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It’s National Air Ambulance Week!

Did you know that this week is National Air Ambulance Week (NAAW)?

Devon Air Ambulance Trust is a member of the Association of Air Ambulances. NAAW is an initiative created by the Association and its members which celebrates the work of local Air Ambulances, giving them a national voice and an opportunity to promote the work […]

By |September 21st, 2015|Air Ambulance, Industry News|0 Comments

Rega tests new instrument flight route from the Engadin to Chur

Rega is to test an instrument flight route from the Engadin over the Julier Pass to the Cantonal Hospital in Chur for the first time between 20 and 24 July. The aim is that in future the air-rescue organisation will be able to fly patients via this route even when visibility is poor. For the […]

By |September 8th, 2015|Air Ambulance|0 Comments

All Party Parliamentary Group for Air Ambulances

This week saw the first meeting of the reformed All Party Parliamentary Group for Air Ambulances now under the Chairmanship of Chloe Smith MP for Norwich North. The Group which was dissolved at the end of the last Parliament was instrumental in UK air ambulances changing VAT legislation and helping access LIBOR fines.

The reformed group […]

By |September 8th, 2015|Air Ambulance|0 Comments

MedFlight receives top industry award as programme of the year

Columbus, Ohio, MedFlight, the non-profit critical care transportation company owned by The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center and OhioHealth, was awarded the prestigious award of Program of the Year last night in Nashville, Tennessee at the annual Air Medical Transportation Conference by AAMS (Association of Air Medical Services).

The Programme of the Year Award recognizes […]

By |September 8th, 2015|Air Ambulance|0 Comments

KUBOTA and Devon Air Ambulance Trust prepare for take off!

A market leading machinery manufacturer has teamed up with Devon Air Ambulance Trust to launch ‘Working Safely, Saving Lives’ – a campaign that aims to raise £250,000 for UK air ambulance charities whilst also promoting the importance of health and safety in the workplace.

Agriculture and construction are two of the most dangerous and […]

By |August 27th, 2015|Air Ambulance|0 Comments