Don't go looking to see Air Methods Corp.'s shares traded on the Nasdaq Stock Exchange today.

That's because private equity firm American Securities LLC's $2.5 billion purchase of the Centennial Airport-based medical transport company, announced last month, is complete.

Air Methods is now a privately held company and its shares won't trade on the Nasdaq exchange as of today.

“As a private company, Air Methods will have greater flexibility to execute our strategy and pursue long-term growth,” said Aaron Todd, Air Methods CEO, in a statement.

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