AirAmbulance

When every second counts, maintaining fleet uptime is of paramount importance to the SCOTSTAR team operating from our Glasgow base. That’s why we built the infrastructure from the ground up.

Our Air Ambulance support is an essential component of the provision of healthcare in Scotland. Specially equipped aircraft together with the highly trained medical and flight crews provide round-the-clock air ambulance support for routine and urgent patient transfer.

For 20 years, the Scottish Ambulance Service, part of the UK’s National Health Service (NHS), has trusted us to deliver speed and absolute reliability. From the Beechcraft Super King air we provided in 1993 to the entire Scottish Air Ambulance fleet of fixed and rotary wing aircraft today, we currently perform over 3400 emergency air ambulance missions per year. Our aircraft have dedicated Air Ambulance cabin interiors designed by us in conjunction with Scottish Ambulance Service incorporating the latest medical stretcher and patient loading systems along with a number of new technological enhancements.

As part of the contract we provide Air Ambulance support for:

  • Two Beechcraft King Airs comprising of major and line maintenance & support
  • A third, multi-role relief aircraft, with twin Lifeport capability
  • Infrastructure development
  • Base maintenance
  • Line maintenance & mobile line maintenance
  • 24/7 AOG support
  • Avionics upgrades
  • NVIS and night vision support systems
  • Aircraft re-role & Air ambulance modifications
  • Re-livery of aircraft via our paint shop in Oxford, UK
  • CAMO / Part M
  • Parts purchase

Air support:
  • Flight crew recruitment & training
  • Flight operations
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    24/7 AOG assist.

    UK AOG +44 7753 102599
    US AOG +1 855 264 4262
    MENA AOG +971 6 557 0177
    ASIA AOG +852 9700 6191
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