BLENDABLE takes off to make a difference

By Jason Ferguson

This gyroplane, tail number N500WL, is ready to serve local public safety agencies in a variety of ways. The gyroplane is owned by BLENDABLE, a new nonprofit that is the braindchild of local sheriff’s office deputy Heath Lowry. The tail number is a combination of the term 5-0, slang for police, and owl, as it is the “eyes in the sky” for the entities that will employ it.
For 25 years, Custer County Sheriff’s Office corporal Heath Lowry has been fighting crime on land. Now, he wants to do it through the air, as well. Lowry is the driving force behind a freshly-created public safety aviation entity called BLENDABLE, a new nonprofit corporation that offers an aircraft for all public safety agencies in […]