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Omniflight names new National Sales Director

Omniflight names new National Sales Director

Omniflight Helicopters, Inc., a leading national provider of air medical services, announced today that it named Geoffrey Coy to the newly created position of national sales director, effective immediately. In this position, Coy will be responsible for managing sales efforts across the company and working closely with each of Omniflight’s regional business development directors throughout… Read more »

Source: Omniflight, 04-Jun-13

29-Jan-13 Eurocopter AS350 Havasu, US-Arizona

Precautionary landing in park after oil pressure warning

29-Jan-13

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03-Nov-12 Bell 206L Bienville, US-Louisiana

Emergency landing after bird strike – EMS unit “Pafford AirOne” with patient on board.  We believe they operate either/both of LongRanger 4 N1813 (52335) and LongRanger 3 N3180L (51055)

03-Nov-12

05-Oct-11 N145SM Eurocopter EC145 Rochester, US-Minnesota

Force trim release button would neither release nor respond to input on final approach to scene request.  Aircraft declared u/s and patient transferred by land ambulance.  Button was found to be    faulty and was replaced

05-Oct-11

Patient billed $58,477 for 173 mile EMS flight

Patient billed $58,477 for 173 mile EMS flight

Insurance company claims that EMS flight was “not medically justified” and passed Omniflight’s $58,477 invoice to the patient – who has a counter-claim on his hands after a neurologist has confirmed in writing that it was an emergency.  The figure is made up of $249 per “loaded mile” for the 173 mile trip, plus a… Read more »

Source: Charlotte Observer, 26-Sep-11

11-Sep-11 N145SM Eurocopter EC145 Rochester, US-Minnesota

Tail rotor gear box chip light indicator illuminated shortly after take-off from emergency scene.  Precautionary landing made, and patient transferred to another helicopter

11-Sep-11

04-Aug-11 N135AN Eurocopter EC135P2 Marysville, US-Ohio

Crew found bullet hole in aircraft and remains of bullet inside, under the cabin floor.  Unsure of location of occurrence, helicopter grounded at Marysville

04-Aug-11

Air Methods closes acquisition of Omniflight Helicopters

Air Methods closes acquisition of Omniflight Helicopters

Air Methods Corporation, the largest air medical transportation company in the world, announced today that it has successfully completed its acquisition of OF Air Holdings Corporation and its subsidiaries, including Omniflight Helicopters, Inc. (together, Omniflight). Omniflight provides air medical transport services throughout the United States and provides these services under both the community-based and hospital-based… Read more »

Source: Air Methods, 02-Aug-11

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Air Methods provides update on Q2 results and Omniflight acquisition

Air Methods provides update on Q2 results and Omniflight acquisition

Air Methods Corporation, the largest air medical transportation company in the world, provided an update on second quarter 2011 preliminary results, as well as a status update on pending acquisition of OF Air Holdings and its subsidiaries (together, Omniflight). Based on preliminary 2011 second quarter results, total community-based patient transports were 10,319. Patients transported for… Read more »

Source: Air Methods, 21-Jul-11

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Profile: Memorial’s MedFlight in Indiana

Profile: Memorial’s MedFlight in Indiana

WSBT’s cameras took an exclusive ride with MedFlight, one of the area’s only medical helicopters – see full story.  Memorial MedFlight utilizes an EC 135P2 helicopter and is based at the South Bend Regional Airport, operated for them by Omniflight.  The particular helicopter is registered N3842, and is serial number 0428

Source: South Bend Tribune, 20-Jul-11

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Air Methods provides update on finances and Omniflight

Air Methods provides update on finances and Omniflight

Air Methods Corporation AIRM +1.09% , the largest air medical transportation company in the world, announced today that it has successfully closed, together with its bank group, led by KeyBank National Association KEY -1.66% , a five-year Amended and Restated Credit Agreement (the Amended Credit Facility). The Amended Credit Facility is comprised of a $100 million revolving line of… Read more »

Source: Air Methods, 05-Jul-11

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02-Jul-11 N117UC Eurocopter BK117 Cincinatti, US-Ohio

Birdstrike, unscheduled landing and no damage was found

02-Jul-11

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Air Methods acquires parent company of Omniflight Helicopters

