The Eurocopter AS350 is used by the Customs and Border Protection (CBP) in surveillance and security patrol missions since the 1990s. Under the Light Enforcement Helicopter (LEH) contract, 50 new aircraft ordered in 2008 with 14 delivered by February 2010.
Additional helicopters ordered as Airbus H125 in 2020
Custom Border Protection Get 16 More H125, 28-Jan-20 : Heli-Expo 2020 Airbus to deliver 16 new AS350B3e / H125 to U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP). Homeland Security has received over 100 AS350/EC120 over the past 30 years
CBP Recognized for Supporting Woman-Owned Small Business, 06-Apr-19 : #WomenOwned U.S. General Services Administration (GSA) recognized the Customs and Border Protection (CBP) for the acquisition of seven H125/AS350B3e helicopters valued $46 M by partnered women-owned small business Davenport Aviation
All Metal MS Products for U.S. Border Patrol AS350, 15-Dec-15 : All Metal MS delivers custom AS350 “Safety First” maintenance stands, cowling racks and blade racks to the United States Border Protection in San Diego, California
|CBP adds 6 more AS350B3 LEH, 23-Feb-10 : Houston, From the Eurocopter booth at Heli-Expo, American Eurocopter announced that U.S. Customs and Border Protection has entered into the first option year on the Light Enforcement Helicopter (LEH) contract and placed an order for six AS350B3s. This is the second order on the LEH contract that was awarded to American Eurocopter by the Department of Homeland Security in July 2008.|
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