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Rega Received First Two of Six H145, 21-Jun-18 : #delivery Airbus Germany delivered the first two of six H145/EC145T2 to Swiss Air-Rescue Rega. Current EC145 model scheduled to be phased out by middle of 2019

Swiss Air-Rescue Rega Orders Six H145, 09-Dec-16 : Swiss Air-Rescue Rega signed for 6 new H-145 / EC145T2 to be delivered in 2018 to replace the current EC145

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)

Three AW169 for Swiss Air-Rescue Rega Project Icebird, 01-Dec-15 : Swiss rescue service Rega orders 3 AW169 with Full Ice Protection System for delivery in 2020. Over 150 AW169s sold worldwide so far

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.

AgustaWestland Unveils the Da Vinci Project Helicopter, 05-Mar-09 : AgustaWestland unveiled the Da Vinci helicopter to Swiss air-rescue operator REGA during an official ceremony held at AgustaWestland's Vergiate plant

REGA selects the Grand, 12-Sep-06 : Swiss Air-Rescue REGA selected the AgustaWestland Grand as their new helicopter