Air Ambulance Handling

Jet Assist can offer Specialist Ground Handling tailored to Air Ambulance flights that require to operate to Northern Ireland.  Belfast International Airport / EGAA is the only airport which operates 24 hrs, it is also centrally located with easy access to main routes to Hospitals across Northern Ireland.

 Two King Air's on Medical flights during the night

Two King Air's on Medical flights during the night

We can offer our services for different categories of Air Ambulance flights:

Patient Transfers
Surgical Teams and Equipment
Organ Transportation


  BE20 King Air on a P  atient repatriation from T enerife via Porto for a fuel stop

BE20 King Air on a Patient repatriation from Tenerife via Porto for a fuel stop

 

'Blue Light' transfers inbound & outbound can be arranged with advance notice to ensure that minimal time is spent on the ground during the transfer period.

The Jet Assist Operations Team are available 24 hrs for any requests to operate to Belfast International.

Contact the Operations Department for more information.  

Between the hours of 1800 - 0600 UTC, contact the 'Duty On Call' by telephone on +44 28 9442 2646

 Learjet 60 from the United States on a Patient repatriation during their Tech Stop from Greece to USA

Learjet 60 from the United States on a Patient repatriation during their Tech Stop from Greece to USA

Some of the main Hospitals within Northern Ireland and the distances by road from the Belfast International Airport:

  • Royal Victoria Hospital, Belfast - 14 miles
  • Belfast City Hospital - 15 miles
  • Mater Infirmorum Hospital, Belfast - 13 miles
  • Musgrave Park Hospital, Belfast - 17 miles
  • Ulster Hospital, Dundonald - 21 miles
  • Craigavon Area Hospital, Portadown - 22 miles
  • Altnagelvin Area Hospital, Derry - 60 miles
  • South West Acute Hospital, Enniskillen - 75 miles
  King Air transporting Organs to England

King Air transporting Organs to England

 Three King Air's for a Surgical Team & Organ transportation

Three King Air's for a Surgical Team & Organ transportation

Our Operations can assist in making arrangements if you require an Ambulance to provide ground transport to a Hospital on arrival at Belfast International Airport.

We work with Medical Professionals who can provide first class care and transport to the destination hospital.

 BE20 King Air & CJ2+ transporting a Surgical Team & Organs

BE20 King Air & CJ2+ transporting a Surgical Team & Organs

  Dornier 328 on a P atient repatriation from Malaga

Dornier 328 on a Patient repatriation from Malaga

Air Ambulance Air Crew

During the time on the ground the crew can make use of our facilities at the Business Jet Centre, click on the Air Crew Services page for more details.

We offer a dedicated crew lounge along with crew sleeping area and all the usual FBO amenities, which represents one of the finest business aviation facilities on the island of Ireland.

The crew can be back at the aircraft in as little as five to ten minutes once the Ambulance is on the return journey to the airport.  Typically an aircraft can be airborne in less than ten minutes of the completed transfer to the aircraft.


Banner Photo courtesy of Capital Air Ambulance