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Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach 2019 photos

Planes of all varieties are soaring across Long Island skies through the Memorial Day weekend for the 16th annual Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park. Here are highlights of some of the eye-catching plane stunts, beachgoers and more. 

The US Army Golden Knights floating down from
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An Army Golden Knights parachutist floats down on Jones Beach on May 25.

The US Army Golden Knights floating down from
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An Army Golden Knights parachutist lands on the beach on May 25.

The US Army Golden Knights floating down from
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An Army Golden Knights parachutist descends from the sky on May 25.

One of the warbirds taking a pass over
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A warbird makes a pass over the beach during the air show on May 25. 

The warbirds taking a pass over the beach
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Warbirds fly over the beach during the air show on May 25. 

The US Army Golden Knights floating down from
Photo Credit: Newsday/J. Conrad Williams Jr.

An Army Golden Knights parachutist floats down on May 25.

Red Bull Air Force floating down from the
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The Red Bull Air Force jumpers participate in the air show on May 25. 

Red Bull Air Force floating down from the
Photo Credit: Newsday/J. Conrad Williams Jr.

Red Bull Air Force jumpers float down on May 25.

.F18 tumbling in the sky during the 16th
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An F-18 tumbles in the sky during the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach State Park in Wantagh on May 25.

The Oracle flying over Jones Beach during the16th
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The Oracle flies over Jones Beach during the air show on May 25.

US Coat Guard demonstrating a rescue during the
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The U.S. Coast Guard demonstrates a rescue during the air show on May 25.

US Coat Guard demonstrating a rescue during the
Photo Credit: Newsday/J. Conrad Williams Jr.

The Coast Guard demonstrates a rescue during the air show on May 25.

16th Annual Jones Beach Air Show at Jones
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A plane flies over Jones Beach on May 25.

Matt Chapman flying the Extra 330 LX Embry
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Matt Chapman flies the Extra 330 LX Embry Riddle at Jones Beach on May 25.

.F18 tumbling in the sky during the 16th
Photo Credit: Newsday/J. Conrad Williams Jr.

An F-18 tumbles in the sky over Jones Beach on May 25.

Matt Chapman flying the Extra 330 LX Embry
Photo Credit: Newsday/J. Conrad Williams Jr.

Matt Chapman flies the Extra 330 LX Embry Riddle at the air show on May 25.

Matt Chapman flying the Extra 330 LX Embry
Photo Credit: Newsday/J. Conrad Williams Jr.

Matt Chapman flies the Extra 330 LX Embry Riddle at the air show on May 25.

The US Army Golden Knight landing with the
Photo Credit: Newsday/J. Conrad Williams Jr.

The U.S. Army Golden Knights land with the American flag kicking off the air show on May 25.

.F18 tumbling in the sky during the 16th
Photo Credit: Newsday/J. Conrad Williams Jr.

An F-18 tumbles in the sky at the air show on May 25. 

The Oracle flying over Jones Beach during the16th
Photo Credit: Newsday/J. Conrad Williams Jr.

The Oracle flies over Jones Beach on May 25.

Lifeguards on duty for the 16th Annual Jones
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Lifeguards on duty at Jones Beach during the air show on May 25.

People heading out to the shores to see
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People head out to the shores to watch the air show on May 25.

People heading out to the shores to see
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People head for the air show at Jones Beach on May 25.

16th Annual Jones Beach Air Show at Jones
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The scene at the  air show at Jones Beach in Wantagh on May 25.

The Oracle flying over Jones Beach during the16th
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An Oracle flies over Jones Beach during the air show on May 25.

Lifeguards on duty for the 16th Annual Jones
Photo Credit: Newsday/J. Conrad Williams Jr.

Lifeguards on duty at the air show on May 25.

US Coat Guard demonstrating a rescue during the
Photo Credit: Newsday/J. Conrad Williams Jr.

The Coast Guard demonstrates a rescue at Jones Beach on May 25.

People heading out to the shores to see
Photo Credit: Newsday/J. Conrad Williams Jr.

People head out to the shores at Jones Beach on May 25.

The US Army Golden Knight landing with the
Photo Credit: Newsday/J. Conrad Williams Jr.

A U.S. Army Golden Knights parachutist lands with the American flag kicking off the Jones Beach Air Show in Wantagh on May 25.

People heading out to the shores to see
Photo Credit: Newsday/J. Conrad Williams Jr.

People head out to the shore to watch the air show at the air show on May 25.

The US Army Golden Knight landing with the
Photo Credit: Newsday/J. Conrad Williams Jr.

U.S. Army Golden Knight parachutists land on the beach with the American flag kicking off the the air show on May 25.

US Coat Guard demonstrating a rescue during the
Photo Credit: Newsday/J. Conrad Williams Jr.

The Coast Guard demonstrates a rescue during the air show on May 25.

