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Media registration open for Maxwell Air Show

Release Number: 020310

2010 Maxwell Air Force Base Air Show

(U.S. Air Force photo/Jet Fabara)

EGLIN AIR FORCE BASE, Fla. -- The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds flight demonstration team flies in diamond formation during the 2007 Eglin Air Show here April 15. The first day of the air show was cancelled for safety reasons due to a severe weather threat. The winds on the back side of the storm didn't keep more than 42,000 spectators away. The Thunderbirds are assigned to the U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron at Nellis Air Force Base, Nev. (U.S. Air Force photo by Staff Sgt. Mike Meares)

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Media registration is now online for the Maxwell Open House and Air Show here March 27-28.

Credentialed media interested in covering the "Thunder Over Alabama" air show event at Maxwell Air Force Base should register on the air show Web site at http://airshow.maxwell.af.mil/media.asp.

For pre-registered media, a limited number of on-base, reserved parking spaces are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. Pre-registered media will also receive a press kit upon arrival and the opportunity for special access to events and interviews. Parking passes will be mailed one week beforehand.

Media must register by March 18 in order to participate in media events organized by Air University Public Affairs.

For more information, contact Air University Public Affairs Media Relations at (334) 953-2157 or visit the Maxwell Press Resources page at http://www.maxwell.af.mil/news/press.