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North Dakota & Minnesota Project Update

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Excel Energy update about Air2's participation in massive power line project in Minnesota and North Dakota. Read the article at wday.com[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_single_image image="22787" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="full"][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

Powering North Dakota & Minnesota

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Read more about Air2's participation in installing power lines and stringing wire in Minnesota and North Dakota. "In a day we can do four or five times more in a helicopter than we can with trucks." -Michael Fried/Sr. Safety Consultant, Xcel Energy Read the article at...

Air2 Video – Power Line Installation

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Watch as Air2 installs Power Lines. View the video here: inforum.com[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_single_image image="23110" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="full" img_link_large=""][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

Air2 Helicopters in Alaska

[vc_row][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]Alaska, I would go again in a heartbeat!” commented Dave Brown, Assistant Operations Manager for Air2, who spent three weeks in Alaska supervising line inspections and tower washing. “The people are welcoming, hospitable and very accommodating, however it was the Alaskan professionals that made...

Two Vice Presidents Celebrate 15 Years of Service

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/1"][vc_column_text]Sixteen years ago when Air2 was just an idea, Mark Camus and Tom McShane joined forces to create one of the leading helicopter companies servicing the utility industry. Mark had spent 13 years with another helicopter company as Vice President of Operations and Chief Pilot. Becoming...

Air2 Photos at tdworld.com

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]View photos of Air2 in the CapX2020 High-Voltage Transmission project. View the photos at tdworld.com[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_single_image image="22846" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="full"][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

Air2 Repairs Tornado Damage

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]The initial shock of the devastating damage caused by an EF4 tornado this past spring in Arkansas has passed. However, there is still plenty of recovery work ahead as demonstrated by Entergy Arkansas’s deployment of over 400 contractors to restore transmission lines, distribution and...

Air2 Graduates Two DOL Apprentices

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Air2, LLC is pleased to announce the graduation of two linemen through the Department of Labor Apprentice program and the Northwest Linemen College Certificate Program. PLH Group Senior Vice President of Safety Matt Compher and Sunita Khorana, President of Air2, LLC presented the awards...

CapX2020 Project Continuing to Move Forward

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]CapX2020 is a joint initiative of 11 transmission-owning utilities in Minnesota and the surrounding region to expand the electric transmission grid to ensure continued reliable and affordable service. Read the pdf article at greatriverenergy.com[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_single_image image="23127" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="full" img_link_large=""][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

Air2 Repairs Transmission Lines

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Air2 helicopter crews patrolled and repaired Lincoln Electric System transmission lines. Read the article at journalstar.com[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_single_image image="22807" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="full"][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

Video of Air2 Maintaining Lines

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Air2 maintaining lines. Traditional bucket trucks would not only take much longer to accomplish the same task but would also create some environmental damage. Land owners loved this method. Watch the video at youtube.com[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_single_image image="23131" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="full" img_link_large=""][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

Thomas & Betts Environmentally Responsible Transmission

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Can we pass out advertisement awards? Thomas & Betts wins this one hands down particularly with the introduction. Thank you Thomas & Betts! View the video here at tdworld.com/[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_single_image image="22996" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="full" img_link_large=""][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

Air2 Aids Ice Storm Recovery

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Read this article about how Air2 helped restore electrical service to those affected by ice storms. Read the article at energycentral.com[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_single_image image="22809" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="full"][/vc_column][/vc_row]...

Air2 Responds to Hurricanes Gustav & Ike

[vc_row][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text]Informative article about Air2's role in aiding Hurricanes Gustav & Ike. Read the article at verticalmag.com[/vc_column_text][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_single_image image="23133" border_color="grey" img_link_target="_self" img_size="full" img_link_large=""][/vc_column][/vc_row]...