Air ambulance services by the numbers
35+years of air ambulance experience
8-17minute average helicopter response times in city and rural environments
160+Babcock-owned EMS aircraft in service
73,000missions completed last year
58,000emergency medical flight hours last year
1000+highly skilled and trained medical professionals
140+operational EMS bases around the globe
What we do
Our Canadian specialist teams provide 24/7, primary and secondary medical transportation services, or can tailor our service delivery to our customers’ specific air ambulance requirements.
We can deliver:
- Fixed and rotary-wing services
- Specialized ambulance-configured aircraft
- Customized medical aircraft interiors that meet stringent regulatory requirements
- Specialized training to support emergency medical services crews
- Medical teams, including doctors, nurses and paramedics
Experience in every situation and environment
Our air ambulance experience is drawn from operating environments that extend from northernmost Europe to Canada and southern Australia. Our services are delivered over land and sea, at high altitudes, over long distances, in extreme weather, and in remote, rural and complex urban environments.
Babcock provides Critical Care air medical transport throughout the Province of Manitoba and to surrounding jurisdictions, including out-of-province patient transport.
One of the world’s leading providers of air ambulance services
How we do it
Our air ambulance teams help our customers save lives and minimize injuries and illness with a mission-critical operational focus on high standards and cost-effectiveness. They draw on Babcock’s overall aviation capabilities and expertise, and on lessons learned from across the breadth and depth of Babcock’s global air ambulance operations.
Provisioning life-saving aircraft
Babcock’s global air ambulance network includes many operating bases, with talented teams of highly trained professionals serving in multiple aircraft types, many of which are fully equipped with healthcare systems necessary to stabilize patients during emergency flights from remote and difficult-to-access areas.
We work with you to address your specific needs.
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Air Ambulance in the Newsroom
Operational insight: EMS operations in the Bayonne region, France Situated between the Pyrenees mountains and the Atlantic Ocean (Basque Country), Babcock’s EMS SAMU 64A base […]