Air Ambulance Nepal
Nepal is a developing country with a low income economy, ranking 145 of 187 countries on the Human Development Index (HDI) in 2014. It continues to struggle with high levels of hunger and poverty. Despite these challenges, Nepal has been making steady progress, with the government making a commitment to improve the status to a developed state by 2025.
Nepal is well connected by our Air Ambulance services from New Delhi and Mumbai.
HI Flying - Fixed wing aircrafts connect Kathmandu to New Delhi and the patients are further evacuated home to their International destinations.
Also patients fly from Kathmandu Nepal to Bangkok Thailand for treatment.
Hi Flying provides Turboprop aircrafts like Kingair and Citation jets for emergency evacuations from this region. The pilots are specially qualified for high altitude landing in Nepal.
Also Helicopter evacuations are possible from Everest and other tourist camps.
Hi Flying played an important role in patient evacuation in the Earthquake that struck Nepal in 2015 and its efforts were well appreciated by the Government of Nepal.
Nepal Helicopter evacuation services
HI Flying - Helicopter Medical Rescue Service operates 24 hours a day on Ecureuil AS 350 B2 to transport critically ill or injured patients. It operates in extreme weather conditions and can be dispatched within one hour in case of extreme emergency.
Medical Equipments Onboard:
- Inbuilt Stretcher
- Oxygen Facilities
- ECG Monitoring Unit
- CPR Equipment
- Our Medical Team - Doctor/Nurses/Paramedics
- Experienced and certified by Nepal Medical Council.
- Advanced cardiac life support training
- Aviation physiology training
- Trauma resuscitation and management training
- Pediatric advanced life support and neonatal resuscitation training
Trekking in Nepal
Trekking in Nepal is very popular. Trekking comes with its own set of medical emergencies. Helicopter is the only mode of emergency transportation in Nepal.
We can facilitate our medical helicopters for patient travel and transportation in various places like Kathmandu valley, Pokhara, Lumbini, Jomsom and the major trekking areas in Everest, Langtang and Annapurna.
The common ailments trekkers might suffer are altitude sickness, heart problems, dysentery or fracture during a trek. Helicopter evacuation and bringing them to major hospital center in Kathmandu is done including roof top landing on the hospital in Kathmandu Nepal.