Official Website of the Arctic Thunder Open House

This site is run by the 2016 JBER Arctic Thunder Open House planning team. It will provide the most up-to-date event information to enhance your overall experience. Please check back regularly for updates and changes.

Performers


PERFORMERS

Check out our cast of performers exhibiting the best high performance professional civilian aviators and the United States Armed Forces.

schedule


SCHEDULE

Plan out you visit to Arctic Thunder Open House to avoid missing any of the non-stop action. Be sure to check back for schedule updates.

Event Info


EVENT INFO

Take a moment and learn more about our 2016 event to include admissions information, entry restrictions and our video gallery.

Map


EVENT MAP

Check our comprehensive event map.  Plan your visit to see exhibits, vendors and static displays you are most interested in.

MEET THE PERFORMERS

Blue Angels
The BLUE ANGELS
United States Navy's flight demonstration squadron
F-22
F-22 Demonstration
USAF Air Combat Command F-22 Demonstration Team
CF-18
CF-18 Demonstration Team
Royal Canadian Air Forces CF-18 Demonstration Team
Heritage Flight
P-51 Heritage Flight
USAF Heritage Flight Program Demonstration Team
Starting at  09:00 AM

Gates Open

JBER officially opens its gates for public entry.

Starting at  10:00 AM

Opening Ceremonies

  • C-130 Takeoff
  • F-22 Afterburner Takeoff
  • Gary Ward & Jason Newburg Mini-Show
  • Alaska National Guard Flyover
  • F-22 National Anthem Flyby & Recovery

Followed By

  • Anna Serbinenko - Super Decathlon
  • Warbirds Demonstration
    • T-6, L-13, BT-13, Harvard, L-2, & L-1
  • Melissa Pemberton - Edge 450
  • CF-18 Hornet
  • Short Takeoff & Landing (STOL) Demo
Starting at  12:00 PM

Afternoon Events

  • Joint Force Demo
    • C-17, HH-60, UH-60, F-22, HC-130, US Army Ground Troops/Equipment, USARAK Jumpers
  • Veteran's Period
    • Drone Demo
    • House Presentation (July 30'th only)
    • Army Band Performance
  • C-17 Globemaster
  • Marcus Paine - Super Stearman
  • Team Rocket - F-1 Monoplanes
  • Greg Colyer - T-33
  • Gary Ward - MX2
  • F-22 Raptor Demo
  • Heritage Flight
    • F-22 & P-51 (Cadillac of the skies!)
  • Viper Airshows - Modified Pitts
Starting at  3:30 PM

Grand Finale

  • USN Blue Angel Demonstration Team
Starting at  5:00 PM

Event Closes

  • Arctic Thunder ends & JBER resets for the next scheduled day.

**Please check back regularly for updates and changes.**

FREE ADMISSION & PARKING

Arctic Thunder General Public Entry

  • Gate # 1 - Boniface Parkway
  • Gate # 2 - Fort Richardson via D Street Exit

You will be directed to FREE general parking after entry.

*Handicap parking is available for vehicles with the proper identification and markings.

For additional information about premium seating and corporate tents please click below for more information.