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Met Police Air Support Unit was formally launched on 26 Nov 1980 at Lippitts Hill with a mix of Bo.105 and Bell 222. The Met had used helicopters in a limited capacity for some years before but this was when a full time service was constituted.

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London Metropolitan Police Helicopters in 2014, 02-Jan-15 : London Met’s Air Support Unit (ASU) attended 8,182 incidents, assisted in the arrest of 1,686 suspects and located 169 missing people.


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C/NVersionBuiltIn this OrgIn other Org
47028 222 G-META : London Metropolitan Police; to CS-HDS
Bell Helicopter N9B : Bell 222, cn47028, ff:?; reg Bell Helicopters as N9B for tests, unk
Bell Helicopter N5733H : rereg Bell Helicopters as N5733H, unk
OMNI Aviation Group CS-HDS : Omni Aviacao e Tecnologia; ex G-META
47055 222 1981 G-METB : London Metropolitan Police Feb81-Dec96
: Metropolitan Police helicopter based at Lippitts Hill, Loughton, Essex; 29+
OMNI Aviation Group CS-HDU : OMNI; served Portuguese Ministry of Health (INEM, Ministerio da Saude) 199+
Omni Taxi Aereo PP-MEH : Omni Taxi Aereo, noted 2008; Oct11 reg; Jan14 still
47050 222 G-METC : London Metropolitan Police; to CS-HDT
OMNI Aviation Group CS-HDT : ex G-METC
5525 as355n 1992 G-METD : ex G-BUJF, became G-METD in Apr 1993 while London Metropolitan Police leas+
9065 ec145 2005 G-MPSA : Metropolitan Police Air Support Unit from Jun07
McAlpine Helicopters G-MPSA : McAlpine Nov05-Jun07
9068 ec145 2005 G-MPSB : Metropolitan Police Air Support May07-May15
McAlpine Helicopters G-MPSB : McAlpine Nov05-May07
9075 ec145 2005 G-MPSC : Metropolitan Police Air Support Unit from Jun07
McAlpine Helicopters G-MPSC : McAlpine Dec05-Jun07
5525 as355n 1992 G-SEPA : ex G-METD. To G-SEPA Jul 1996 and operated by the London Metropolitan Poli+
5574 as355n 1994 G-SEPB : London Metropolitan Police ASU Mar-95-Mar08
McAlpine Helicopters G-BVSE : McAlpine Aug94-Feb95
- F-GYEU : EURL Aerozais at Mortagne-sur-Sèvre Sep08-Jul16
: Rotor Team at Annecy-Meythet aeroport Aug16-Feb17
: private from Feb17
: private owner at Cannes from 2016
5596 as355n 1995 G-SEPC : London Metropolitan Police ASU Apr96-Mar08
McAlpine Helicopters G-BWGV : McAlpine Aug/Nov 1995
- F-GMAX : Fin Air Trade SAS at Paris Dec08-May11
: Tahiti Helicopters from Jun11
: Jul16 operating in Tahiti. Took a ride in it today!
10 serials found for Metropolitan Police

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