.F18 tumbling in the sky during the 16th
Photo Credit: Newsday/J. Conrad Williams Jr.

An F-18 tumbles in the sky during the air show on May 25.

The United States Air Force Thunderbirds take to
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

The United States Air Force Thunderbirds take to the sky during a rehearsal for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh on May 24.

The United States Air Force Thunderbirds take to
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The United States Air Force Thunderbirds take to the sky during a rehearsal for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh on May 24.

Spectators cover their ears as the United States
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Spectators cover their ears as the United States Air Force Thunderbirds take to the sky during a rehearsal for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh on May 24.

Sean D. Tucker and Jessy Panzer of Team
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

Sean D. Tucker and Jessy Panzer of Team Oracle take to the sky during a rehearsal for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh on May 24.

A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter hovers over the
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A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter hovers over the ocean as part of a search-and-rescue demonstration during a rehearsal for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh on May 24.

The GEICO Skytypers take to the sky during
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

The GEICO Skytypers take to the sky during a rehearsal for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh on May 24.

Rebekkah Arias, 4, of Farmingdale, plugs her ears

Rebekkah Arias, 4, of Farmingdale, plugs her ears while planes from the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach soar above on May 24.

The United States Air Force Thunderbirds take to
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

The United States Air Force Thunderbirds take to the sky during a rehearsal for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh on May 24.

Spectators look on as the United States Air
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Spectators look on as the United States Air Force Thunderbirds take to the sky during a rehearsal for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh on May 24.

Spectators look on as the United States Air
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

Spectators look on as the United States Air Force Thunderbirds take to the sky during a rehearsal for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh on May 24.

Dennis Angermaier, of Islip, holds his daughter Ashley,
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Dennis Angermaier, of Islip, holds his daughter Ashley, 2, as they watch the U.S. Navy's FA-18 Super Hornet take to the sky during a rehearsal for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh on May 24.

The GEICO Skytypers take to the sky during
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

The GEICO Skytypers take to the sky during a rehearsal for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh on May 24.

With a commercial jet in the distance, John
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

With a commercial jet in the distance, John Klatt Airshows/Jack Links’ Screamin Sasquatch take to the sky during a rehearsal for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh on May 24.

Spectators look on as John Klatt Airshows/Jack Links'
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

Spectators look on as John Klatt Airshows/Jack Links’ Screamin Sasquatch take to the sky during a rehearsal for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh on May 24.

Sean D. Tucker and Jessy Panzer of Team
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

Sean D. Tucker and Jessy Panzer of Team Oracle take to the sky during a rehearsal for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh on May 24.

The United States Air Force Thunderbirds take to
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

The United States Air Force Thunderbirds take to the sky during a rehearsal for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh on May 24.

Photographers train their lenses on the GEICO Skytypers
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

Photographers train their lenses on the GEICO Skytypers as they take to the sky during a rehearsal for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh on May 24.

The United States Air Force Thunderbirds take to
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

The United States Air Force Thunderbirds take to the sky during a rehearsal for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh on May 24.

NYS Environmental Conservation Police patrol the beach during
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

NYS Environmental Conservation Police patrol the beach during a rehearsal for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh May 24.

Spectators look on as the GEICO Skytypers take
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

Spectators look on as the GEICO Skytypers take to the sky during a rehearsal for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh on May 24.

The GEICO Skytypers take to the sky during
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

The GEICO Skytypers take to the sky during a rehearsal for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh on May 24.

Children play by the water during a rehearsal
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

Children play by the water during a rehearsal for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh on May 24.

The GEICO Skytypers take to the sky during
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

The GEICO Skytypers take to the sky during a rehearsal for the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach in Wantagh on May 24.

Nassau County Police Department police launch, about 40
Photo Credit: Todd Maisel

Nassau County Police Department police launch, about 40 feet, patrols during the Memorial Day Air Show rehearsal this morning. The Thunderbirds pass overhead, along with a seagull.

The rehearsal of the Bethpage Air Show at
Photo Credit: Todd Maisel

The rehearsal of the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach on Friday, May 24, 2019.

Guests arrive for the rehearsal of the Bethpage
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Guests arrive for the rehearsal of the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach on May 24.

The U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds rehearse for the
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

The Thunderbirds fly overhead during the rehearsal of the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach on May 24.

Guests arrive for the rehearsal of the Bethpage
Photo Credit: Barry Sloan

Guests arrive for the rehearsal of the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach on May 24.

Aerobatic pilots Sean D. Tucker and Jessy Panzer
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Aerobatic pilots Sean D. Tucker and Jessy Panzer, foreground, of Team Oracle fly past the World Trade Center in lower Manhattan on May 22, during a media day in advance of the Bethpage Air Show at Jones Beach over Memorial Day weekend.

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