Airbus Delivers Two H145 Helicopters for Emergency Medical Services in New Zealand

Airbus has delivered two H145 helicopters to the New Zealand Helicopter Emergency Medical Services, the first two H145 helicopters in emergency medical services (EMS) configuration in the New Zealand market.   The official handover event between Airbus Australia Pacific and the New Zealand Helicopter Emergency Medical Services took place in Christchurch today. Airbus Australia Pacific managing … More Airbus Delivers Two H145 Helicopters for Emergency Medical Services in New Zealand

Airbus Helicopters Develops its Presence in Italy with a Dedicated Customer Centre

Airbus Helicopters has strengthened its footprint in Italy with the acquisition of its distributor and 50-year partner Aersud Elicotteri. Headquartered in the North of Italy, near the city of Verona, Aersud has played a key role in the development of the country’s helicopter market. It has successfully increased Airbus Helicopters’ market share in Italy, particularly … More Airbus Helicopters Develops its Presence in Italy with a Dedicated Customer Centre

New Study Defining a Mission-Based Method to Determine a HEMS Unit’s Actual Service Area Published – SJTREM

The Scandinavian Journal of Trauma, Resuscitation and Emergency Medicine (SJTREM) has published a study defining a mission-based method to determine a HEMS units actual service area.  Geographical service areas are used as descriptive system indicators in Emergency Medical Service (EMS) related studies and reporting templates. The actual service area may differ significantly from administrative areas; … More New Study Defining a Mission-Based Method to Determine a HEMS Unit’s Actual Service Area Published – SJTREM

Hiratagakuen Strengthens Japan’s Aeromedical Operations with Airbus Fleet

Kansai-based helicopter operator Hiaratagakuen welcomed its second H145//BK117D-2 today (31.08.18) following the milestone delivery of its first unit in December 2017. Currently operating 14 H135 and one H145//BK117D-2, this new H145//BK117D-2 will join Hiratagakuen’s growing fleet to support emergency medical service (EMS) missions, and serves as a passenger and material transport. The first H145//BK117D-2 has … More Hiratagakuen Strengthens Japan’s Aeromedical Operations with Airbus Fleet

Airbus Helicopters and the Ukrainian Ministry of Interior Sign for 55 helicopters

Following the Intergovernmental Agreement signed between France and Ukraine on 8 June, Airbus Helicopters has signed a contract with the Ukrainian Ministry of Interior for the purchase of 55 civil helicopters destined for search and rescue (SAR), public services, and emergency medical service (EMS) missions in the country. The 55 aircraft include 21 repurposed H225s, … More Airbus Helicopters and the Ukrainian Ministry of Interior Sign for 55 helicopters