Life Flight operates seven helicopters which travel between 120 and 150 mph: Two Agusta A109 k2’s and five Agusta AW109 SP Grand
helicopters. These are twin engine, high altitude, high performance aircraft
which provide the performance requirements for Life Flight’s high altitude and
hoist mission profile.
are based at McKay-Dee Hospital in Ogden, Intermountain Medical Center in
Murray, Utah Valley Regional Medical Center, Provo, Uintah Basin Medical
Center, Roosevelt, Dixie Regional Medical Center St. George and the Life Flight
Operations Center at the Salt Lake International Airport. There is also a
Neonatal Transport Team at Primary Children’s Hospital.
Intermountain Life Flight is CAMTS accredited. The standard flight team consists of a Flight Nurse, Paramedic and Pilot. Specialty care teams include additional Pediatric, Neonatal, OB and Mechanical Circulatory Team practitioners depending on the patient and mission. All rotor wing crew members are NVG qualified and all three flight team members wear goggles during night operations.
Life Flight operates three Beechraft B200 King Air airplanes — two based at the Salt Lake International Airport and one at the St. George Municipal Airport. These flying Intensive Care Units travel at 325 mph, can transport two patients with a medical team of four specialists and the pilot. Our Flight Teams provide exceptional critical care health care and transport though out the United States.