Tuesday, January 3, 2012
Health Care District Looks to Replace Aging Trauma Hawk Fleet
The Palm Beach Post
The Palm Beach County Health Care District will begin discussions Tuesday on whether and when to replace its air ambulance fleet, which is almost 13 years old.
The district paid $6.7 million each for its two Sikorsky S76-C+ trauma helicopters, delivered in 1999. Each one has transported about 4,700 patients during its life and flown more than 2,600 hours. Full Story