on the ground as well. There will be a variety of stationary displays with crew members available to give visitors a look inside, talk and answer questions. 25 planes will be on display.

Canadian Snowbirds

Courtesy: Canadian Snowbirds

Gates will open to the Barksdale Defenders of Liberty Air & Space Show at 9:00 am both days and the show starts at 11:00 am. Parking and admission will be free.

We will continue to update with a schedule and more information when it becomes available. Fans can stay up to date with the Barksdale Air Show on the Team Barksdale App and Facebook page.

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