If you’ve ever wanted to see the Austin Police Department’s helicopter and meet the air crew members behind the #whatthehelicopter hashtag, now’s your chance. The APD Air Support Unit is hosting the 11th Annual American Heroes Air Show at Camp Mabry – Parade Field on Saturday and Sunday, April 22 and 23, 2017.
Held in conjunction with Texas Military Open House, the event is FREE and open to the public with 20,000 people expected to attend. Participants will enjoy helicopter demonstrations, emergency and first responder displays, World War II re-enactments, children’s activities and food vendors. There will be a living history trail and demonstration and the Vietnam Memorial Wall and Fallen Heroes Memorial Wall will be on site. The Camp Mabry Museum will also host an Open House.