Spectrum Aeromed, November 03, 2021 - FARGO, ND — Spectrum Aeromed has announced it is partnering with Uniflight Global on multiple AW119Kxi interiors, with installation beginning in January 2022 for two HEMS flight programs.
“Amazing things are happening in the EMS/HEMS fields by the medical teams. To be a part of their cutting-edge requirements is very exciting,” said Matthew Christenson, VP and Account Executive for Spectrum Aeromed.
Spectrum Aeromed is providing a fully-dedicated cabin interior that is STC certified for the Leonardo AW119Kxi helicopter. Key features of the interior will include a 10 Liter LOX oxygen supply, patient pivot loading system from the left side, two forward facing medical attendant seats and one aft facing medical seat, medical mounting options on the ceiling and back wall, and valance panels for all radios, controls and outlets.
The project includes a total of six sets of custom equipment built for Life Link III of Minnesota and Mercy Flight of New York. All six custom interior installations have planned completion dates in 2022.
“We are delighted to once again partner with Spectrum Aeromed and their turnkey interior solution for EMS operators,” offered Ray Weiser, the V.P. of Sales for Uniflight. “The next six completions were an easy sell — the operators came to us asking for a Spectrum Aeromed solution.”
“Spectrum Aeromed’s longtime partnership and close collaboration with these customers encourages innovation to meet their high standards of patient care, said Ricky Reno, VP and Account Executive for Spectrum Aeromed.”
About Uniflight Global: Established in 1982 and acquired in 2008 by Hawke Aerospace, Uniflight Global has become a well-known name within the rotorcraft Industry for providing the highest quality Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul (MR&O) services.
As an FAA Part 145 Repair Station, Uniflight is the only MR&O facility that provides factory-certified maintenance service representation for the majority of the rotorcraft OEM’s and models. Uniflight is proud to be Customer Service Facilities for Leonardo Helicopters, Airbus, and Bell Helicopters. Uniflight facilities are hosted in two unique locations with Grand Prairie Texas as headquarters. Uniflight’s satellite Repair Station is located 50 miles south of Pittsburgh in Belle Vernon, Pennsylvania.
About Spectrum Aeromed: Spectrum Aeromed is a leading global designer and manufacturer of custom air medical and air ambulance equipment for fixed and rotor-wing aircraft. Spectrum Aeromed’s modular and custom-built air medical equipment is used by all segments of the aviation industry, including charter services, private/VIP operators, royal families, emergency medical services (EMS) and search and rescue (SAR) operations, hospitals and corporations, as well as domestic and international military and government entities.
The company is qualified to produce specialized life support solutions for air, ground, and marine support applications. Spectrum Aeromed holds more than 90 Supplemental Type Certificates (STCs) covering more than 450 models of aircraft. Spectrum Aeromed is headquartered in Fargo, ND with a 17,000-square-foot manufacturing facility.