LifeFlight (formerly CareFlight Group) is Australia’s most diversified provider of rapid response aero-medical care with both a fixed and rotary wing fleet. Established in Queensland in 1981, LifeFlight has flown more than 42,000 critical rescue missions to help seriously ill and injured patients across Australia and the world. LifeFlight integrates its own critical care doctors and flight nurses on board its fleet of 14 aircraft to provide a lifesaving, flying Intensive Care Unit for patients in need of urgent specialist care.
In addition to community and commercial aero-medical rescue operations, LifeFlight operates a dedicated in-house Coordination Centre responsible for all aircraft tasking, flight operations and crew rostering. LifeFlight’s nationally-recognised and CASA approved Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (HEMS) Academy provides aviation training for LifeFlight’s own staff, as well as external aviation and medical personnel. The full-service training facility based in Brisbane offers courses such as Helicopter Underwater Escape Training (HUET) and Emergency Breathing Systems. In 2016, the HEMS Academy will launch Australia’s first Thales Level-D AW139 Full Flight Simulator (FFS).
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Kaan Air is a pioneer of the European helicopter industry, combining significant aviation and logistic experience. Kaan Air is led by a team of industry experts who provide diverse services ranging from fire attack operations, HEMS, logistics, leasing, transportation and distribution. Kaan Air and its USA partner Air Methods operate HeliStar in Europe.
Founded in Turkey in 2000, Kaan Air is the distributor for civil sales and after sales customer support and maintenance services for AgustaWestland, one of the world’s leading helicopter manufacturers. In addition, Kaan Air is the Turkey distributor of sales and after sales service for Russian Helicopters, including one of the world’s most capable heavy lift helicopters, the Kamov KA-32. Kaan Air operates a new to late model fleet of diverse helicopters such as Ka-32A11BC; AW139; AW109SP and AW119Ke.
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