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HELI-EXPO 2014 TO TAKE PLACE AT THE ANAHEIM CONVENTION CENTER FEBRUARY 25-27
ANAHEIM, Calif. (February 19, 2014) The Anaheim Convention Center will soon welcome the Helicopter Association International’s HELI-Expo 2014, taking place Feb. 25-27. While this trade show is not open to the public, we wanted to make you aware of the additional activity in and around the Convention Center area in advance of and following the Expo.
This trade show visits Anaheim every four years, and includes an impressive display of helicopters representing various uses. From small to large designs, and from private use to models utilized for public safety, more than 50 helicopters will land and depart from the Anaheim Convention Center’s Car Park 5, located off West St., primarily on the following dates:
Helicopters will fly-in on Friday, Feb. 21 – Saturday, Feb. 22 (Sunday, Feb 23, if needed) between 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.*
Helicopters will fly-out on Thursday, Feb. 27 between 4:00 p.m. – 5:30 p.m. and Friday, Feb. 28 between 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m.*
*Times may be altered according to schedules, but primarily you will see the activity on the dates and times listed above.
For more information on the City of Anaheim, please visit www.anaheim.net.
ABOUT ANAHEIM –The City of Anaheim, founded in 1857, is one of the nation’s premier municipalities and is one of California’s most populous cities. Anaheim covers 50 square miles with more than 346,000 residents and more than 2,900 City employees. The municipal corporation’s annual budget is $1.6 billion. Anaheim supports a thriving business community with companies such as Carl Karcher Enterprises, Inc., L-3 Communications, Pacific Sunwear, and Disneyland Resort. Successful sports franchises call Anaheim home, including Angels Baseball, Anaheim Ducks, the U.S. Men’s National Volleyball Team, and the 2012 Olympic Games Silver Medal winning U.S. Women’s National Volleyball Team. Anaheim also boasts world-class meeting and entertainment venues with the Anaheim Convention Center, LEED-certified and the largest on the west coast, Honda Center, City National Grove of Anaheim, Anaheim GardenWalk, and Angel Stadium of Anaheim. In addition, Anaheim embraces its vibrant cultural arts community, including the world-renowned Anaheim Ballet. Annually, Anaheim welcomes millions of visitors to the city, truly making it where the world comes to live, work and play. For more information, please visit www.anaheim.net.