Blue Angels

U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, will be the finale Wednesday, Sept. 2 for the Atlantic City Airshow.

Petty Officer 2nd Class Andrea Perez

ATLANTIC CITY – Organizers of the 13th Annual Atlantic City Airshow have announced a revised performance schedule for the event, set for Wednesday, Sept. 2 over the ocean in front of the beach and Boardwalk.

The updated schedule does not include the U.S. Army Golden Knights parachute team, which has been a perennial part of the show’s opening festivities.

An ongoing investigation into an Aug. 15 accident at the Chicago Air and Water Show that claimed the life of one of the team members is being cited in the decision not participate, according to a report by The Press of Atlantic City.

The show lineup, updated Tuesday, Sept. 1, includes:

11 a.m. – Airspace Closes for Airshow, TFR in Effect

11:50 a.m. – Airshow Tow Banner Flybys

11:55 a.m. – Jim Beasley III – J3 Cub Flyby

12:05 p.m. – LUCAS Oil Skydivers Flag Jump with National Anthem by Lee Greenwood

12:10 p.m. – Mike Wiskus – LUCAS Oil Pitts Aerobatic Teaser

12:17 p.m. – GEICO Skytypers – Tribute Pass

12:21 p.m. – Jim Beasley Jr. – SNJ Texan Aerobatics

12:31 p.m. – Jack Kelly – Bell 47D1 Helicopter Flybys

12:33 p.m. – AtlantiCare – Medical Helicopter Flybys

12:35 p.m. – MidAtlantic – MedEvac Helicopter Flybys

12:37 p.m. – Chopper 6 (WPVI – Channel 6 ABC)

12:39 p.m. – New Jersey State Police Aviation Unit

12:41 p.m. – Raiders Aerobatic Demonstration Team

12:57 p.m. – Jim Beasley – P-51D Mustang Demonstration

1:07 p.m. – US Air Force – F-22 Raptor Demonstration

1:21 p.m. – US Air Force – Heritage Flight (F-22 and P-51)

1:31 p.m. – GEICO Skytypers

1:46 p.m. – GEICO Skytypers vs. Miss GEICO Speedboat Race

1:53 p.m. – Matt Chapman Embry Riddle CAP580 Aerobatics

2:08 p.m. – US Coast Guard Search and Rescue Demonstration

2:23 p.m. – Mike Wiskus – LUCAS Oil Pitts Aerobatics and Skydivers

2:45 p.m. – US Navy Blue Angels – C-130T Hercules

3 p.m. – US Navy Blue Angels

The schedule is subject to change.

Learn more at http://airshow.acchamber.com/

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