March 30 & 31, 2019

Boca Chica Field, Key West


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U.S. Navy Flight Demonstration Squadron the Blue Angels

A total of 16 officers voluntarily serve with the Blue Angels. Each year the team typically selects three tactical (fighter or fighter/attack) jet pilots, two support officers and one Marine Corps C-130 pilot to relieve departing members.   The Chief of Naval Air Training selects the "Boss," the Blue Angels Commanding Officer. ...

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NAS Key West Search and Rescue Unit

The MH-60S "Knighthawk" is a multi-mission platform with a medium lift capability of 12 passengers plus four crew and a maximum external lift capability of over 6,000 lbs. The aircraft is night-vision goggle compatible, all-weather, with twin turboshaft engines and folding blades and tail for ship stowage. NAS Key West ...

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VFC-111 “Sun Downers” U.S. Navy Reserve Adversary Squadron

Sun Downers is a US Navy Reserve adversary squadron based at Naval Air Station Key West, Florida. Currently, it operates 18 Northrop F-5N/F Tiger-IIs, of which 17 are single-seater F-5Ns and the remainder being a twin-seater F-5F, which was dubbed "FrankenTiger" and is one of only three in service with ...

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U.S. SOCOM Para-Commandos Parachute Team

  The Para-Commandos will race towards earth at 120 mph before opening their iconic black and gold canopies during precision parachute demonstrations at Boca Chica Field Saturday and Sunday. In an extraordinary display of timing, accuracy, and precision maneuvering, the Para-Commandos will skydive from 12,500 feet over the beautiful Florida Coast. The ...

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