Loading Events
Home Blog

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Aviation Nation 2022

November 5, 2022 - November 6, 2022

The Thunderbirds Flying

Nellis Air Force Base will host the free, award-winning Aviation Nation air show event at Nellis Air Force Base in November. Aviation Nation — America’s Air Show –  returns to Las Vegas for two days of simulated Air Force combat, air show performances and aerial demonstrations.

PARKING: Those attending Aviation Nation must park at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway, 7000 North Las Vegas Blvd. Parking at the Speedway is free, and visitors can use round-trip shuttle bus transportation to and from the Air Force base.

Headliner: USAF Thunderbirds

  • Aftershock
  • Bill Stein (Edge 540)
  • Jodi Reuger (RV6)
  • Horseman (F-86s)
  • Growler (EA-18G)
  • Acemaker (T-33)
  • West Coast Rhino Demo Team

A four-ship heritage flight showcasing an F35, F-22, P-51 and F-86

USAF demo teams:

  • C-17
  • F-22
  • F-35

Combined Arms Demo

  • F-16?
  • F-15E?
  • F-35?
  • A-10?
  • HH-60?
  • Joint Tactical Air Control (JTAC)
  • SERE (Survival, Evasion, Resistance and Escape)


  • MQ-9 Reaper
  • F-15C Eagle
  • T-6A Texan II
  • T-1A Jayhawk
  • T-38 Talon
  • Nellis Threat Training Facility displays?
  • B-52? Stratofortress
  • KC-46? Pegasus
  • Civil Air Patrol
  • Wright Flyer
  • Eclipse 550 Jet
  • CAFSoCal B-25 PBJ
  • KC-10 Extender
  • C-17 Globemaster III
  • C-5M Super Galaxy
  • C-130 Hercules


November 5, 2022
November 6, 2022
Event Category:


Nellis Air Force Base
Nellis AFB
Las Vegas, 89191 United States
+ Google Map

Upcoming Events