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Blue Angels in Formation
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Maryland Fleet Week & Air Show Baltimore

Maryland Fleet Week and Air Show Baltimore, October 10-17, 2016



Maryland Fleet Week and Air Show Baltimore celebrates the rich naval traditions of the Chesapeake Bay and the contributions of Marylanders to the defense of the nation. The Blue Angels'  F/A 18 Hornet fighter jets and other aircraft will be on display on the Martin State Airport tarmac and in the skies over Fort McHenry and Middle Branch on October 15 & 16, while  U.S. and  Canadian navy vessels will be ready for boarding visitors in the Inner Harbor, Fells Point and Locust Point throughout the week and weekend.

Maryland Department of Commerce, Division of Tourism Film and the Arts (DTFA), in conjunction with the U.S. Navy, are planning Maryland Fleet Week and Air Show Baltimore for October 2016. Modeled on the success of Star-Spangled Sailabration and Star-Spangled Spectacular, Fleet Week will include an air show featuring the Blue Angels,  the commissioning of the U.S. Navy's new futuristic destroyer, military ship tours, schooner pageantry and landside activities for visitors to Baltimore's famed Inner Harbor.

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Blue Angels dive leaving dramatic white trails of smoke in the sky Photo By: Visit Baltimore

1 Baltimore Air Show

The Air Show on October 15 and 16, 2016 will feature precision flight demonstrations from the US Navy, US Air Force, US Coast Guard, Royal Canadian Air Force, Geico Skytypers, Scott Francis Airshows, and more over a two-and-a-half-hour period between approximately 1:00 - 4:00 p.m. over Fort McHenry. The finale is a 45-minute demonstration by the Blue Angels.  
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A Blue Angels pilot signs the tee shirt of a young air show fan Photo By: US Navy

2 Martin State Airport Open House

Martin State Airport is opening its doors for two full days of festivities, Saturday and Sunday - October 15 - 16, 2016; 10:00 A.M. – 5:00  P.M.
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Ladies breaking champagne bottles during the christening of the USS Zumwalt Photo By: http://www.usszumwalt.org/

3 The Commissioning of USS Zumwalt

The Commissioning of USS Zumwalt will take place at the Port of Baltimore on October 15, 2016 with special events October 10 - 15. Donors and sponsors of this historic occasion support scholarships and programs for the ship and crew.  More info...

US Navy Blue Angels in formation Photo By: Blue Angels

4 Maryland Fleet Week & Air Show Baltimore FAQs

Where and when are events taking place?

Maryland Fleet Week and Air Show Baltimore events will occur October 12-17, 2016, at locations around Baltimore’s Inner Harbor, at Martin State Airport, and at Fort McHenry. More information and event schedules will be released soon.
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Fleet Week Photos & Videos

Blue Angels in Formation
US Navy Blue Angels in formation
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Blue Angels perform a dynamic dive over Baltimore
Blue Angels perform in a clear blue sky over Baltimore City.
Photo By: Visit Baltimore/Ken Stanek
A Blue Angels pilot signs the tee shirt of a young air show fan at Martin State Airport
A Blue Angels pilot signs the tee shirt of a young air show fan
Photo By: US Navy
Navy Warships visit Baltimore's Inner Harbor
Navy Warships visit Baltimore's Inner Harbor
Photo By: Visit Baltimore/OTD
USS Oak Hill in Baltimore's Harbor 2014
The USS Oak Hill arrives in Baltimore Harbor as crew members stand along the rails
Photo By: US Navy
Navy Warships at North Locust Point in Baltimore
Navy warships stand ready for visitors at North Locust Point in Baltimore
Photo By: Visit Baltimore
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A Blue Angels pilot signs the tee shirt of a young air show fan
Martin State Airport Open House

Martin State Airport is opening its doors for two full days of festivities, Saturday and Sunday - October 15 - 16, 2016; 10:00 A.M. – 5:00  P.M.

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Navy Warships visit Baltimore's Inner Harbor
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Maryland Fleet Week & Air Show Baltimore

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