2022 Aerospace Valley Open House, Air Show and STEM Expo

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October 15-16, 2022 @ 0830

Edwards Air Force Base, California

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Excitement For The Entire Family!

2022 AVAS Weekend Schedule

STEM DAY (NOT OPEN TO GENERAL PUBLIC)
The base will be closed to the general public, but open to valid DOD cardholders and Edwards Air Force Base families. A full practice air show will be conducted throughout the afternoon.

0900

Gates Open

AVAS Day 1

12,000 Students

STEM DAY! Over 12,000 students from across California will arrive at Edwards Air Force Base for a special day of hands-on inspiration and innovation. We may just break the record for ‘Worlds Largest Field Trip’!

1700

Gates Close

End Of AVAS Day 1

0900

Gates Open

AVAS Day #2

Come To Edwards Air Force Base

The Aerospace Valley Air Show is an entirely new event dedicated to showcasing the best of STEM and aviation. Organized by the 412th Test Wing, Edwards Air Force Base, this event will be the first open house for the base in 13 years. The weekend consists of a large STEM Expo with nearly 60 hands-on displays and activities, a large air show headlined by the USAF Thunderbirds Flight Demonstration Team, and several surprises you will have to see to believe! Crowd favorites such as a Kids Zone and beer garden round out the entertainment. General admission to show grounds is free to everyone.
2022 marks the 75th anniversary of the United States Air Force, while October 14, 2022 marks 75 years of breaking the sound barrier over the sky above Edwards. During this weekend, we will pay homage to both legacies with historic aircraft and sonic booms, mixed with the latest in cutting-edge aviation… You never know who will drop in from the desert sky!

0900

Gates Open

AVAS Day #3

Come To Edwards Air Force Base

The Aerospace Valley Air Show is an entirely new event dedicated to showcasing the best of STEM and aviation. Organized by the 412th Test Wing, Edwards Air Force Base, this event will be the first open house for the base in 13 years. The weekend consists of a large STEM Expo with nearly 60 hands-on displays and activities, a large air show headlined by the USAF Thunderbirds Flight Demonstration Team, and several surprises you will have to see to believe! Crowd favorites such as a Kids Zone and beer garden round out the entertainment. General admission to show grounds is free to everyone.
2022 marks the 75th anniversary of the United States Air Force, while October 14, 2022 marks 75 years of breaking the sound barrier over the sky above Edwards. During this weekend, we will pay homage to both legacies with historic aircraft and sonic booms, mixed with the latest in cutting-edge aviation… You never know who will drop in from the desert sky!

Bringing You The Best

PERFORMERS AND STATICS

USAF THUNDERBIRDS

USAF Thunderbirds

DEMO TEAM

WINGS OF BLUE

Wings Of Blue

USAF PARACHUTE TEAM

B1-B Lancer - Flying / Static

MORE ABOUT THE B1-B LANCER

LANCER

Edwards F-22 Raptor - Flying / Static

MORE ABOUT THE F-22 RAPTOR

RAPTOR

Edwards C-17 Globemaster II - Flying

MORE ABOUT THE C-17 GLOBEMASTER III

Globemaster III

Edwards F-35 - Flying / Static

MORE ABOUT THE F-35 LIGHTNING II

Lightning II

C-5M Super Galaxy- Static

MORE ABOUT THE C-5M GALAXY

GALAXY

Edwards F-16 Viper - Flying / Static

MORE ABOUT THE F-16 FIGHTING FALCON

FIGHTING FALCON

Edwards T-38 - Flying / Static

MORE ABOUT THE T-38 TALON

TALON

Edwards C-12 Huron - Flying / Static

MORE ABOUT THE C-12 Huron

Huron

Edwards B-52 - Flying / Static

MORE ABOUT THE B-52

B-52

Calspan X-62 VISTA - Static

MORE ABOUT THE X-62 VISTA

VISTA

Edwards KC-135 Stratotanker - Flying / Static

MORE ABOUT THE STRATOTANKER

STRATOTANKER

KC-46 Pegasus - Flying

MORE ABOUT THE KC-46

PEGASUS

Greg Colyer T-33 "Acemaker"- Flying

MORE ABOUT GREG COLYER

T-33

NASA DC-8 - Flying

MORE ABOUT THE DC-8

Vicky Benzing Aerosports - Flying

MORE ABOUT VICKY BENZING

BENZING

NASA F-15B/D Eagle- Flying / Static

MORE ABOUT THE F-15 EAGLE

EAGLE

NASA F/A-18D Hornet - Flying / Static

MORE ABOUT F/A-18 HORNET

HORNET

NASA ER-2 - Flying

MORE ABOUT THE ER-2

ER-2

NASA TG-14 - Static

MORE ABOUT THE TG-14

TG-14

NASA T-34 Turbo Mentor - Static

MORE ABOUT T-34 TURBO MENTOR

TURBO MENTOR

NASA C-20A - Static

MORE ABOUT THE C-20

C-20

Sonic Boom Demo- Various Aircraft

AN EDWARDS AFB EXCLUSIVE

SONIC BOOM

Scaled 281 Proteus- Static

MORE ABOUT SCALED 281 PROTEUS

PROTEUS

Rutan Long-EZ- Static

MORE ABOUT THE RUTAN LONG-EZ

LONG-EZ

Wardog Airshows- AT-6 Texan - Flying

LEARN MORE ABOUT WARDOG AIRSHOWS

AT-6

Howard 250- Static

MORE ABOUT HOWARD 250

HOWARD 250

Convair BT-13A- Static

MORE ABOUT THE CONVAIR BT-13A

BT-13A

Fairchild PT-23- Static

MORE ABOUT THE FAIRCHILD PT-23

PT-23

Pratt & Whitney F-135 Engine

MORE ABOUT F-135 ENGINE

F-135

L-1011 Tristar "Stargazer" - Static

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE STARGAZER.

L-1011

Stratolaunch Talon A Hypersonic Vehicle - Static

MORE ABOUT THE TALON A

Talon A

Northrop Grumman Firebird- Static

MORE ABOUT FIREBIRD

FIREBIRD

Boeing F/A-18 Super Hornet- Static

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE SUPER HORNET

Super Hornet

A-10 Warthog - Static

MORE ABOUT THE A-10

A-10

General Atomics UAV Simulator

UAV Flight Simulator

UAV Flight Simulator

Vertigo Airshows- Bob Carlton- Flying

LEARN MORE ABOUT THE SUPER HORNET

Vertigo Airshows

F-22 Flight Simulator

F-22 Flight Simulator

F-22 Flight Simulator