Air Methods acquires parent company of Omniflight Helicopters

Air Methods Corporation (Nasdaq:AIRM), the largest air medical transportation company in the world, announced today that it has entered into a definitive merger agreement (the Agreement) to acquire OF Air Holdings Corporation and its subsidiaries, including Omniflight Helicopters, Inc. (together, Omniflight). Omniflight provides air medical transport services throughout the United States and provides these services… Read more »

Source: Air Methods, 03-Jun-11

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New Montana law allows CareFlight memberships

New Montana law allows CareFlight memberships

The 62nd Montana Legislature passed a bill, signed by Governor Brian Schweitzer on April 22, allowing consumers to purchase membership subscriptions for private, life-saving air ambulance services, including Missoula-based CareFlight

Source: Clark Fork Chronicle, 25-Apr-11

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Omniflight completes Level 1 of FAA Safety Management System Program

Omniflight completes Level 1 of FAA Safety Management System Program

Building on its commitment to safety and quality, Omniflight Helicopters, Inc., a leading national provider of air medical services, has completed Level 1 of the Federal Aviation Administration’s Safety Management System (SMS) program and has now started on Level 2. Omniflight announced its achievement today, calling its SMS participation a natural extension of its “true safety-first… Read more »

Source: Omniflight, 15-Mar-11

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Omniflight offers military free membership in OmniAdvantage program

Omniflight offers military free membership in OmniAdvantage program

As a way of showing gratitude to the men and women of the military who keep America safe, Omniflight Helicopters, Inc., a leading national provider of air medical services, is offering active duty military members and veterans free membership in the OmniAdvantage program nationwide. The free membership extends to the families (spouses and legal dependents) of the… Read more »

Source: Omniflight, 10-Jan-11

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Native Air introduces a new membership program – OmniAdvantage

Native Air introduces a new membership program – OmniAdvantage

Native Air, a division of Omniflight Helicopters, a leading national provider of air medical services, today introduced a membership program, OmniAdvantage, making medical transport available to members and their families for a fraction of its actual cost. Native Air operates more than 20 bases in Arizona, New Mexico and west Texas, using helicopters and fixed-wing… Read more »

Source: Native Air, 05-Jan-11

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01-Jan-11 N145SM Eurocopter EC145 Albert Lea, US-Minnesota

Engine cowling opened and struck main rotor blades on approach to land

01-Jan-11

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Omniflight launches OmniAdvantage membership program, initially in 8 states

Omniflight launches OmniAdvantage membership program, initially in 8 states

ADDISON, Texas, November 22, 2010 — Omniflight Helicopters, Inc., a leading national provider of air medical services, has launched its OmniAdvantage family membership program in eight of the 18 states in which it offers service. Omniflight is introducing OmniAdvantage as a supplemental insurance offering to give the millions of families in its service regions the… Read more »

Source: Omniflight, 23-Nov-10

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Alabama Life Saver to open fifth base

Alabama Life Saver to open fifth base

Omniflight Helicopter’s Alabama Life Saver program is to open its fifth site at Ozark’s Blackwell Field Airport.

Source: Dothan Eagle, 21-Nov-10

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Helipad approved at White Mountain Regional Medical Center

Helipad approved at White Mountain Regional Medical Center

Native Air already has a contract with the hospital and has a helicopter stationed at the Springerville airport.

Source: White Mountain Independent, 13-Sep-10

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Omniflight merges Southwest MedEvac into Native Air

Omniflight merges Southwest MedEvac into Native Air

Native Air, with 300 employees based in Arizona, 14 helicopters and three fixed-wing aircraft, absorbed Southwest MedEvac and its 150 employees, 10 helicopters and four fixed-wing aircraft

Source: Las Cruces Sun-News, 13-Sep-10

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Omniflight Chairman/CEO lists $839K property for sale

Omniflight Chairman/CEO lists $839K property for sale

Robert A. Peiser and his wife, Nancy, have listed for sale a two-bedroom, 2.5-bath condo at 5100 San Felipe St. in Greater Uptown for $839,000.

