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Raptor, the commercial music ensemble of the United States Air Force Heartland of America Band, is stationed at Offutt Air Force Base, Nebraska. Raptor performs high-energy music from a variety of genres. Thier dynamic stage presence that enables them to tell the Air Force story to audiences of all ages.

Through the popular music of today to rock ‘n’ roll classics to patriotic favorites, Raptor showcases the Air Force’s excellence, precision, and innovation in every performance. They are committed to inspiring our American public and honoring our nation’s veterans through the incredible power of music. In addition to enhancing community relations and supporting the recruiting mission of the United States Air Force, Raptor also deploys to support our service members and collaborate with U.S. Embassies to share American culture and build lasting international partnerships. No matter the venue, these talented Airmen musicians proudly represent the more than 660,000 Air Force professionals around the world who relentlessly protect and defend the freedoms we cherish.


Request the Band

If you are a potential partner and would like to request the band to perform at your community event or official military function, please click here:

Air Force Outreach Request System

AFORS instructions and FAQ

If you have any questions about our scheduling or band policy, please contact :
Director of Operations
Mr. Douglas Roe