U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds


The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds will headline the 2018 Melbourne Air & Space Show sponsored by Northrop Grumman, March 17-18, 2018 at Melbourne International Airport.   The U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron, known to all the world as the “Thunderbirds” are the Air Force’s Ambassadors in Blue. They represent the 600,000 men and women… View Article

Flight Line Club VIP


Thousands of spectators see the air show from the crowd line, but far less get to experience it without the crowd.  Join the experienced spectators in the ultimate Air Show VIP viewing spot, the Flight Line Club!  Be one of the few to enjoy this VIP experience on the flight line directly at show center…. View Article

U.S. SOCOM Para-Commandos


The United States Special Operations Command (U.S. SOCOM) Parachute Team, called the Para-Commandos, is composed of volunteers from the United States Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines and U.S. government civilians who are assigned to Special Operations Command. They are selected for the team after a rigorous training program. They participate with the U.S. SOCOM Parachute… View Article

Kent Pietsch


While most aerobatic performers have one basic program, Kent Pietsch performs three different acts that leave spectators mesmerized. The most dramatic is a performance where he begins by turning the engine off at 6,000 feet in altitude then ends with a rooftop landing on a moving RV! The most well known is Kent’s comedy act… View Article

Photo Pit


The Photo Pit offers an incredible spot right in front of the airboss stand to get that perfect shot. The Photo Pit is forward of the crowd line offering a totally unobstructed view of the full aerobatic box! Perfect for seasoned or amateur photographers, the Photo Pit allows you to get close-up shots all day… View Article