Carson Air Ltd. ("Carson Air"), headquartered in Kelowna, British Columbia is a leading provider of fixed-wing air ambulance services, air cargo services and flight school training in Western Canada. Since 1990, Carson Air has been committed to establishing strong relationships and building its reputation with its customers. With safety, reliability, and responsiveness guiding Carson Air over the last two decades, the Company has established itself as a leader in its markets and developed a reputation for excellent service. For more information, please visit: www.carsonair.com
Management was seeking capital to pursue growth opportunities. In October 2015, Wynnchurch Capital made a strategic investment in Carson Air.
Carson Air was an opportunity to partner with a market leader and an experienced management team to further support the growth of their proven business model. Carson Air is well positioned to expand and enhance its services to its customers.
Carson Air's position as a market leader in the specialty aviation services space within Canada, with a reputation for "best in class" operations, makes the company an ideal platform investment, with significant opportunity for growth in adjacent markets and new services. Wynnchurch's investment will support Carson Air's commitment to its customers and its growth strategy.