Thanks to ASV, our crews can focus on setting up the patient.

ASV in particular has proven its worth in everyday use. Our crews are highly enthusiastic about it. They say that they don’t have to worry about the ventilation and can focus on setting the patient up.

Dr. Olivier Seiler
Deputy Medical Director (till 2014)
Rega Air Ambulance, Zurich, Switzerland

Rega Air Ambulance, Zurich, Switzerland
Rega is a private, non-profit air rescue service that provides emergency medical assistance in Switzerland, Liechtenstein, and all around the world. The head office is located at Zurich-Kloten airport. 3 Challenger ambulance-jets are used for repatriations of seriously ill patients in the “flying intensive-care unit” from abroad, transfer of newborn babies in a transportable incubator as well as for transport of helpers and rescue dogs to disaster areas.

Key facts

  • Founded in: 1952
  • Number of employees: 347
  • Fleet: 17 helicopters, 3 ambulance jets
  • Number of helicopter bases: 13
  • Hamilton Medical vents in use: 3 HAMILTON-T1 (in the ambulance jets)
  • Patient groups: adult, pediatric, neonatal