1201 Reisterstown Road
410.486.3101 / 800.525.5555
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: August 1, 2014
STATE POLICE TO MARK FULL-SERVICE MISSION OPERATION
OF NEW AW-139 HELICOPTER IN DC METRO REGION
(LANHAM, MD) -- Maryland State Police Superintendent Colonel Marcus L. Brown will join Delegate Marvin E. Holmes Jr., Acting Co-Executive Director Patricia Gainer, of the Maryland Institute for Emergency Medical Services System, and other state and local officials at FedEx Field to officially mark the commencement of full-service mission operation of the new AgustaWestland AW 139 helicopter in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area. The pilots and flight paramedics who staff “Trooper 2” at the Washington Section have now been fully trained on the new aircraft. They have begun flying the new helicopter around the clock on all Aviation Command missions.
In addition to the new AW 139 helicopter, other aircraft from allied law enforcement in the region will be on display.
WHAT: MARYLAND STATE POLICE ‘TROOPER 2’ MARKS
COMMENCEMENT OF FULL-SERVICE OPS IN AW-139
WHEN: TUESDAY, AUGUST 5, 2014 1:00 P.M.
WHERE: FedEx Field
Club Level Suites
Adjacent to Parking Lot “D”
1600 FedEx Way
Landover, MD 20785
CONTACT: Greg Shipley – Office of Media Communications – 410-653-4236