Desert Lightning News, Nellis Air Show Special Edition – November 16, 2019


Desert Lightning News, Nellis Air Show Special Edition – Digital and Print Publication Serving Nellis AFB, Creech AFB, Las Vegas NV and surrounding communities. An Publication. – November 16, 2019



Here it is, folks: the special Nellis Air Show Edition of Desert Lightning News! Click on the link below for your guide to Aviation Nation, featuring everything you need to know to enjoy this fantastic display of air power, coming to the skies over Nellis AFB! We have an advance look at what you’ll see in the air, information on static displays, a history of Nellis AFB and the air power being demonstrated, plus a flight line map and show schedule. Here are some highlights:

  • Overview – USAF Thunderbirds Demonstration Team: page 4
  • 57th Wing/ 99th Air Base Wing/ 926th Wing Info: pages 7 & 8
  • Nellis AFB Facts: page 11
  • Flight Line Map and Show Schedule (times subject to change): pages 16 & 17
  • Displays, Demo Teams and Aerobatics: pages 18 – 25

Hard copies of the Air Show Edition will be available at all usual Nellis and Creech AFB distribution points, as well as throughout Las Vegas, on Friday, Nov. 15th – free of charge! They will also be available for patrons using the shuttle service from Las Vegas Motor Speedway that takes you to the air show entrance. And, while it is nice to have the digital copy already downloaded onto your phone or tablet, this is one instance where print is better – much easier to get autographed, and read without fighting the glare of the sun! (Free Air Show Guide and Sun Shade!!) So grab a copy when you’re out and about this week, or come see us at the show! Can’t wait – see you there! #aerotechnews #nellisafbnews #creechafbnews #aviationnation2019 #nellisafbairshow #nellisairshow