Date: April 7, 2017
Washington, DC – The United States Park Police has received a replacement helicopter with a new look. This 2003 Bell 412EP (Eagle 2) helicopter will be operational in the Washington Metropolitan Area beginning on Monday April 10, 2017. Eagle 2 will fly approximately 250 flight hours before going in for required maintenance and receiving a more traditional paint job. It will take a minimum of six months to reach the required hours for the maintenance.