SAN ANTONIO (KTSA News) — The Great Texas Airshow is heading back to Randolph AFB next month.
The airshow will feature an aerial show that includes the U.S. Air Force “Thunderbirds,” the F-35A Lightning II Demonstration Team, Tora! Tora! Tora!, the Wings of Blue U.S. Air Force Parachute Team and other performances to round out the lineup.
The Great Texas Airshow will take place April 23 and 24 from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. and is free and open to the public.
“We are all looking forward to celebrating the heritage, precision, and professionalism of our Air Force and providing the San Antonio community an opportunity to interact with the teammates and mission partners who are responsible for making JBSA the DoD’s premier joint base,” said Brig. Gen. Caroline Miller, the 502nd Air Base Wing and JBSA commander.
Event officials said the Great Texas Airshow will also be celebrating the 75th anniversary of the U.S. Air Force.
The Great Texas Airshow will also feature a STEM Expo. The Expo will have interactive exhibits including robots, virutal reality simulators and games as well as prosthetics demonstrations. You can find a list of STEM Expo exhibitors on the Great Texas Airshow’s website.