2-Jun-2010 Source: Medical Aviation Services
Medical Aviation Services Ltd, a Specialist Aviation Services Group Company, is pleased announce the delivery of its latest MD 902 Explorer to Essex and Herts Air Ambulance Trust.
As helicopter provider and licensed operator, MAS will also supply the pilots who will help the Trustâ€™s clinical staff provide their vital skills throughout the county.
The new helicopter, G-EHAA, has been specially equipped to meet the Trustâ€™s specification at the Groupâ€™s Gloucestershire Airport facilities. The Explorer will operate initially from the existing base at Boreham as it replaces the previous contractor from the start of this month.
The new Essex Air Ambulance will operate in tandem with the existing Herts Air Ambulance, another MD 902 Explorer, also provided by MAS under the same contract.
About Medical Aviation Services Ltd
Medical Aviation Services Ltd is part of the Specialist Aviation Services Group and sister company to Police Aviation Services Ltd. The emergency services specialist is UK distributor for MD Helicopters and supports a fleet of 20 Explorers, which also includes 8 police helicopters. For more information visit: www.specialist-avation.com
[HeliHub.com editor note – this MD902 is an airframe manufactured in 2000 and was previously contracted to Great North Air Ambulance as G-GNAA.Â The aircraft was handed over on 30th May after being flown from MAS’s base at Gloucestershire to North Weald ready for 1st June start at Boreham.Â Photo Keith C Wilson]