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

From rock & roll classics and patriotic favorites, to the chart-topping hits of today, 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 USAF recruiting mission, Raptor deploys to support our service members and collaborate with embassies, sharing American culture while building 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

To request a performance for your community event or official military function, click here:

Air Force Outreach Request System

AFORS instructions and FAQ

For scheduling assistance & questions regarding performance policies, please contact:

Mr. Doug Roe
Director of Operations
(402) 294-8192