Supporting The Only Helicopter-based Scheduled Airline
Corporation has signed an agreement with America Rising to provide
overhaul and repair services for the helicopter airline's fleet.
America Rising is the only helicopter operator in the U.S.
authorized by the Department of Transportation to operate as a
America Rising/Glenwood Aviation, founded in 1999, provides
helicopter charter and maintenance services from its Tipton Airport
facilities at Fort Meade (MD). The company is developing a
scheduled downtown-to-downtown helicopter airline service, with the
first route to be between South Capitol Street Heliport-a mile
south of the Capitol in Washington DC- and one of the three
Manhattan public heliports. Currently, America Rising offers
executive charter, limited scheduled service and four-hour
document/package special delivery services to destinations between
Washington DC and New York City.