the patient’s needs
Designed around the patient’s needs, the AW169 is ideally suited to life-saving primary and secondary missions and rescue services. Thanks to its advanced technologies and flexibility, the AW169 ensures a rapid emergency response, even for long-distance inter-hospital transport or for Emergency Medical Services (EMS)/Search and Rescue (SAR) missions at high altitude.
Exceptional cabin flexibility
The most advanced
The largest cabin in its class features accommodation for 2 stretchers, either longitudinally or transversely and space for a full suite of the most advanced life-support equipment. Wide sliding doors allow easy loading/unloading of the patient, the spacious cabin ensures entire access to the patient. In addition to the cabin, a large baggage compartment is available to store additional stretchers and loose equipment.
when it counts
With its characteristics, the AW169 ensures that air medical professionals can be there when it counts, providing the best care. A Full Ice Protection (FIPS) will allow the AW169 to fly even in icing conditions. The Auxiliary Power Unit (APU) ‘mode’ allows the continued operation of the environmental control system, radios and medical devices when the rotors are stopped.
Focus on patient needs
Three airbusH160 EMS
The H160 was designed to answer the needs of the emergency medical service industry for primary and secondary EMS missions.
Airbus works with a wide range of EMS outfitters for the interior cabin layout. Depending on the EMS kit, the cabin can accommodate several configurations, seating arrangements, stretcher models and medical material. Patient comfort is key, with a low level of vibration even at maximum speed, a flat attitude, a fully equipped and spacious cabin, powerful air conditioning, and reduced downwash during patient loading and unloading.
Airbus works with a wide range of EMS outfitters for the interior cabin layout. Depending on the EMS kit, the cabin can accommodate several configurations, seating arrangements, stretcher models and medical material.
The Airbus H160 will entered in service fall 2022.
HeliMedic is the leading air ambulance and medical transport company in the United States. HeliMedic offers unparalleled medical care and bedside-to-bedside transportation on a worldwide basis and boasts the most experienced air medical crews in the industry.
Our HeliMedic team keep in regular contact with the airframe and engine manufacturers, implementing all upgrades, recommendations and airworthiness service bulletins. Careful and attentive maintenance by our licenced technicians - who provide 24/7 technical support.