Memorial MedFlight’s new Eurocopter EC145 is undergoing final completion at Metro Aviation in Shreveport, La. The helicopter will join MedFlight’s critical care transport unit at the South Bend, Ind.-based Memorial Hospital. Rodney Logan, program manager at Memorial MedFlight, said his team chose the EC145 for it’s larger cabin and payload to expand the services it currently provides with an EC135. The aircraft comes equipped with IFR for improved communications and safety capabilities. The EC145 is scheduled for delivery to MedFlight in May.
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