Leading the Way
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’s mission is to bring to market ground-breaking and state-of-the-art technologies that will shape the future of making aerospace travel more efficient.
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.