Challenge

The U.S. Military, operating from Edwin Andrews Air Force Base in Zamboanga Philippines, requires fixed-wing short take-off and landing and helicopter support for personnel in CASEVAC/MEDEVAC and heavy-lift cargo situations.

industry
  • Defense Aviation
  • Aerial Operations
services
  • Defense & National Security
location
  • Philippines

Solution

Erickson Inc. is saving lives by providing a high-level of quality service to the U.S. Military, with aviation casualty evacuations and medical missions. Our customer has found the Bell 214ST rotary-wing aircraft and Casa 212 fixed-wing aircraft highly capable in the hot and humid conditions of the dense jungle and mountainous regions. Each aircraft excels in a wide variety of internal and external configurations including cargo movement, sling load, passenger transport, as well as the specialized medical and rescue equipment needed for Medevac flights.

Results

 

Years of service with mission support

 

Rotary-wing helicopters

 

Fixed-wing aircraft