The Blue Angels are returning to Beaufort to celebrate 100 Years of Naval Aviation at the 2011 Marine Corps Air Station on April 29 & May 1. Marine Corps Air Station Beaufort will host nearly 150,000 people at the 2011 Beaufort Air Show. There is no cost to the general public to attend the show.
The show will showcase naval aviation at its best with a demonstration by the United States Naval Flight Demonstration Team, the Blue Angels! Joining them will be the U.S. Army Golden Knights Parachute Team, the Geico Skytypers, the Disabled American Veterans Flight Team, Red Eagle Air Sports and Aerobatics Champion Patty Wagstaff along with other top performers.
The Air Show has two missions; to promote Marine Corps and Navy recruiting efforts and to say "thank-you" to the members of the surrounding communities who support the men and women who serve this nation.
Bring the family for this exciting and entertaining show. There will also be a variety of Warbirds and static displays, a Business Expo and a Mobile Mountain kid’s zone. Parking, admission and blanket seating are free for all shows.