Specialty Aviation Services

Carson Air

carsonair.com

Investing to support management’s vision
for growth in aviation services

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 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. Management was seeking capital to pursue growth opportunities.

Transaction

In October 2015, Wynnchurch Capital made a strategic investment in Carson Air.

Opportunity

Carson Air was an opportunity to partner with a market leader and an experienced management team to further support the growth of its proven business model. Carson Air is well positioned to expand and enhance its service offerings.

Strategy

With a reputation for best-in-class operations, Carson Air’s position as a market leader in the specialty aviation services space within Canada makes the company an ideal platform investment with significant opportunity for growth in adjacent markets and additional services.