Source: Blockshopper, 09-Sep-10

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Omniflight clinical epecialist named 2010 Paramedic of the Year

Omniflight clinical epecialist named 2010 Paramedic of the Year

Omniflight Helicopters, Inc., a leading national provider of air medical services, announced today that one of its flight paramedics, Don Wilson, was named Paramedic of the Year by East Alabama EMS Region II. Wilson has been employed as a base clinical specialist (flight paramedic) with Alabama LifeSaver, an Omniflight company, since May 2007. He works… Read more »

Source: Omniflight, 20-Aug-10

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Omniflight Helicopters appoints new CEO

Omniflight Helicopters appoints new CEO

Omniflight Helicopters, Inc. announced today the appointment of Thomas Leverton to the role of chief executive officer, effective June 1, 2010. Leverton replaces Robert A. Peiser who will be leaving the company to pursue his interests in corporate and not-for-profit board service. Peiser has served as chairman and CEO since February 2008. He will continue… Read more »

Source: Omniflight Helicopters, 27-May-10

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Ahlers Aerospace awarded NVG installation contract by Omniflight

Ahlers Aerospace awarded NVG installation contract by Omniflight

Ahlers Aerospace has recently been awarded a contract by Omniflight Corporation to install night vision cabin conversions to an additional six of their Bell 206 air medical helicopters. The installations will be accomplished at their facility in Newnan, Georgia, during March of this year. To date, Ahlers has performed more than thirty additional conversions on… Read more »

Source: Ahlers Aerospace, 19-Mar-10

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Omniflight appoints into new National Sales Director post

Omniflight appoints into new National Sales Director post

Omniflight Helicopters, Inc., a leading national provider of air medical services, announced today that it named Geoffrey Coy to the newly created position of national sales director, effective immediately. In this position, Coy will be responsible for managing sales efforts across the company and working closely with each of Omniflight’s regional business development directors throughout… Read more »

Source: Omniflight, 01-Mar-10

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05-Feb-10 N157BC Eurocopter AS350B2 Fort Bliss, US-Texas (3F)

05-Feb-10

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Native Air Donates $15K to Gracie Lee Haught Children’s Memorial Fund under Its “Flight for a Cause” Program

Native Air Donates $15K to Gracie Lee Haught Children’s Memorial Fund under Its “Flight for a Cause” Program

Native Air, a division of one of the nation’s leading air medical services provider, Omniflight Helicopters, Inc., announced today that it donated $15,000 to Payson, Ariz.-based Gracie Lee Haught Children’s Memorial Fund under its Flight for a Cause fundraising program. In September 2009, Native Air announced its alignment with the Mogollon Health Alliance’s Gracie Lee… Read more »

Source: Omniflight, 02-Feb-10

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HAI Announces 2010 Certified Flight Instructor of the Year

HAI Announces 2010 Certified Flight Instructor of the Year

HAI is pleased to announce the 2010 W. A. (Dub) Blessing Certified Flight Instructor of the Year Award recipient, Tom Read; Check Airman and Flight Instructor, Omniflight Helicopters, Addison, Texas. Tom Read has garnered a decorated and prestigious accident and incident-free career, earning 19 Pilot Proficiency awards from the FAA. Read graduated from the U.S…. Read more »

Source: HAI, 15-Jan-10

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Omniflight Helicopters Check Airman Among Recipients of HAI’s 2010 Salute to Excellence Awards

Omniflight Helicopters Check Airman Among Recipients of HAI’s 2010 Salute to Excellence Awards

Omniflight Helicopters, Inc., a leading national provider of air medical services, announced today that John Thomas Read, check airman and flight instructor for the company is the recipient of the W. A. (Dub) Blessing Certified Flight Instructor of the Year Award from The Helicopter Association International (HAI).

Source: Omniflight, 23-Dec-09

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Omniflight Enters into Agreement with FlightSafety for Simulation Training and Education

Omniflight Enters into Agreement with FlightSafety for Simulation Training and Education

Omniflight Helicopters, Inc., a leading national provider of air medical services, announced today that it has entered into an agreement with FlightSafety International, the world’s leading aviation training company.

Source: Omniflight, 15-Dec-09

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Omniflight’s Southeast Regional Clinical Manager Named To State Of Alabama Board Of Nursing

Omniflight’s Southeast Regional Clinical Manager Named To State Of Alabama Board Of Nursing

Omniflight Helicopters, Inc., a leading national provider of air medical services, announced today that Lynda LaRue, ADN, R.N., CMTE, regional clinical manager for the company’s Southeast region was named to the State of Alabama Board of Nursing.

