AgustaWestland delivers first AW109 Powers to Keystone
AgustaWestland recently announced
that it had delivered in January 2012 the first of two AW109 Power helicopters
to Keystone Med-Flight. These aircraft will be used to perform flight
management operations for the Hahnemann University Hospital’s, Tenet Health
System – “MidAtlantic Medevac” Air medical Transport System in Pennsylvania.
The AW109 Power helicopter is equipped with a LifePort designed medical
AgustaWestland is currently
outfitting the second AW109 Power at its facility in Philadelphia. The AW109 Power medical fit-out
and completion was conducted at Keystone Med-Flights sister company, Uniflight West Penn.
“We are very pleased to have
formed this very mutually beneficial partnership with AgustaWestland, Hahnemann
and ourselves,” said Rick Hinkle, president of Keystone Med-Flight. “The
helicopter has already performed very well for us and we have received numerous
compliments from the customer and first responders on its beauty and medical