1.1 C
New York

History

The economics of air ambulances are multifaceted, encompassing a spectrum of expenses ranging from aircraft acquisition and maintenance to personnel and operational costs. We take a look.
Air ambulance industry offers exciting career options to people who are passionate about saving lives. In this guide, we offer brief explanation of the most common career options in the industry.

When did “Fixed Wing” aircraft begin to be utilized for medical transport?

Fixed Wing aircraft were the first aircraft used in medEvac transport. A medical section of the Army Air Corps was created as early as June 1, 1925 using converted DeHaviland aircraft. Helicopters did not see use as medical transports until 1944.

When was the first medEvac transport completed?

In 1926, the United States Army Air Corps used a converted DeHaviland aircraft to transport patients from Nicaragua to France Army Base in Panama, one hundred and fifty miles away.

Recent articles