The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds fly in formation during a practice session for the Keesler and Biloxi Air and Space Show in Biloxi, Mississippi, May 3, 2019.

Save the date: April 29-30









See the resources below for information. If you still have questions, contact the 81st Training Wing Public Affairs office.

Base Access

For questions about base access, please contact the Keesler Visitor’s Center at (228) 377-3844.

Media Inquiries

For media inquiries, please contact Ms. Terri Gonzales, 81st Training Wing Public Affairs Media Relations Chief, at (228) 377-7329 or


For STEM Expo information, please contact Mr. Ted Rivera, 81st Training Wing Public Affairs Community Engagement Section Chief, at (228) 377-1179 or

Food Vendors

If you are interested in being a food vendor on base during Thunder Over the Sound, please contact Ms. Jessica Foster at (228) 435-5730 or

If you are interested in being a vendor off base during the air show, please contact the Biloxi Community Development Department at (228) 435-6206.


Interested in sponosoring Thunder Over the Sound? Contact Ms. Autumn Arbogast, 81st Force Support Squadron community relations coordinator at (228) 376-8369 or

Public Affairs

To contact 81st Training Wing Public Affairs, please call (228) 377-2733.