LifeFlight has a commercial contract with a consortium of oil and gas exploration and production companies operating in Australia.
The helicopter service is the only fully integrated and OGP aviation standards compliant service available in Australia.
This contract, not only help keep LifeFlight's community helicopter service viable, but also provide valuable support to remote communities who gain round-the-clock emergency medical care in the Surat Basin and Roma regions.
Surat Gas Aero-Medical Service
The service was established in April 2011 to minimise the impact industry development has on local emergency medical services. Operated by LifeFlight, it has proved to be a medical lifeline for the community of Queensland’s remote South West region. Two medically configured AgustaWestland 139 helicopters based at Roma and...