Universal Air Evac has two dedicated Learjet 35As that are permanently configured air ambulances. These aircraft boast speeds of 840 kilometres per hour and cruise altitude of up to 45,000 ft. Each aircraft has the capacity for one stretcher patient, two medical crew members, and one passenger along with two pilots.
The aircraft are each configured as standard with a single patient capacity stretcher system, electrical power, integrated oxygen supply, suction and medical air system. The medical unit has an integrated supply of oxygen, and additional independently-stowed oxygen can be carried in the aft baggage compartment for longer flights.
A portable medical equipment storage system and loading ramp facilitate easy and safe patient loading.
On the Ground
Universal Air Evac has a strategic partnership with Emer-G-Med Ambulance services in South Africa. This partnership ensures that the best-equipped ambulances are used to transport patients from Lanseria Airport to the requested receiving hospital around Gauteng.