The world-renowned U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds will soar through the North Texas skies on Saturday, Oct. 22, at the AllianceTexas Aviation Expo presented by Bell (formerly Bell Fort Worth Alliance Air Show) at Perot Field Fort Worth Alliance Airport. Parking tickets, premium seating and an exclusive area for photographers are available for purchase at ATXAviationExpo.com. Aircraft performers and times are subject to change.
“Alliance Air Productions is excited to have rebranded the annual event to include a new name, entertainment schedule and modified features to evolve with the increased growth and activity at Perot Field Fort Worth Alliance Airport,” said Christina Carey, director of special projects for Alliance Air Productions. “This one-day expo is expected to attract more than 40,000 attendees. Guests can explore static aircraft displays on the Flight Line and family-friendly exhibits and activities in the expanded Landing Zone.”
Parking opens at 10 a.m. on Saturday, Oct 22. Activities include:
· Flight Line – 10 a.m. – 3 p.m. – Touch and tour static aircraft displays, exhibitors, food concessions and gift shop on the ramp. Get an up-close look at aircraft and, in some cases, get a glimpse inside. Ramp will close at 3 PM to prepare for Aerial Acts.
· Landing Zone – 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. – Explore interactive, educational and fun exhibits and activities, food concessions and gift shop on the ground. There’s something for every member of the family.
· Aerial Acts – 4 – 5:30 p.m. – Watch the world-renowned U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds, F-22 Raptor Demonstration Team, Bell 505 Fly-By and the National Anthem Flag Presentation by the RE/MAX Skydiving Team.
Since 2006, Alliance Air Productions has distributed more than $780,000 of its proceeds to more than 80 nonprofit organizations across North Texas. This year’s proceeds will also be distributed to various local nonprofit organizations.
ABOUT THE ALLIANCETEXAS AVIATION EXPO PRESENTED BY BELL
The AllianceTexas Aviation Expo presented by Bell (formerly the Bell Fort Worth Alliance Air Show) is one of the top civilian aviation events in the country and previously placed first among “Best Air Shows” in the USA TODAY 10Best Readers’ Choice Awards. The AllianceTexas Aviation Expo is dedicated to bringing family entertainment to North Texas, supporting local communities and opening doors to various career paths in aviation and aerospace. Alliance Air Productions, a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization and producer of the air show, is a subsidiary of Hillwood, the developer of the 27,000-acre AllianceTexas project that is home to Fort Worth Alliance Airport. Since 2006, Alliance Air Productions has distributed more than $780,000 of its proceeds to more than 80 nonprofit organizations across North Texas. For information, see ATXAviationExpo.com.