20-Jul-2010 Source: Metro Aviation
In the wake of another recent contract award for law enforcement completions from The State of Texas Department of Public Safety, Metro Aviation continues to refine its expertise in the market segment with new and innovative equipment integration and installation techniques. The company was also recently received competitive bid awards for law enforcement helicopter completions from Massachusetts State Police and Virginia State Police.
Company Director of Sales, Jim Kettles commented, â€œThis is an important market segment for the company and weâ€™re ideally suited for these complex and comprehensive completions. Our customers expect us to deliver aircraft that have the equipment, capabilities, and integration to perform such an important role in protecting, serving, and defending our citizens around the clock.â€
Metro Aviation has wide-ranging competencies to design, engineer and produce helicopter completions that require multifaceted capabilities and technical expertise. Over 100 highly skilled technicians are currently employed at the company headquarters in Shreveport, Louisiana. Metro Aviation will continue to develop inventive techniques and customizing solutions for the airborne law enforcement market segment as well as other helicopter mission profiles.Â Metro Aviation is exhibiting at the ALEA Conference and Exposition (Booth #602) in Tucson, AZ from 14-16 JULY 2010.
About Metro Aviation
Metro Aviation, Inc., based in Shreveport, Louisiana, United States is a worldwide provider of completion services for all missions and types of helicopters and specializes in the EC135 and EC145 with several Supplemental Type Certificates (STC) developed by the company for these and other aircraft. Metro is an FAA approved repair station, approved Eurocopter Service Center and FAR Part 135 air medical operations provider at several locations across the United States. The company is privately held and is one of the largest traditional air medical providers in the country.