Fleet Week on the Horizon


Fleet Week 2018, which runs from this Sunday, Sept. 30, to Monday, Oct. 8, includes air show practices and demonstrations. This year’s air show performers will include the U.S. Navy Blue Angels and other military and general aviators who will use Oakland International Airport’s North Field as home base.  

The Blue Angels will arrive at 6 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 30, with practice sessions scheduled for 1 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 4. The air show is scheduled on start at noon each day from Friday, Oct. 5, to Sunday, Oct. 7, with times approximate and subject to weather and other delays. Airport neighbors may experience an unusual level of aircraft activity and noise. 

For the Blue Angels’ general schedule visit flyquietoak.com. Direct aircraft noise concerns to (415) 306-0911 or 563-6463.