70th Anniversary

Contact Info

Commercial Sponsorship:

Marketing, call 302-677-3998 or email at jeffrey.moore.42@us.af.mil

Media:

Call Public Affairs, call 302-677-3372 or email at 436aw.pa@us.af.mil

Volunteers:

Coordinator, call 302-677-6575 or email at civic.outreach-02@us.af.mil


Times

August 26 - 27, 2017

 

This will be updated as information becomes available.

Driving and Parking

This will be updated as information becomes available.

What to Bring

- Hearing protection
- Sunscreen
- Comfortable shoes
- Water bottle/canteen (free water available)
- Binoculars
- Handheld camera or camcorder
- Camera bags no larger than 12'x12'
- Strollers
- Folding chairs or stools

Prohibited Items

All visitors are subject to search by Security Forces at any time on the installation and will NOT be allowed to pass through security with any of the following items:
- Weapons of any kind, including pocket knives, pocket tools, scissors, box cutters, billy clubs, large-heavy chain-link, jewelry or belts, mace and pepper spray
- Firearms of any type
- Toys that resemble firearms
- Fireworks
- Spray paint and silly string
- Glass containers of any kind
- Alcohol
- Illegal drugs
- Bicycles
- Skateboards, heelies, roller skates or roller blades
- Coolers
- Large umbrellas/portable tents
- Backpacks, ruck sacks
- Pets (Service animals allowed)

Thunder Over Dover: 2017 Dover AFB Open House

The Thunder Over Dover: 2017 Dover AFB Open House is open to the public and admission is free.
We will update this website as more information is available.
We look forward to seeing you August 26-27, 2017.

(Demonstrations and acts are subject to change.)

Air Mobility Command Museum

Where do old airplanes go? The lucky ones go to the Air Mobility Command Museum—the only museum dedicated to airlift and air refueling history!

The museum houses more than 30 aircraft varying in roles and sizes. Cargo haulers, fighters, helicopters, a presidential aircraft, and even a bomber; the museum has a little bit of everything!

Official site of the AMC Museum

Aerial Demonstrations

This list will be updated as more information becomes available.

Static Displays

This list will be updated as more information becomes available.

Thunder Over Dover news

News Comments Updated
Capt. Erik “Speedy” Gonsalves, U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds Advance pilot/narrator, gives a “thumbs up” prior to engine start of Thunderbird 8, Jan. 25, 2017, at Dover Air Force Base, Del. Gonsalves, along with Staff Sgt. Todd Hughes, tactical aircraft maintainer, departed Dover AFB in the F-16 Fighting Falcon on a schedule flight to Pittsburgh, Pa. The Thunderbirds are scheduled to perform during the “Thunder Over Dover: 2017 Dover AFB Open House,” Aug. 26 and 27. (U.S. Air Force photo by Roland Balik) Snapshot: Thunderbirds plan for “Thunder Over Dover”
Capt. Erik “Speedy” Gonsalves, U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds Advance pilot/narrator, gives a “thumbs
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