Metro Aerospace

metro aerospace

Shaping the Future of Aerospace Travel

In 2016, the Catalyze Dallas founders funded and launched Metro Aerospace, proving our commercialization model through asset extraction. As the global manufacturer of the Microvanes™ technology invented by Lockheed Martin, Metro Aerospace delivers break-through fuel saving products for the aerospace industry, saving millions of gallons of fuel per year and reducing harmful emissions.

metro aerospace

Shaping the Future of Aerospace Travel

In 2016, the Catalyze Dallas founders funded and launched Metro Aerospace, proving our commercialization model through asset extraction. As the global manufacturer of the Microvanes™ technology invented by Lockheed Martin, Metro Aerospace delivers break-through fuel saving products for the aerospace industry, saving millions of gallons of fuel per year and reducing harmful emissions.

Drag-reducing Microvanes for the Lockheed C-130 Hercules and Boeing C-17 Globemaster

Microvanes have proven to be the single most cost-effective improvement for rear cargo aircraft with airdrop capability due to their low upfront cost, ease of installation, and minimal aircraft downtime.

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  • Extends time on mission

  • Reduces fuel consumption

  • Reduces inboard engine wear

  • Increases payload capacity

  • Reduced emissions with lower fuel burn

  • No adverse impact on airdrop or paratroop operations

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