For the first time in over 20 years, Naval Air Weapons Station China Lake hosted an air show. Headlining the show was the world renowned United States Navy Blue Angels in their second show of the 2017 season. Other performers included the home based VX-9 "Vampires" in their F/A-18F Super Hornet and EA-18G Growler. Other performers included the U.S. Army Special Operations Black Daggers Parachute Team along with a variety of different civilan aerobatic performers. See our images in The Aviation Magazine.