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2021 Arctic Lightning Airshow

A 2021 Arctic Lightning Airshow attendee captures The U.S. Navy Air Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, on his personnel device on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, Aug. 1, 2021.

A 2021 Arctic Lightning Airshow attendee captures The U.S. Navy Air Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, on his personnel device on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, Aug. 1, 2021. The 2021 Arctic Lightning Airshow consisted of acts such as: The F-35A Demonstration Team, The PACAF F-16 Demonstration Team, The U.S. Navy Blue Angels and more. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Aaron Larue Guerrisky)

U.S. Air Force Maj. Kristin "BEO" Wolfe, F-35A Lightning II Demonstration Team pilot and commander, conducts an aerial display during the Arctic Lighting Airshow 2021 at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, Aug. 1, 2021.

U.S. Air Force Maj. Kristin "BEO" Wolfe, F-35A Lightning II Demonstration Team pilot and commander, conducts an aerial display during the Arctic Lighting Airshow 2021 at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, Aug. 1, 2021. Eielson AFB hosted the airshow to thank the community for their support. The biannual event highlighted military assets from across the state and demonstrated Alaska's keystone status in the Pacific. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Emily Farnsworth)

The U.S. Navy Air Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, pass by the crowd during the 2021 Arctic Lightning Airshow on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, Aug. 1, 2021.

The U.S. Navy Air Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, pass by the crowd during the 2021 Arctic Lightning Airshow on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, Aug. 1, 2021. The Blue Angels flight demonstration squadron was formed in 1946 by the United States Navy. The unit is the second oldest formal aerobatic team in the world. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Aaron Larue Guerrisky)

A U.S. Air Force Academy Wings of Blue parajumper glides while trailing the American flag during the 2021 Arctic Lightning Airshow at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, July 31, 2021.

A U.S. Air Force Academy Wings of Blue parajumper glides while trailing the American flag during the 2021 Arctic Lightning Airshow at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, July 31, 2021. The team opened the air show by flying the American flag during the singing of the national anthem. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jose Miguel T. Tamondong)

A Peregrine Falcon sits on a perch during the Arctic Lightning Airshow July 31, 2021, one Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska.

A Peregrine Falcon sits on a perch during the Arctic Lightning Airshow July 31, 2021, one Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. The 355th Fighter Squadron, also known as the Fightin’ Falcons, had a live mascot at their airshow booth. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Beaux Hebert)

A child smiles for a photo in a U.S. Army vehicle static display during the Arctic Lightning Airshow July 31, 2021, one Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska.

A child smiles for a photo in a U.S. Army vehicle static display during the Arctic Lightning Airshow July 31, 2021, one Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. Airshow attendees were able to view various types of vehicles the U.S. military utilizes. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Beaux Hebert)

A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon assigned to the 18th Aggressor Squadron flies as part of Arctic Lighting Airshow 2021 at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, July 31, 2021.

A U.S. Air Force F-16 Fighting Falcon assigned to the 18th Aggressor Squadron flies as part of Arctic Lighting Airshow 2021 at Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, July 31, 2021. Eielson AFB hosted the airshow to thank the community for their support. The biannual event highlighted military assets from across the state and demonstrated Alaska's keystone status in the Pacific. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Emily Farnsworth)

A C-17 Globemaster III assigned to the Pacific Air Forces demonstration team at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii takes off during the 2021 Arctic Lightning Airshow on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, July 30, 2021.

A C-17 Globemaster III assigned to the Pacific Air Forces demonstration team at Joint Base Pearl Harbor-Hickam, Hawaii takes off during the 2021 Arctic Lightning Airshow on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, July 30, 2021. The C-17 Globemaster III is capable of performing tactical airlift and airdrop missions such as rapid strategic delivery of troops and all types of cargo. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Jose Miguel T. Tamondong)

A crowd watches the U.S. Navy Air Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, perform at the 2021 Arctic Lightning Airshow July 30th, 2021, on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska.

A crowd watches the U.S. Navy Air Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, perform at the 2021 Arctic Lightning Airshow July 30th, 2021, on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. The Blue Angels were originally formed in April 1946 as the Navy Flight Exhibition Team.They changed their name to the Blue Angels after visiting the New York nightclub, The Blue Angel. (U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Elizabeth Schoubroek)

A child watches the 2021 Arctic Lightning Airshow July 29th, 2021, on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska.
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A child watches the 2021 Arctic Lightning Airshow July 29th, 2021, on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska. Air shows are organized at military airfields as a public relations exercise to thank the local community, promote military careers and raise the profile of the military.(U.S. Air Force photo by Airman 1st Class Elizabeth Schoubroek)

EIELSON AIR FORCE BASE, Alaska -- A 2021 Arctic Lightning Airshow attendee captures The U.S. Navy Air Demonstration Squadron, the Blue Angels, on his personnel device on Eielson Air Force Base, Alaska, Aug. 1, 2021. The 2021 Arctic Lightning Airshow consisted of acts such as: The F-35A Demonstration Team, The PACAF F-16 Demonstration Team, The U.S. Navy Blue Angels and more. (U.S. Air Force photo by Senior Airman Aaron Larue Guerrisky)