Air Methods contracted to provide services to Haiti Air Ambulance

3 January 2014

Air Methods Corp. (NASDAQ: AIRM) said it has entered into an agreement with Haiti Air Ambulance Service, Inc. to provide air medical transportation services to the Republic of Haiti.

Under the agreement, which is similar to a traditional hospital services contract, Air Methods will provide two Bell 407 helicopters and employ three pilots and two mechanics. Haiti Air Ambulance will employ the clinical crew and provide medical direction. Initially the service will conduct daytime only, inter-facility transports from outlying hospitals back to designated trauma and critical care facilities. The base will be located near the airport in the capital city of Port-au-Prince, and operations are anticipated to start in first quarter of 2014.

Air Methods Corp. ( is a leader in air medical transportation. The company´s fleet of owned, leased or maintained aircraft features over 400 helicopters and fixed wing aircraft.

If you enjoyed this post, please consider leaving a comment or subscribing to the RSS feed to have future articles delivered to your feed reader.

Comments are closed.

Powered by WordPress