Englands Emergency Helicopter Ambulances

Englands Emergency Helicopter Ambulances

The Eurocopter EC145 T2 Twin-Engine Multi-Role helicopter can be used by law enforcement and rescue missions.

Thank you to HEMS Commander – Senior Pilot Matt Sandblach

Equipped with state-of-the-art multifunction displays,
night-vision goggle compatible glass cockpit,
an advanced, Helionix digital avionics system,
and a four-axis automatic flight control system (AFCS).

A powerful searchlight
external roping capability
an external hoist
It can remain airborne for up to three hours and 33 minutes.

Powerful Searchlight can set fire to grass.

Its modular design allows easy configuration for multiple roles including emergency medical services (EMS), search-and-rescue (SAR), fire-fighting, transportation of maritime pilots, and electronic news gathering.

Agusta Westland AW169 Essex and Hertfordshire Air Ambulance

  • 2 x Pratt & Whitney Canada PW210A series turboshafts
  • 1,000 horsepower
  • 306 Km/h
  • Crew: 1 or 2.
  • Capacity: 8 to 12 passengers, plus 250 kg (551 lbs) baggage and cargo; or 1 stretcher, plus 7 medical attendants; or 2 stretchers, plus 5 medical attendants.
  • Length: 14.645 m (48 ft 1 in)
  • Width: 2.530 m (8 ft 4 in) Horizontal stab 3.205 m.
  • Height: 4.50 m (15 ft 0 in)
airbus ambulance