Gulfport Facilities

Tellus Marketing Staff
April 24th, 2023

Thunder Over The Sound Biloxi is an annual air show that takes place in Biloxi, Mississippi. The event is a celebration of aviation and features some of the most skilled pilots in the world. Air shows provide an opportunity to showcase U.S. Air Force capabilities and allow civilians to meet the service members who serve and fly. The show is a thrilling experience that is sure to leave you in awe. For over 80 years, Keesler Air Force Base and the City of Biloxi have partnered to make this event possible.

The event takes place over the course of two days and features a variety of aircraft. From vintage planes to modern fighter jets, there is something for everyone at Thunder Over The Sound Biloxi. The show also includes ground displays, food vendors, and other activities for attendees to enjoy.

One of the highlights of the show is the U.S. Navy Blue Angels. The Blue Angels are a precision flying team that performs incredible aerial maneuvers that will leave you breathless. The team consists of six F/A-18 Hornet fighter jets that fly in formation at speeds of up to 700 miles per hour.

In addition to the Blue Angels, Thunder Over The Sound Biloxi also features other talented pilots. The show includes performances by the Aeroshell Aerobatic Team, the GEICO Skytypers, and the T-33 Shooting Star. Each of these acts brings a unique style and energy to the show.

The event is held at the Keesler Air Force Base, which provides a stunning backdrop for the show. The base is located on the Gulf of Mexico and offers beautiful views of the water. The show is also a great opportunity to explore Keesler Air Force Base.

For those unable to gain access to the base, Biloxi Beach between Miramar Park and the Beau Rivage offers a great view of the show. So come down to Keesler Air Force Base or Biloxi Beach and enjoy the show this weekend.