Print Sizes Available:
- Large: 17 x 13"
- Small: 11 x 8.5"
Illustrated by: Eric Lian
Mesa Police Aviation Section "Falcon 5" N505MP is an art print from an original illustration. (This is not a photograph)
Meticulously detailed, the helicopter is set against the Falcon insignia, and the description text is bordered by the unit
patch and American flag.
Perfect for award presentations, the office or home, or as a gift for that helicopter fan.
Printed on high quality, heavy weight Luster paper using a 12-color pigmented, archival ink system.
- Edition Size: Open
- Paper Type: Heavy Weight Luster
- Ink Type: Lucia EX Archival Pigment
- Illustrated by: Eric Lian
- Published and printed by: Lian Media
The description on the print states:
Operated by the Mesa Police Aviation Section, Falcon 5 is an MD500E whose primary missions include every facet of law enforcement, search and rescue, and fire suppression. It is based at Falcon Field (MSC / FFZ) in Mesa, AZ.
Mesa Police helicopters average eight flight hours a day, seven days a week, and answer approximately eighteen calls a day. Its average response time to calls for assistance is fifty-four seconds. Since helicopter's inception in 1994, the aviation section has assisted in recovering over $18,000,000 in stolen property and locating more than 600 missing persons.
The helicopter is typically flown at an elevation of 500 to 700 feet. It is equipped with an onboard public address system, a searchlight, and an infrared camera system used during investigations of criminal activity or while searching for missing persons.
The Aviation Section consists of eight full-time helicopter pilots who are also proficient Tactical Flight Officers (TFOs), seven part-time TFOs, two
mechanics, and one civilian aviation administrator.