Single Stretcher with Control Panel Tower
Single Stretcher Features
Low Cost Helicopter Air Ambulance
Low operating costs and aircraft systems designed for easy field maintenance make the FH1100 a good choice for your helicopter air ambulance solution.
FH1100 Air Ambulance Helicopter
In 1970 the FH1100 helicopter became the first and only civil turbine powered helicopter to be used to provide a large scale, multi helicopter state wide air ambulance service.
Located in Mississippi the statewide program was designated Project CARE-SOM. Funding was provided by the U.S. Department of Transportation (U.S. DOT) and administered by Mississippi State University under DOT contract.
Three FH1100 air ambulance equipped helicopters provided 24/7 air ambulance and hospital transfer service for 38 primary counties and statewide intra and interstate hospital transfer service.
In September of 1970, after successfully completing the program, a 239 page report with 1162 mission summaries was published titled:
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