Metro Aviation Delivers New EC135 to CALSTAR

18 APRIL 2013 - Shreveport, LA --    

Metro Aviation recently delivered the third of eight new EC135s to California Shock Trauma Air Rescue (CALSTAR).  The new aircraft are part of a comprehensive fleet upgrade and standardization plan for the helicopter emergency medical service based in McClellan, CA.  Metro will provide eight EC135s to replace the program's older fleet, making it an all-Eurocopter operator. 

The EC135s are equipped with the Voyager Isolette Litter, single external LOX, air pump and medical seating for three.  The aircraft will also utilize North Flight Data Sys