fbpx

St. Vincent HELP Flight celebrates 40 years of care in Montana

June 13, 2019

Source: KTVQ Online

HELP Flight celebrates this month its 40th anniversary of responding to emergencies in south-central Montana.

The air ambulance service run out of St. Vincent Healthcare has spent four decades taking to the sky to help Montanans in their times of need.

Providing what can be life-saving care while in the air requires a very specific set of skills.

“With an ambulance background, I’m used to smaller spaces. However, this is smaller,” said Whitney Jacobs, a flight paramedic for HELP Flight. “We’re used to bumpy environments, this is bumpier. In an ambulance, you can stand up and you can move around appropriately. You can’t do that in the aircraft.”

Stay Updated with Metro

Momentum for the EC145e spikes at AMTC

Momentum for the EC145e spikes at AMTC

Momentum for the EC145e spikes at AMTC  November 14, 2019 Metro Aviation moves on with six EC145e orders following the 2019 Air Medical Transport Conference, leaving 10 aircraft available for purchase. With orders in place before the conference, Metro saw increased...

University of Utah AirMed explores new role for mass casualty incidents

University of Utah AirMed explores new role for mass casualty incidents

University of Utah AirMed explores new role for mass casualty incidents  November 5, 2019 Source: Vertical Magazine Across the U.S., mass casualty incidents (MCIs) are becoming all too common. Single, horrific events — whether mass shootings, natural disasters, or...

Metro seeks STC for Stryker configurations in EC145

Metro seeks STC for Stryker configurations in EC145

Metro seeks STC for Stryker configurations in EC145 November 5, 2019 Metro recently began the Supplemental Type Certificate (STC) process for the Stryker Performance Pro in the EC145.  Metro initiated the process after the ground ambulance standard was changed...

Download Brochure

Metro Aviation is constantly growing our capabilities and expanding our reach. Metro holds more than 30 Supplemental type Certificates (STC) and completes about 35 aircraft each year for U.S. customers anf global clients.