Source: Omniflight, 03-Dec-09

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Omniflight to Utilize Award-Winning ALERTS System

Omniflight Helicopters and Appareo Systems have announced that Omniflight has committed to adding Appareo’s award-winning Aircraft Logging and Event Recording for Training and Safety (ALERTS FDM) system to a number of its aircraft.

Source: Vertical, 04-Nov-09

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04-Nov-09 N617LH Eurocopter AS350 Globe, US-Arizona

04-Nov-09

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Omniflight Helicopters Purchase ALERTS from Appareo Systems

Appareo Systems announced that Omniflight has committed to adding Appare ’s award-winning Aircraft Logging and Event Recording for Training and Safety (ALERTS FDM) system to a number of its aircraft.

Source: KFGO, 29-Oct-09

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Native Air partners with Gracie Lee Haught Children’s Memorial Fund as part of its fundraising program

Native Air announced that it has aligned with Payson, Ariz.-based Gracie Lee Haught Children’s Memorial Fund as part of its Flight for a Cause fundraising program, whereby the company supports local charities, affiliates and organizations within the communities it serves.

Source: Omniflight, 01-Oct-09

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26-Sep-09 N417AE Eurocopter AS350B2 Georgetown, US-South Carolina (3F)

25-Sep-09

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Omniflight Selects MissionMode Solutions For Incident Management and Emergency Notification

September 24, 2009 — Omniflight Helicopters, Inc., a leading national provider of air medical services, announced today it has selected MissionMode Solutions’ Alert and Situation Center, a leading crisis management and emergency notification system, as its virtual command center and alert notification platform for both daily operations as well as for crisis management, incident management… Read more »

Source: MissionMode Solutions, 24-Sep-09

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Native Air opens new EMS base in Parker, Arizona

PARKER, Ariz.  …  September 24, 2009 … Native Air, a division of one of the nation’s leading air medical services provider, Omniflight Helicopters, Inc., announced today that it has opened a new air medical services base in Parker, Ariz. , introducing its transport capabilities to the local community. The base, located at Parker Indian Hospital,… Read more »

Source: Rotorhub, 24-Sep-09

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22-Sep-09 N129AL AgustaWestland AW109K2 Page, US-Arizona

22-Sep-09

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8-Sep-09 N919WM Eurocopter EC135 Raleigh, US-North Carolina

8-Sep-09 N919WM Eurocopter EC135 Raleigh, US-North Carolina

08-Sep-09

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Native Air Introduces Night Vision Goggles to Its Payson, AZ Based EMS AS350

Source: Omniflight, 28-Jul-09

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2-Jul-09 N53963 Eurocopter AS350B2 Conway, US-South Carolina

2-Jul-09 N53963 Eurocopter AS350B2 Conway, US-South Carolina

02-Jul-09

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Base Manager for Omniflight Helicopters wins award

Source: Cambridge Who's Who, 25-Jun-09

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Omniflight Helicopters Employees to be Honored in Alabama Ceremony

Source: Omniflight, 18-Jun-09

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13-Jun-09 N317MC Eurocopter BK117 Fillmore County Airport, US-Minnesota

13-Jun-09 N317MC Eurocopter BK117 Fillmore County Airport, US-Minnesota

13-Jun-09

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Omniflight Helicopters Native Air Division to Donate Nearly $15K from Flight for the Cure Fundraising

Source: Vertical, 29-Apr-09

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28-Mar-09 N370SS Eurocopter BK117 Longwood, US-Florida

28-Mar-09 N370SS Eurocopter BK117 Longwood, US-Florida

28-Mar-09

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Omniflight Appoints Cheryl A Nolan to the Post of VP and CIO

Source: Omniflight, 26-Feb-09

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Omniflight Helicopters, Inc. Opens New Air Medical Services Base In Houston

Source: Omniflight, 27-Jan-09

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Omniflight Helicopters announces Definitive Agreement With Air Methods Regarding Reorganization Of Atlanta Operations

Source: Omniflight, 22-Jan-09

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St. Lucie County Fire District and Omniflight Helicopters Bring Newly Refurbished Air Medical Services Helicopter into service

Source: Omniflight, 09-Jan-09

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