Christophorus Flugrettungsverein ( CFV ) established in 1983. Today the ÖAMTC ( Österreichischer Automobil-, Motorrad- und Touring Club, Austrian Motorist and Touring Club )
is the largest mobility club in Austria with more than 2 million members. It is an economically independent association.
As of 2020, ÖAMTC Air Rescue operates 28 EC135/H135 helicopters from 17 permanent bases and 4 additional bases during the wintertime in Austria performing on average 52 missions per day