American Eurocopter Delivers AS350 to Los Angeles County Sheriff’s Department
American Eurocopter has delivered the twelfth AS350 B2 to the L.A. County Sheriff’s Department. This completes the order of 12 AS350 B2 helicopters that were purchased in August 2010 as part of an upgrade program for the department’s Aero Bureau fleet. The final delivery was celebrated with an event at American Eurocopter’s Delivery Center in Grand Prairie, Texas.
In addition to L.A. County Sheriff’s Department, the AS350 family of helicopters is in service with U.S. Customs and Border Protection, Los Angeles Police Department, Texas Department of Public Safety, California Highway Patrol and many other federal, state and local agencies. This delivery marks the 194th AStar helicopter in the U.S. airborne law enforcement force.