The founding members of EAA have a large experience in participating in humanitarian missions throughout the world in close co-operation with its respective governments, the NATO and the United Nations.
European Air ambulance assets for humanitarian missions:
- Direct, immediate and flexible response to local and international partners
- Operational 24/7/365
- Wide range of operational means: air ambulance planes, rescue helicopters, medical teams, logistics
- Rapid response: able to start an international mission within 2 hours
- Dedicated and experienced staff with ongoing training and special equipment
Partner for emergency.lu
Luxembourg Air Ambulance, founding member of European Air Ambulance, is a technical partner for emergency.lu, a satellite based telecommunication platform in support of humanitarian operations, commissioned by the Luxembourg Ministry of Foreign Affairs - Directorate for Development Cooperation.
Emergency.lu is addressing the challenge of worldwide rapid response capacity and preparedness for humanitarian emergencies by providing a solution to fill the communication gap in the first hours and days after a large-scale disaster. It is a multi-layer platform consisting of satellite infrastructure and capacity, communication and coordination services, satellite ground terminals and transportation of equipment to the disaster area within the first 12 to 20 hours.
Partnership agreement further extended on 19th Decemebr 2014