Where Charles Lindbergh conducted test runs before his historic solo flight across the Atlantic in 1927;
Where real-life TOPGUN Navy pilots trained in the 1970s-90s;
And where scenes were filmed for the movie, Top Gun.
Nowadays, Miramar is home to the largest military air show in the U.S., where you can watch Navy pilots, Army paratroopers and civilian jet teams doing death-defying stunts that will take your breath away.
Free! Bring your own folding chair or blanket to sit on; or reserve grandstand seating for $30-$300+ online
You must have your driver’s license, car registration (or rental car agreement) and proof of car insurance on-hand to drive onto the military base where the event is held