DEPARTMENT OF THE AIR FORCE
HEADQUARTERS 104TH FIGHTER WING (ANG)
BARNES AIR NATIONAL GUARD BASE, WESTFIELD MA
Lt Col. USAF (US) Eric Armentrout
Lt. Col. Brenda Hendricksen, Public Affairs Office
Maj. Mary Harrington
413-568-9151 ext. 698-1800
Cell: (413) 454-9590
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
(##/##/2017 – Barnes Air National Guard Base, Westfield, Mass) – Parking for the Westfield International Air Show will be open on both Saturday and Sunday at 6:30a.m. Gate entrances to the airshow and Barnes Air National Guard base will open at 8:00a.m. Air Show attendees can use the GPS address of 825 Southampton Road, Westfield, MA, and will be provided parking instructions upon arrival. Air Show security gates will close at 5:30p.m. All spectators must exit by that time.
Lots A, B, E, F G and H are reserved for general parking. Lot’s A, F and G will have an optional shuttle bus service. The Westfield International Airshow is requesting a $10 donation for general parking, which will go to various charities, to include the Boys & Girls Club, Kamp for Kids, The Carson Center, the USO, Westfield Youth Athletics, Military Family Readiness Group, the Westfield High School Music Program, and more. Air Show attendees also have the option of purchasing a ticket for lot C for $15 per car. VIP lot D is included with the purchase of the Eagles Nest ticket. Parking lot E will be reserved for RV’s Tickets for RV parking can be purchased at $50 per RV. Handicap parking can be found in lot E as well as the general parking lots. A valid hangtag and ID will be checked upon arrival.
For more information on parking, frequently asked questions and security rules please visit https://www.westfieldairshow.org/parking/
About The 104th Fighter Wing
The 104th Fighter Wing is equipped with the F-15 Eagle. One mission of the 104th is Aerospace Control Alert (ACA), providing armed fighters ready to scramble in a moment’s notice to protect the Northeast from any airborne threat. The unit is responsible for protecting a quarter of the nation’s population and over one third of the Gross Domestic Product.
Posted on 8/3/2017
Posted on 8/3/2017