Published: Jan 19, 2013 9:42 AM EST

LEE COUNTY, Fla.- Helicopters are flying into jetBlue Park Saturday for the American Heroes Air Show.

The event will showcase aviation's role in law enforcement, public safety, search and rescue, and national defense.

The public can get an up close and personal look at military and civilian helicopters and meet the pilots.

The free event features flyovers, displays and much more.

It runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday.