BROUSSARD, LA – Meridian Helicopters LLC is proud to announce the successful delivery of a fully refurbished Bell 206L3 helicopter to Lasen Inc., marking the company’s 27th comprehensive tip-to-tail refurbishment project. This helicopter has been specifically tailored to meet the unique operational needs of Lasen Inc., a specialist in helicopter LiDAR leak detection for pipelines based in Las Cruces, New Mexico.

This particular Bell Helicopter 206L3 has been equipped with Lasen’s proprietary ALPISTM system, a cutting-edge helicopter-mounted technology for pipeline inspection, ensuring enhanced precision and efficiency in aerial leak detection tasks. In addition to the technological fit-out, the helicopter features a custom-designed interior and is outfitted with the latest Garmin avionics suite, offering unparalleled navigation and communication capabilities. The refurbishment is completed with a fresh exterior paint job and the installation of zero-time components, ensuring the aircraft meets the highest standards of performance and reliability.

Ben Galloway, the Director of Operations at Lasen Inc. expressed satisfaction with the delivery, stating, “N233MH stands out as one of the most beautiful aircraft I’ve ever encountered. A thank you to the team at Meridian Helicopters for all the hard work you’ve put into it. You guys certainly take pride in your product, and it shows. I know we’re in good hands and I’m looking forward to working with you and your team.”

Michael Bashlor, Managing Partner at Meridian Helicopters, shared his enthusiasm for the new lease and relationship with Lasen Inc., a testament to the company’s reputation and expertise. “We are thrilled to embark on this journey with Lasen Inc., a company that shares our values of innovation and quality. This delivery not only represents a significant achievement for both companies but also reinforces our commitment to providing unparalleled service and support to our clients.”

Meridian Helicopters LLC continues to set the standard in helicopter refurbishment and customization, delivering exceptional value and performance to its clients across the aviation industry.

Meridian Helicopters, a subsidiary of the Cadorath Group of Companies, operates out of Broussard, Louisiana, USA specializing in ground-up refurbishments, leasing and brokering of helicopters. Over the past 13 years, they have completed 27 Bell Helicopter 206L3 and L4 aircraft refurbishments, demonstrating their expertise and commitment to quality in the industry.

For further information, please contact:
Michael Bashlor, Managing Partner, Meridian Helicopters LLC
[email protected] or 337-857-5727