Start Your Own Air Ambulance Service Business

Air Ambulance Service business remains in demand for all seasons. Starting your own air ambulance service business means finding the right people for the right job, so that you can serve with your best for all clients.

Air ambulance is a transportation vehicle specifically used for emergency and medical cases. It is used for a faster response and assistance to the people in need.

Unlike the traditional ambulance vehicle, an air ambulance is faster and can easily detect the location of the caller who needs help. It can go to places that an ambulance vehicle cannot reach such as mountain tops, terrains, and any places that have difficult paths to and fro. Just the same, an air ambulance has all the equipment that a traditional ambulance vehicle has such as stretchers, medicines, ventilators, heart monitoring equipment, and other life reviving equipment. As it may transport the patient speedily to the hospital, it has also some small counterfeits. Since helicopters and small planes produce a loud noise that you can hardly hear each others voices, rescuers will also have a hard time hearing the necessary vital life signs from the patient such as the pulse and heart beat. Also, due to the vibration and movement of the air ambulance, medics will have a difficulty moving around to check on the patient’s entire body in a maximized state. Flying an air ambulance is quite risky for the rescuers and their patients as well because of the instances controlled by the environment and machine failures. That is why extreme caution and presence of mind is needed from the rescuers in an air ambulance.

It is a great advantage for you if you will choose air ambulance service as your business. To start your own Air Ambulance Service business, it is best for you to analyze your resources. This business is very expensive in all aspects. Just think of the equipment you will need to invest on for your business. You will need a helicopter to start with. It probably costs more than a million just for a single unit. Take into account also the high end medical equipment which will cost hundreds of thousand per unit. But with the right network of people, you can have a chance of having a person or group of people sponsor your expenses as their charity work. It is a big lessening of financial burden for you, if that is the case.

Next, read on various articles and literature on life saving and rescuing. There are standards and regulations to be followed, especially in that kind of business where you are handling the lives of people. That is why it is best if you would hire experts in the medical services for the rescuing job. Make sure your employees are physically fit and strategic minded in tough situations like emergencies. But their good performance must also be compensated with proper salary rates and insurance, especially when they are regularly facing dangerous situations.

This business also needs a headquarters filled with video and audio surveillance systems. It must be connected to the roving air ambulance. Again, your employees that are situated in the headquarters must also have excellent communication skills.

Starting an Air Ambulance Service business basically focuses on finding the right people for the job to make your business operate smoothly. You can get al the assistance you can have so you will only have the best of the best for your clients. You may even work hand-in-hand with government agencies for aiding to different emergency situations that may affect the people.


  • Lodi said on February 26, 2014
    I want to start my own air ambulance service business in Pretoria, south Africa
  • Ahmed Awad said on February 28, 2015
    I would like to start my small project in Cairo Egypt as aeromedical evacuation
  • Dr Dagemawi said on March 5, 2016
    i would like to start my own air ambulance. Addis Ababa Ethiopia
  • dave beginner adviser said on September 14, 2017
    Looking for people who want to start an air ambulance service
  • Ranvir Singh said on November 4, 2020
    I need a help to boost my business Singh ambulance services


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