The Canadian Coast Guard has announced a new integrated services centre and helicopter hangar at Saint John, New Brunswick.
Air Alliance wins ITIJ award
Congratulations to Air Alliance, which has won this year’s ITIJ award for Air Ambulance Provider of the Year.
AirMed&Rescue’s sister magazine held its annual awards ceremony in Geneva, Switzerland on 2 November. The award was sponsored and presented by UC San Diego Health, with REVA and Sarpa joining Air Alliance as finalists.
This is the second year in a row that the company has scooped the award. It said of the win: “We would like to thank all our clients and the entire team for their excellent support and great work.”
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Surplus aircraft from the Canadian Coast Guard are to be donated to educational institutions across Canada, in a plan backed by the Canadian Government.