Best answer: Where is the North East Air Ambulance based?

Where Is NI air ambulance based?

Our operational base is located just outside Lisburn, Co. Antrim. When we are tasked it takes a maximum of 10 minutes to be airborne.

Does NI have an air ambulance?

Air Ambulance NI, is a charity in Northern Ireland. … The charity’s operational helicopter carries a crew compiling pilot, doctor, and paramedic, 365 days of the year operating for twelve hours every day.

Does the Northern Ireland Air Ambulance fly at night?

At last one has now been provided. AANI currently operates from 7am to 7pm, 365 days of the year and has so far carried out more than 140 HEMS (Helicopter Emergency Medical Service) missions, which equates to more than one per day.

Where are the UK Air Ambulance based?

The helicopters are hangared at RAF Northolt, but operate during the day from their base at the Royal London Hospital in Whitechapel, East London, a helicopter can reach any patient inside the M25 London orbital motorway, which acts as the service’s catchment area, within 15 minutes.

How much does an air ambulance helicopter cost UK?

EC135 Helicopter

EC135 Helicopter
Top speed 140 knots (161mph)
Maximum take-off weight 2,950kg
Cost £4.5 million
Length 12.16m

Can air ambulance land anywhere UK?

If you ever see us land, be assured it pretty much always is a real life emergency. … London’s Air Ambulance has unique privileges in London’s airspace, with priority over all other air traffic when on an emergency medical call. Our experienced pilots have the right to land anywhere they deem safe.

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What Colour is air ambulance NI?

Air Ambulance NI Brand Guidelines

We use two colour variants of our logo, red and white. We also use two orientation variants of our logo, horizontal and vertical.