12 November 2015
Please click on the link below to read about Dyfed-Powys joining NPAS
28 October 2015
David Taylor, NPAS Head of Safety and Compliance, says laser attacks on planes and helicopters in England and Wales have almost doubled in five years.
27 October 2015
A man has been jailed for endangering three passenger planes and a police helicopter with a laser pen he was able to buy for just £1.
08 October 2015
The National Police Air Service (NPAS) was formally handed the first of seven redesigned and upgraded EC135 T2+ helicopters from Bond, A Babcock International Group company, at Helitech International yesterday (October 7).
06 October 2015
Footage has been released of a dramatic jewellery raid in Norwich which took place earlier this year.
After the gang of six fled the scene on mopeds, the NPAS helicopter was deployed and tracked the robbers to a wood near Thelford where local officers were guided in arrrests made.
28 September 2015
The National Police Air Service has today (Monday 28th September) issued its latest annual report by the Accountable Manager, Ch. Supt Ian Whitehouse. The report documents the progress made by the organisation over the last twelve months.
07 September 2015
Police air support in the UK is set to become 24/7 all weather capable for the first time with the introduction of fixed wing aircraft into the service’s fleet.
The National Police Air Service has now awarded a contract for four fixed wing aircraft to be based in a purpose built facility, serving the whole of England and Wales.
22 April 2015
Police helicopter scrambled to the scene to help a woman to safety in Cullercoats, North Tyneside
22 April 2015
Incredible aerial footage of Liverpool and beyond has been captured by the National Police Air Service (NPAS) helicopter.
01 April 2015
The National Police Air Service (NPAS) has extended its operations into London with the Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) joining the service.
An NPAS base opened on 31 March 2015 at Lippitts Hill, with three EC145 helicopters able to reach all parts of the capital and beyond whenever air support is required.