The Metro II Aeromed aircraft has a flying (fuel) range of up to 4 hours, with an abundance of space available for medical equipment, escorts, patients, and medical professionals.
Medical Equipment in the Aircraft
Each Aeromed aircraft is equipped with Spectrum Aero Med systems, a removable Ferno number 9 stretcher, 3,400 L built in oxygen tank, suction unit, 115 VAC power, Physio Control Life Pak 15 Cardiac monitors, IV pump, plus all other equipment and supplies required by Manitoba Health Emergency Services Basic Air Ambulance licensing.
In addition, each aircraft comes with a custom made stretcher lift with electric winch capable of supporting up to 800lbs, with an extra large rear cargo door (53”X 53”) to provide for easy transportation of all sized clients and over-sized wheelchairs.
The Perimeter Aviation Medical Services Division employs more than twenty caring and professional Aeromedical Specialists licensed with Manitoba Health. Our Medical Services Division is ready to provide dedicated Air Ambulance services throughout Manitoba and Canada 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year.
Our medevac bases are located in Winnipeg, Thompson, Cross Lake, Island Lake and Oxford House.