The State of Parana Government Air Transportation Section is in the airport also, along with a Federal Highway Police Air Detachment, which after 3 years of operations has carried out more than one thousand rescue missions in the Parana and Santa Catarina highways. Additionally, medical air transportation perform a major social role by transporting transplanting organs and sick individuals.
Bacacheri Airport, with a work force of over 500 people, sets position in Curitiba’s society as indispensable urban equipment for economic and social development, and not just for Bacacheri district, but for the entire city of Curitiba.
EPA is the sole training center in Latin America accredited by the National Civil Aviation Agency– Anac, as Civil Aviation Training Center. In addition to training Air Force military personnel, it offers training for commercial pilots for airlines from South America, Africa, and Europe.