2022 Atlantic City Air Show Schedule

(U.S. Air Force Photo/SrA Cory W. Bush)

The Atlantic City Airshow is the world’s premier midweek beachfront airshow, drawing more than 500,000 spectators annually, and set to take to the skies on Wednesday, Aug. 24 starting at 11 a.m.

This year’s star-studded Airshow lineup includes the U.S. Army Golden Knights , U.S.A.F. Thunderbirds , and the U.S. Navy’s F/A-18 Super Hornet “Rhino” East Coast Demo Team, as well as civilian acts, including Chris Thomas Airshows , Paul Dougherty Airshows , Full Throttle Formation Team , and Jim Beasley.

Full show day performance schedule for 2022 Meet AC Atlantic City Airshow:

11:00 AM: Airspace Closes for Airshow, TFR in Effect, Boats in Place
11:30 AM: US Army Golden Knights Flag Jump w/National Anthem
11:38 AM: US Army Golden Knights Mass Exit Show
11:44 AM: NJ ANG 177th FW F-16 Flyby
11:45 AM: NJ ANG 108th WG KC-135 Flyby
11:47 AM: NBC 10 Helicopter Flybys
11:50 AM: NJ ANG Composite Wing Flyby (KC-135 & (2) F-16s)
11:52 AM: Chris Thomas SNJ-2 Aerobatics
12:03 PM: USN MH-53 Super Stallions Flyover
12:09 PM: USAF C-17A Globemaster III Demonstration
12:23 PM: Medical Helicopter Flybys
12:25 PM: NJ State Police Flybys
12:33 PM: 552 nd ACW E-3C Sentry Flyby
12:35 PM: NJ-ArNG/NJ-ANG UH-60 SPIES/FRIES Demonstration
12:43 PM: 552 nd ACW E-3C Sentry Flyby
12:45 PM: 1 st HS, UH-1N Twin Huey (2-ship) Flyby
12:49 PM: FAA William J Hughes Aircraft Flybys (2-passes)
12:54 PM: Jim Beasley Jr./Ed Shipley Ti-6 (2-ship) Demo
1:06 PM: US Coast Guard Search & Rescue Demonstration
1:16 PM: Paul Dougherty Eagle Aerobatics
1:34 PM: Full Throttle Formation Team
1:49 PM: Army Golden Knights Parachute Demonstration
2:09 PM: Jim Beasley Jr. P-51 Mustang Demonstration
2:19 PM: USN F/A-18 Super Hornet Demonstration
2:34 PM: USN Legacy Flight F/A-18 & FG-1D Corsair
2:49 PM: USAF Thunderbirds Enlistment Ceremony
3:00 PM: USAF Thunderbirds
5:00 PM: Airspace Re-opens; TFR Ends

NOTE: The 2022 Atlantic City Airshow schedule and performing acts are all subject to change without notice; changes may be due to mechanical considerations, weather conditions and other matters beyond the control of the event and performers.

The Airshow’s Practice Day is set for Tuesday, Aug. 23 beginning at 11 a.m. and will feature many of the Airshow performers as they take to the skies to “practice” for the big day.

For those planning to attend on show day, remember that the 2022 Meet AC Atlantic City Airshow is a FREE event – with spectacular views of the show from the free public beaches and Boardwalk in Atlantic City.

For more information on the Meet AC Atlantic City Airshow, visit AtlanticCityAirshow.com .

2022 Atlantic City Air show
August 24 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm

Tentative Start Time: 11 AM.


Air Force Thunderbirds and the Army parachute team Golden Knights.

Navy’s F/A-18 Super Hornet “Rhino” team.

Event draws more than 500,000 spectators.

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2 thoughts on “2022 Atlantic City Air Show Schedule”

  1. Thank you for the update! The Atlantic City Air Show is a big event that draws over 500,000 visitors to this popular tourist destination. The free beaches and iconic Boardwalk in Atlantic City provide excellent views of the airshow. Furthermore, the spectacle will be visible from ocean-facing hotel rooms and other outdoor locations.

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