U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds


The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds will headline the 2019 Atlanta Air Show on October 12-13, 2019 at the Atlanta Motor Speedway! This will be the first time in history a U.S. military jet demonstration team will perform over an “Aerial Stadium!”   The U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron, known to all the world as… View Article

Major Paul “Loco” Lopez


Major Paul “Loco” Lopez is the commander and pilot for the 2018 F-22 Raptor Demo Team. He is the first African-American F-22 Raptor Demo pilot and will showcase the full capabilities of the aircraft at the Atlanta Air Show on October 13-14, 2018 at Atlanta Motor Speedway.   Growing up in Virginia Beach, Air Force… View Article

F-22 Raptor Demo Team


The U.S. Air Force F-22 Raptor Demo Team will headline the Atlanta Air Show on October 13-14, 2018 at the Atlanta Motor Speedway.  The Raptor is the most advanced fighter aircraft in the world today. The F-22’s combination of stealth, supercruise, maneuverability, and advanced avionics make it invisible to radar and allow it to outperform any… View Article

Sky Soldiers Cobra Demo Team


The Sky Soldiers Tactical Helicopter Demo Team will perform at the Atlanta Air Show on October 13-14, 2018 over the Atlanta Motor Speedway.   The Sky Soldiers Tactical Helicopter Demo Team is a dedicated group of veteran pilots performing at various events around the country in support of our country’s military and veterans. The mission… View Article

B-25 Panchito WWII Bomber


The Atlanta Air Show will feature the famous “Panchito” B-25 Bomber on October 13-14, 2018 at the Atlanta Motor Speedway in commemoration of World War II and in salute to all our veterans.   The North American B-25 Mitchell was an American twin-engined medium bomber manufactured by North American Aviation. It was used by many Allied air forces,… View Article

P-51 Mustang Demo


The Atlanta Air Show will feature a P-51 Mustang Demo showcasing the incredible maneuverability and that unmistakable sound that made this World War II era fighter the legend of it’s time.  Even today, the P-51 Mustang is an air show favorite.   The North American Aviation P-51 Mustang was an American long-range, single-seat fighter and fighter-bomber… View Article

L-39 Cold War Era Jet Demo


  The 2018 Atlanta Air Show will feature an L-39 Cold War Era jet demo when it debuts on October 13-14 to Atlanta Motor Speedway.   The Czechoslovakian L-39 was built as the successor to their earlier trainer, the L-29 Delfin. Design. Work began in 1966, and the first prototype made its initial flight on November 4, 1968…. View Article

Screamin Sasquatch


  The Atlanta Air Show will feature the Screamin Sasquatch Jack Link’s Jet Waco, a highly modified 1929 Taperwing Waco on October 14-15, 2017 at the Atlanta Motor Speedway   The Screamin Sasquatch is powered by a Pratt & Whitney 985 Radial Engine and a CJ610 Jet Engine. These dual power-plants will provide over 4,500 lbs…. View Article

U.S. Coast Guard SAR Demo


The Atlanta Air Show will feature a U.S. Coast Guard Hurricane Search and Rescue Demonstration on October 13-14, 2018 at the Atlanta Motor Speedway.  The search and rescue demonstration will showcase how the Coast Guard performed an out-the-door rescue of over 11,000 people in distress during the recent hurricanes, from an HH-65 Daphine helicopter hovering overhead…. 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