The 2019 Joint Base Andrews  Air & Space Expo featuring the Air Force Thunderbirds and the Navy Blue Angels is scheduled for May 10-12, 2019.

A variety of presentations from military services and other organizations will be present including the KC-135, the F-16 Fighting Falcon, and the UH-1N Iroquois.

The Air & Space Expo kicks off Friday, May 10, with a full program open to the Department of Defense cardholders and special invites only.

On Saturday and Sunday, May 11 to 12, JBA will be open to the general public via shuttle buses from FedEx Field. Guests should allow an additional 30 minutes to park, board the free shuttle bus, and ride to the installation.

Free public parking will be available at FedEx Field with shuttles taking attendees to the base from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. and from the base to FedEx Field until 5 p.m. No public parking will be available on Joint Base Andrews.

No general admission tickets are required to see the show. Attendance is free and open to the public.

PREMIUM tickets are available for May 11-12.

Check back for an updated schedule of events.

Contact us

Vendors

Email us at
[email protected]

Sponsors

For sponsorship inquiries,
Email us at [email protected]

Schools

Schools must RSVP by 1 April 2019. Email us at
[email protected]

Exhibitors

Email us at
[email protected]

Contact the base operator at

301-981-1110


To reach the Public Affairs office call

240-612-4428

Important Information

Morgan Boulevard Station on the Silver or Blue Line is the closest station to FedEx Field. Shuttles to the Andrews Air & Space Expo will run from FedEx Field starting at 8am. In-bound buses to the event will stop running at 1PM on Saturday and Sunday. Security and parking space prohibit unauthorized vehicle admission to Andrews Air & Space Expo Base.

Remember Friday is not open to the Public. Security and parking space prohibit unauthorized vehicle admission to Joint Base Andrews. Free public parking will be available at FedEx Field on Saturday and Sunday, with shuttles taking attendees to the base from 8am to 1pm and from the base to FedEx Field until 5pm. No public parking will be available on Joint Base Andrews. Guests should allow an additional 30 minutes to park and board a shuttle bus to JB Andrews. FedEx Field parking opens at 7am May 11 and 12. FedEx Field is the only civilian parking option this year. There is no Branch Ave parking. DoD ID cardholders can park on base all three days. Please plan accordingly.

Address:
1600 FedEx Way, Landover MD, 20785

Northern Virginia
I-495/I-95 North to exit 15B (Central Ave. West). Turn right on Garrett A. Morgan Blvd. 

Montgomery and Howard Counties
I-495/I-95 South to I-95 exit 17B Landover Road. Turn left on Brightseat Road. 

Washington, DC
East Capitol Street to Central Avenue. Turn left on Garrett A. Morgan Blvd.

Security Rules

We are committed to ensuring visitors have a fun and safe experience during this year’s Joint Base Andrews Air & Space Expo. In order to ensure everyone’s safety, we ask that you observe the following guidelines.

Weapons are prohibited. All persons, vehicles and hand carried items are subject to search at anytime while on the installation. There is a no tolerance for fighting or protesting at anytime. Failure to follow the rules will result in prosecution and removal from the installation. Narcotics and paraphernalia are strictly prohibited. Smoking is permitted in designated smoking areas that are clearly marked. Smoking around any aircraft is strictly prohibited at anytime. All patrons are highly encouraged to wear sunscreen.

Allowed Articles/Items
Small Coolers (Medical Purposes Only)
Empty water bottles for use with water refilling stations on base
Fanny Packs
Purses
Camera Bags (Smaller than 1 cubic foot)
Diaper Bags
Portable Lawn Chairs
Collapsible strollers
Umbrellas
Collapsible tripod and monopods

Prohibited Items
Coolers (Exception are 12″x12″x12″ or smaller for Medical Purposes)
Backpacks larger than one cubic foot – smaller bags are subject to search at the entry gates
Diaper bags larger than one cubic foot are not allowed – smaller bags are subject to search at the entry gates
Camelbacks – Empty camelbacks are allowed
Narcotics & Paraphernalia
Camera bags larger than one cubic foot – subject to search at the entry gates
Roller Blades, Skates and Skateboards
Weapons of any type
Bikes
Pets
All Food – Baby food and food required for medical purposes are allowed
No Beverages, opened or closed – Baby formula/milk is allowed

*Empty water bottles are allowed. Drinking water will be accessible from water buffaloes on site