Bell Helicopter has announced the launch of Bell 505 Certified Training Facilities (CTF), through which it hopes to expand its...
HEMS establishment guide offered by MedEvac Foundation
The MedEvac Foundation International in the US has announced the completion of the Developing HEMS Capacity study. The resulting product of this study, entitled Establishing Air Medical Programs for the Next Generation, offers a framework for developed or developing countries to use as a guide when establishing air medical systems for their most critically ill and injured patients. The document can be used to educate national leaders, legislators, regulators, and business leaders on the unique and life-saving medical services provided by HEMS operators and the benefits of these HEMS programs to their nations, businesses, hospitals, and the general population.
“The MedEvac Foundation International, in partnership with Bell Helicopter, is honoured to have taken part in this extensive landmark study designed to take the guesswork out of HEMS start up, and also provide programs with a template to verify their current programs,” said MedEvac Foundation Board Chairman, Johnny Delgado. “While it contemplates the cultural, regulatory and country differences, it establishes the basic safety, administrative and operational logistics for a well-integrated air ambulance service."
GKN Aerospace has announced that it has officially opened its new repair and research facility in Johor, Malaysia.
SAF Group, a French civil operator, has expanded its fleet with an order for six new Airbus helicopters.
A UK Coastguard search and rescue helicopter crew from Lee-on-Solent has won the Goodrich Hoist Award at Helitech International 2018.
Safran Helicopters, an aircraft maintenance group, has announced that its Support-By-The-Hour (SBH) service range now offers new packages to provide coverage for more...