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EMS Operator to Become UK’s Largest With Fourth Helo

By Amy Kluber | June 30, 2016

Wales Air Ambulance will soon begin services with a fourth helicopter, making the charity the largest air ambulance operator in the U.K.

To be unveiled July 1 at the Swansea Air Show, an EC135 T2e will be based in Wales' capital at Cardiff. It is expected to become operational in August.

The other three helicopters operate from Llanelli, Caernarfon and Welshpool.


The charity operator recently said it has moved its headquarters to a new location in Dafen.


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