Rega Receives CAMTS Accreditation, 15-Jun-16 : REGA Schweizerische Rettungsflugwacht, the Swiss Air Rescue, first european certified for helicopter and jets operations by the Commission on Accreditation of Medical Transport Systems (CAMTS)
Rega Swiss Ambulance AW109SP now with IFR, 10-Dec-14 : Rega, the Swiss SAR and EMS provider, retrofit and certify its mountain AgustaWestland AW109SP GrandNew helicopter fleet to fly under instrument flight rules (IFR).
REGA AW109SP demo flights with Elbit SkyVis, 30-Sep-14 : Elbit Systems recently completed a series of successful helicopter flight tests in Zurich, using the SkyVis Day/Night Head Mounted Display (HMD) onboard an AW-109SP helicopter of the Swiss air rescue company Rega.
AgustaWestland GrandNew simulator to Rega, 18-Jun-13 : AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, is pleased to announce that it has delivered a GrandNew Full Flight Simulator (FFS) to Rega of Switzerland and that the simulator has been certified by the Swiss National Aviation Authority (SFOCA).
Rega celebrates 20,000 flight hours on the EC145, 07-Mar-11 : Swiss operator Rega, one of the most experienced helicopter emergency services (HEMS) operators in Europe, was present on Eurocopter’s booth today to celebrate hitting the 20,000 flight hour mark with their fleet of 6 EC145s in just a mere 8 years. Rega, which started operations in Switzerland in 1952, just achieved its 300,000th mission last October.
Rega Signs Contract for a GrandNew Helicopter Simulator, 21-Jan-11 : AgustaWestland, a Finmeccanica company, is pleased to announce that a contract has been signed with Rega, the Swiss SAR and EMS provider, for the supply of a state-of-the-art advanced simulator to meet the training requirements for Rega’s new fleet of Da Vinci and GrandNew light twin helicopters.