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/