Eielson's 2017 Open House is set to occur on August 5, 2017, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. It is free and open to the public. Special guests to include select community leaders, media and those with special needs will be provided access beginning at 9:00 a.m. with all other attendees allowed access at 9:45 a.m.


Opening remarks by Col. David Mineau, followed by the National Anthem and a fly-over will officially commence the event at 11:00 a.m.

There will be numerous static displays from multiple Department of Defense services, the Civil Air Patrol, Alaska State Troopers, and more that include aircraft (fixed and rotary), tactical vehicles, military weapons, and many others.

There will be plenty of free food and lots of live music which includes performances by the 9th Army Band.

Come celebrate with us!

Official Page of the 2017 Eielson Air Force Base Open House

We're excited to invite you to celebrate the Air Force's 70th Birthday, observe Red-Flag-Alaska first-hand, and interact with the men and women who make our mission possible!

We'll be providing updates regularly, so please remember to check back in and follow-up as we near closer and closer to August 5, 2017!


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